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Welcome to the OC and the Lone Star State!

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Things are looking up in the OC. Family Promise of Orange County, CA becomes our seventh Affiliate in the Golden State and fourth in the LA area. It also serves as the first of two Orange Counties to open Affiliates this year. While the OC is famous as a wealthy suburb to LA and while […]

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Welcome San Gabriel Valley and Indiana County

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

San Gabriel Valley Director Lynnea Hughes and Board President Karen Roberson. Family Promise of San Gabriel Valley becomes our 6th Affiliate in California. The San Gabriel Valley runs from Pasadena to Pomona in the greater Los Angeles area. Efforts began when Michael Gin heard about Family Promise from a fellow missionary in China who had […]

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Three New Affiliates Serve Rural Families

Monday, February 6, 2012

Larissa Kimmel and Bob Fatzinger sign their lease. Three new Affiliates opened recently: Family Promise of Carbon County PA, Family Promise of Lee County NC and Family Promise of NewRock GA. Carbon County and Lee County become the twelfth Affiliates in their respective states and NewRock is Georgia’s seventh. All three represent rural areas which […]

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Two Fastest-Developing Affiliates are #’s 169 & 170

Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Green County Director, Bryce Riemer Family Promise of Green County, WI, along the Illinois/Wisconsin border, is the 6th Affiliate in the Badger State. It all began with a community meeting in March and culminated with the acceptance of a family into the program on November 7th. That’s 239 days; about 7 weeks less than it […]

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New Jersey Nets Send Family Promise Kids Shopping

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Sly and friend. The New Jersey Nets’ team mascot, Sly the Silver Fox, led 25 children from Family Promise Affiliates in northern New Jersey, on a shopping spree at Toys “R” Us in Paramus on December 14th. Representatives from the Nets, Toys “R” Us and Family Promise Affiliates in Sussex, Essex and Morris counties took […]

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New Jersey Nets Share Thanksgiving Dinner with Family Promise

Monday, November 28, 2011

On the Monday before Thanksgiving, the New Jersey Nets celebrated their Season of Giving by donating 125 Thanksgiving food baskets to low-income and homeless families at Family Promise Affiliates in Morris County and Bergen County. &nbsp Members of the Nets Dancers and Team Hype joined Nets mascot Sly the Silver Fox at Family Promise of […]

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Family Promise Gathers in Salt Lake City for its 11th National Conference

Friday, November 4, 2011

Karen Olson, President, and keynote speaker Diana Butler Bass. Family Promise representatives and supporters, more than 260 in all, convened from September 23-25, 2011 in Salt Lake City for their national conference, Moving Mountains. The theme reflected the challenges faced by families and Affiliates alike in the current economy, as well as the amazing work […]

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New Family Promise Apparel at the Online Store

Friday, November 4, 2011

Family Promise introduced new logoed Family Promise apparel at our national conference in Salt Lake City. Affiliates from across the country purchased items for staff, board members, volunteers and guest families. With the holidays approaching, now is the perfect time to stock up on Family Promise gear!   Items include: Men’s and Women’s Polo Shirts […]

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Welcome Family Promise of North Central Palm Beach County (FL) and Family Promise of Bradley County (TN): Affiliates 167 & 168

Friday, November 4, 2011

Bradley County Director Shady Hernandez surrounded by staff and Board Family Promise of North Central Palm Beach County is the 9th affiliate in the Sunshine State. Centered around West Palm Beach, FPNCPBC took time to develop. But last fall the network hired a director, Rhonda Clinton, a seasoned non-profit professional and quickly set to work […]

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Welcome Collin County, TX: Affiliate #166

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Affiliate Network Director, Brandy Hill. Family Promise of Collin County, TX comprises the northern suburbs of Dallas and marks the 13th Affiliate in the Lone Star State. Collin County has a population of nearly 800,000 with only one family shelter which turns away dozens of families each month. Nearly all social services are concentrated in […]

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