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Friends in Need

Monday, December 12, 2016

Jo Ellen Schneider, Director of Family Promise of Florence (SC), is no stranger to tropical storms.  “Here along the southeastern coast, you get used to gearing up for hurricane season…we tend to be a little cautious.” As it became increasingly obvious that Hurricane Matthew was going to hit her community hard, Schneider called Kathleen Titus, […]

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Affiliate News-Fall 2016

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Now we’re cooking…Family Promise of Orange County’s (CA) Operations Manager Kevin Corbett had been with the Affiliate since they opened in 2012 and wanted to expand his role.  He and Executive Director Casey Crosbie brainstormed together and decided to make use of Kevin’s culinary arts degree from Cerritos College.  They established Cooking with Kevin, a […]

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Affiliates Focus on Families’ Health

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Although a lack of affordable housing is the most common obstacle facing the families we serve, Family Promise strives to provide a truly comprehensive set of services to help them get back on their feet.  From financial literacy to childcare to transportation – Affiliates across the country create targeted initiatives to address specific challenges in […]

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Sue Adler Program Benefits Union County Families

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

                              Family Promise-Union County (FPUC) and the Sue Adler Team of Keller Williams Realty share a fundamental core mission—both are in the business of putting families in homes. Thanks to a 3rd place finish in Adler’s 100th Home Sale Charity Program, […]

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Affiliate News-Spring 2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016

A leap of faith…Family Promise’s Athens (GA) Affiliate truly went over the edge this spring.  They partnered with two other local nonprofits that also focus on improving the lives of children for a fundraiser that allowed winners to walk backward off a 7-story building and rappel to the ground. The Affiliate teamed with the Nancy […]

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200th Family Promise Affiliate Opens

Monday, March 21, 2016

A journey that started in suburban New Jersey has found its way to the beautiful mountains of northwestern Virginia as the 200th Family Promise Affiliate has opened its doors.  This remarkable milestone was celebrated Sunday, March 13, with presentations, music and dancing, a choir comprised of singers from seventeen churches and a visit from Family […]

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Welcome our new Minnesota Affiliate

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Family Promise of Kandiyohi County, located in the primarily rural southwestern corner of the state, is the fourth Affiliate operating in the Land of 10,000 Lakes.  In 2010, the county had the highest rate of homeless families in the state, despite a population of only 42,000 people. Efforts began when a relocated Lutheran pastor who […]

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New Affiliates in California and Washington

Tuesday, June 9, 2015

We proudly welcome Family Promise of the South Bay, California and Family Promise of Skagit Valley, Washington, bringing our total of Affiliates nationwide to 192.   Family Promise of South Bay becomes the 5th Affiliate in the LA area, and 7th in the Golden State.  The South Bay encompasses several cities within Los Angeles County […]

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Another Affiliate Opens in the Bayou State

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Welcome to Family Promise of St. Tammany Parish, our third Affiliate in the Louisiana, located across the causeway from New Orleans on the north shore of Lake Pontchartrain. St. Tammany Parish has 233,000 residents and is one of the fastest growing parishes in the state. Efforts began as the parish explored ways to deal with […]

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A New Affiliate in Indiana

Monday, March 30, 2015

Help us welcome Family Promise of Hendricks County, Indiana. They open as our fifth Affiliate in the Hoosier State. Efforts began when a group that had been grappling with the issue of family homelessness in the county, which is due west of Indianapolis, considered possible solutions. Families had no recourse for shelter except travel into […]

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