Run for Shelter is a family friendly way to support My Father's House community shelter in East County. My Father’s House is a non-profit shelter ministry that opened to meet the needs of homeless families. The men, women and children in homeless families often sleep in their cars, crash on friends’ couches, or go from home to home just to survive. Many of these families have no idea of how to obtain or keep a job. Some need professional counseling. All of them need HOPE. By pledging to raise XXX you can support one family for XXX.