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350+ Attend Family Promise National Conference in San Antonio

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Members of our Guest Advisory Council attend a line dancing night at the Family Promise National Conference in San Antonio, Texas.  Last week, more than 350 advocates for children and families from Family Promise Affiliates and partners gathered at the Family Promise National Conference just steps from the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas. Participants attended […]

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Cheryl Schuch: The Burden of Homelessness is Much Greater than Losing a House

Monday, March 11, 2019

Cheryl Schuch wants you to understand the long-term effects of homelessness on children.

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Too Many Children Experiencing Homelessness Aren’t Being Counted

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

On February 13th 2019, the US House of Representatives Finance Services Committee held the first ever full-committee Hearing on Homelessness.  Family Promise and our partners advocating for children and youth experiencing homelessness applaud the efforts of Chairwoman Waters as well as the bipartisan members of the Committee to learn more about and address the important […]

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“Injustice Anywhere is a Threat to Justice Everywhere”

Friday, February 15, 2019

Family Promise CEO Claas Ehlers explores how Martin Luther King Jr. might react to our modern day homelessness crisis.

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National News

Family Promise Rates Four Stars…Again

Monday, February 11, 2019

There are nearly 1.5 million public charities registered in the United States. To be rated by Charity Navigator, an organization must, among other criteria, have generated at least $1 million in revenue for two consecutive years and been in existence for at least seven years. Their criteria lower the total to a much more selective […]

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Belk Shares the Love with Family Promise

Wednesday, February 6, 2019

Belk is helping us transform the lives of southern families experiencing homelessness.

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Affiliate News

Girl Scouts Offers New Opportunities For Girls Experiencing Homelessness

Girls Scouts Tropp 6000

Thursday, January 31, 2019

This innovative Girl Scout troop is giving girls in the Family Promise program the chance to thrive.

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Tara Pagliarini speaks about her work at Family Promise of Brevard

Wednesday, January 9, 2019

As part of our ongoing conversation on homelessness, we asked members of our Affiliate Council—a collection of some of Family Promise’s most dynamic executive directors nationwide—to share their personal thoughts and reflections on Family Promise and the issue of family homelessness. These directors are true thought leaders, using their skills and expertise to develop and […]

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A New Year’s message from Family Promise CEO Claas Ehlers

Friday, January 4, 2019

Happy New Year! As we turn the calendar, let us take a moment to reflect upon where we have been and what we have accomplished. This past year marked the 30th Anniversary of Family Promise as a national organization. In 1988, we started as the National Interfaith Hospitality Network with a handful of Affiliates in […]

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Affiliate News

From Homeless to Home for the Holidays

Friday, December 21, 2018

 Our newest corporate partner, Clayton Homes, worked with Family Promise and our New Braunfels Affiliate in Texas to make sure a deserving family would have a home for the holidays.  The DePaz family lost their family-owned roadside assistance business and soon found themselves without housing.  Here is their story, as shared on Clayton’s blog: […]

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