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Affiliate News · The Latest

Affiliates Responding to Tropical Storm Marco and Hurricane Laura

tropical storms laura and marco

Wednesday, August 26, 2020

  As Tropical Storm Marco & Hurricane Laura impact the Gulf Coast, our Affiliates are uniquely poised to assist families already experiencing homelessness and those seeking shelter following the storms. The following Family Promise Affiliates are working to provide shelter, prevention, and stabilization services in the Gulf Region. Family Promise of Acadiana (LA) Family Promise […]

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The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

Voices of Family Promise | Katrina Bostick on the Recent Family Promise of the Coastal Empire Merger

Katrina Bostick

Tuesday, August 25, 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 implement […]

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The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

Back to School – COVID-19 Style

school supplies

Monday, August 17, 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 implement […]

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The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

Social Media: The Key to Success? – Using Social Media to Increase Awareness

Social Media

Friday, August 14, 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 implement […]

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Press Releases · The Latest

Davie County Mom Returns Home to Childhood Property with Help from Clayton and Family Promise

The Allen Family cuts the ribbon to their new home

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Family Promise Selects Family Who Overcame Homelessness to Receive New Home from Clayton ADVANCE, NC – August 13, 2020 — Family Promise, an organization that serves families with children who are currently homeless or at risk of experiencing homelessness, and Clayton, a national home builder of site-built and off-site built homes, recently celebrated the donation […]

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Affiliate News · The Latest

Family Promise Union County 21-Day Family Fitness Challenge

Fitness Gear

Monday, August 10, 2020

This article was written by Amy Jones, Family Promise’s Manager of Volunteer Engagement, and was originally published on The New Jersey Healthy Communities Network. The way we think about our bodies and move our bodies has been greatly disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic. With gyms closed and social distancing mandates in outdoor park settings, […]

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The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

CHATS WITH CARA | Work From Home Tips with Aarti Virani

Chats with Cara

Monday, August 10, 2020

Each week, Family Promise’s Chief Impact Officer, Cara Bradshaw, is joined on Instagram Live by a conversation partner to talk about topics impacting the Family Promise network, our guests, and supporters. Learn more by following Family Promise on Instagram. In this episode from earlier this spring, Cara talks with Aarti Virani, a freelance arts and […]

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The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

Why I Give: Volunteer Spotlight – Paul Delaney

Paul Delaney

Friday, August 7, 2020

Paul Delaney is the first to say that when you own a pickup truck you become popular pretty quickly. Delaney, a self-employed contractor from Summit, NJ, owns two trucks and has been extremely popular with Family Promise since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the country. Since March, Delaney has been putting miles on his trucks helping […]

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The Latest · Voices of Family Promise

Cara Bradshaw: Why You Don’t Have To Project Perfection

Cara Bradshaw

Friday, August 7, 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 implement […]

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National News · The Latest

The Summer Surge of Homelessness

A mom and daughter

Monday, August 3, 2020

As summer arrives and temperatures soar, so do the number of families experiencing homelessness in the U.S. Shelters see great need in winter when people seek protection from the elements. But shelters nationwide report a “summer surge” when applications increase by as much as 25 percent. Overcrowding and utility bills For families doubled up with […]

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