Shelter From the Storm Ministries (SFTSM) located in Sun Prairie recently announced The Meester Family Foundation Matching Funds.

The Meester Family Foundation has offered a matching fundraiser: for every $1 raised, the foundation will contribute 50 cents up to $25,000 through June 17, 2020.

Individuals may donate by going online to Donations may also be mailed to Shelter from The Storm Ministries, P.O. Box 152, Sun Prairie, WI 53590.

“As so many are ‘sheltering in place’ right now due to the pandemic, the need for this ministry continues to save young mothers and their children from homelessness,” Mark and Lori Meester said.

SFTSM is a 501©3 non-profit ministry, incorporated in Wisconsin, led by a local volunteer Board of Directors and Executive Team, with no national affiliation.

SFTSM is a Christian organization made up of individuals with various religious affiliations who have come together to address the problem of homelessness for single moms and their children in Sun Prairie; learn more at

-Sun Prairie Star, May 21, 2020