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Family Promise Welcomes Three New Trustees

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

NONPROFIT ORGANIZATION INDUCTS NEW BOARD MEMBERS IN EARLY 2020 SUMMIT, NJ – June 17, 2020– Earlier this year, Family Promise, the nation’s leading nonprofit addressing family homelessness, welcomed three new members to its Board of Trustees. Alex English – Basketball Hall of Fame Inductee (‘91), Retired Professional Basketball Player & Assistant Coach, Advocate Linda Henry […]

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Night Without a Bed Event Will Raise Awareness and Funds to Fight Family Homelessness

Tuesday, June 16, 2020

Family Promise Announces First National Night Without a Bed in Partnership with KIA Motors and Avocado Green Mattress SUMMIT, NJ, JUNE 16, 2020 — Family Promise, the nation’s leading nonprofit addressing family homelessness, announced their First National Night Without a Bed event in partnership with KIA Motors and Avocado Green Mattress. The virtual event, which […]

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Claas Ehlers Named to Charity Navigator’s Consultative Council of Nonprofit Leaders

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Tuesday, June 9, 2020

Family Promise CEO one of 24 nonprofit leaders selected On June 5, 2020, Claas Ehlers, CEO of Family Promise, was selected by Charity Navigator to join their Consultative Council of Nonprofit Leaders. According to the nonprofit evaluator, “This diverse team of experienced nonprofit leaders will advise Charity Navigator on various aspects of the sector, shed […]

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

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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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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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FamilyAlbum Founder Donates $1 Million Towards COVID-19 Relief for Families and Children

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Friday, April 24, 2020

The contribution will support the health and wellbeing of families and children negatively impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. TOKYO — mixi, Inc. today announced that FamilyAlbum founder Kenji Kasahara has donated $1 million to help families and children affected by the COVID-19 crisis. FamilyAlbum, a private photo-sharing app for families, has seen increasing demand for […]

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Clayton #AtHome Social Media Campaign Embraces Staying Home, Giving Back and Connecting Families

The Zovak-Ryan Family in front of their Clayton home

Friday, April 24, 2020

Social media campaign encourages homeowners to share #AtHome moments while educating about importance of preventing family homelessness with Family Promise MARYVILLE, Tenn., April 22, 2020 – Clayton, a national home builder of site-built and off-site built homes, is excited to announce the #AtHome social media campaign, designed to encourage families to reflect on and cherish […]

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Family Promise and the Synchrony Foundation Announce $1.2 Million Pilot Program to Combat Homelessness

Wednesday, April 22, 2020

SUMMIT, NJ, April 22, 2020 – Family Promise, a national non-profit, and Synchrony, a leading consumer financial services company, today announced the pilot launch of a new $1.2 million shelter diversion initiative aimed to help families combat homelessness, an especially important effort amid the Coronavirus pandemic. Local communities are adopting shelter diversion strategies to successfully […]

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Kia Motors Donates $1 Million To Aid Homeless Youth During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Friday, April 17, 2020

Donation is Part of Kia’s Larger “Accelerate the Good” Initiative Offering Relief to Those Affected by – and to Help Prevent the Spread of – COVID-19 Kia pledges $1 million to charities dedicated to ending the plight of homeless youth nationwide Contribution builds on earlier donations of N95 masks and surgical grade gloves made to […]

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