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Family Promise and PetSmart Charities® Renew Pets with a Promise Program

Two kids holding a puppy

Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Unique Program Ensures that Families Experiencing Homelessness Can Keep Pets Nearby SUMMIT, NJ— PetSmart Charities has renewed its support of Family Promise with a grant for $25,000. The grant will be used to continue the operations of the Pets with a Promise Program, which operates at Family Promise Affiliates across the United States. Pets with […]

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Affiliates Responding to West Coast Fires

Forest Fire

Thursday, September 17, 2020

  As wildfires impact the West Coast, our Affiliates are uniquely poised to assist families already experiencing homelessness and those seeking shelter following the fires. The following Family Promise Affiliates are working to provide shelter, prevention, and stabilization services in regions impacted by wildfires. Family Promise of Lincoln County (OR) Family Promise of Tualatin Valley […]

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Clayton Donates New Home to Family Promise of the Midlands to Serve Families Experiencing Homelessness

the ribbon cutting

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

Off-site Built Home Will Serve as Transitional Housing by the Columbia Nonprofit for Families Throughout the Region WEST COLUMBIA, SC – September 15, 2020 — National homebuilder Clayton, in partnership with Family Promise National, donated Family Promise of the Midlands a new off-site Clayton Built® home to be used as transitional housing for Columbia area […]

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Family Promise Mourns the Loss of Sarah Jackson

Sarah Jackson

Friday, September 11, 2020

A note from Family Promise CEO, Claas Ehlers on the death of Sarah Jackson. Dear friends, I am sorry to share the awful news that Sarah Jackson, a member of our Guest Advisory Council (GAC), died this past week. Besides serving on our GAC, Sarah has been a presenter at several of our national conferences, […]

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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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Susan Hardwick, Family Promise Trustee, Named CFO of the Year

Susan Hardwick

Friday, July 31, 2020

Susan Hardwick, CFO of American Water and Family Promise Trustee, Honored by Philadelphia Business Journal Susan Hardwick, a member of the Family Promise Board of Trustees and the Chief Financial Officer of American Water, was recognized by the Philadelphia Business Journal as a CFO of the Year honoree. The award honors those executives who exemplify […]

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PeopleKeep and Family Promise partner to provide HRAs

healthcare

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Salt Lake City, UT and Summit, NJ – July 29, 2020 – PeopleKeep, the leader in personalized benefits for small organizations, and Family Promise, the nation’s leading nonprofit addressing family homelessness, today announced a partnership to offer health benefits to Family Promise’s more than 200 Affiliates in 43 states. Family Promise pursues its mission to […]

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Family Promise Receives Grant From New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund in Support of Union County COVID-19 Relief Efforts

COVID-19

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Summit nonprofit receives $30,000 from New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund SUMMIT, NJ — The New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund has provided a grant to Family Promise Union County, a program of Family Promise National, in support of the organization’s efforts to assist Union County families during the Coronavirus pandemic. The $30,000 grant will allow Family […]

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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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