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Family Promise CEO Statement on Racial Injustice

Tuesday, June 2, 2020

We are saddened and angered by the murder of George Floyd, yet another example of the prevalent racial injustice and inequality in our country. Recent incidents have shown the crucial role that video footage plays. Before cell phone cameras, these realities were largely ignored by the media and the public, the trauma held only by […]

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Affiliate News · The Latest

COVID-19: Affiliate Spotlight – Family Promise of Clark County

A family

Friday, May 22, 2020

At Family Promise, desperate times call for creative measures. The COVID-19 crisis has been a proving ground for Family Promise Affiliates, volunteers, and partners across the country as service providers resort to unique and creative measures that ensure vulnerable families to continue to receive the support they need while working to regain independence. Over the […]

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National News · The Latest

Introducing Night Without a Bed | June 20, 2020

Abby

Friday, May 15, 2020

Eight-year-old Abby never expected she’d be doing her homework in a motel room every night. But when her dad lost his job, her family had to give up their home. They moved into a motel, and Abby went from having her own bedroom to sharing one room with her entire family. It was hard for […]

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Affiliate News · The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

Voices of Family Promise | Challenges Facing Nonprofits: Family Promise of Hawai’i

Sam Church - Square

Wednesday, May 13, 2020

  As part of our ongoing conversation on homelessness, we asked members of the Family Promise network and individuals working to serve families experiencing homelessness to share their personal thoughts and reflections on Family Promise and the issue of family homelessness. These writers are true thought leaders, using their skills and expertise to develop and […]

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Affiliate News · Success Stories · The Latest

A Mother’s Perseverance

Thursday, May 7, 2020

Between Amber, her four children, and all their worldly possessions, the family’s minivan was filled to capacity. Amber had been working as a property manager at her apartment complex, but when the facility underwent a management change just prior to the COVID-19 crisis, she lost her job and her lease was terminated without reason. The […]

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National News · The Latest

“Stay Home, Play Together” Campaign Has Students Competing to Fight Family Homelessness

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

It’s a straight shot for members of the New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) soccer teams to score a goal for families battling homelessness. Team members from 11 Northeastern colleges and universities are participating in “Stay Home, Play Together,” a fundraiser to benefit Family Promise, the leading national nonprofit addressing the crisis of family […]

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Affiliate News · The Latest

COVID-19: Affiliate Spotlight – Family Promise of Laurens County

Natilie and her family hold up the keys to their new home

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

At Family Promise, desperate times call for creative measures. The COVID-19 crisis has been a proving ground for Family Promise Affiliates, volunteers, and partners across the country as service providers resort to unique and creative measures that ensure vulnerable families to continue to receive the support they need while working to regain independence. Over the […]

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Affiliate News · Press Releases · The Latest

Family Promise of Union County Receives $10,000 Donation from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Family Promise Response to COVID-19

Friday, May 1, 2020

Union County, NJ, April 29, 2020 – The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donated $10,000 to Family Promise of Union County, an organization that helps at-risk and low-income families combat homelessness and gain sustainable independence. “As soon as the COVID-19 crisis began, we quickly developed the COVID-19 Hardship Assistance Fund,” said Geleen Donovan, […]

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Affiliate News · Press Releases · The Latest

Family Promise and Help Us Move In (HUMI) Announce Next Phase of Partnership to House Families

Friday, May 1, 2020

Partnership to support families experiencing homelessness across the United States SUMMIT, NJ — May 1, 2020 — Family Promise is proud to announce the selection of ten Family Promise Affiliates as grant recipients in a national partnership between Family Promise and HUMI, a Washington state-based nonprofit working with communities to fund and create programs helping […]

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Affiliate News · News · The Latest

COVID-19: Affiliate Spotlight – Family Promise North Shore Boston

Kids at Family Promise North Shore Boston

Thursday, April 30, 2020

At Family Promise, desperate times call for creative measures. The COVID-19 crisis has been a proving ground for Family Promise Affiliates, volunteers, and partners across the country as service providers resort to unique and creative measures that ensure vulnerable families to continue to receive the support they need while working to regain independence. Over the […]

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