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Family Promise Announces Shane Claiborne as Conference Keynote Speaker

What Happens in Vegas Changes the Future

Monday, January 27, 2020

Prominent speaker and activist to speak at September 2020 conference on family homelessness SUMMIT, NJ –JANUARY 27, 2020 – Family Promise, the nation’s leading nonprofit addressing family homelessness, announced Shane Claiborne as the keynote speaker at their September 2020 conference in Las Vegas, NV. Shane Claiborne, the founder of The Simple Way, is a prominent […]

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Gainesville Family Achieves Dream of Homeownership | Clayton Homes & Family Promise

The Zovak-Ryan Family

Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Partnership with Clayton Homes provides Gainesville family with housing support as they give back to community Gainesville, Fla. – December 17, 2019 – Family Promise and Clayton Homes hosted a ribbon cutting event to donate a new off-site built home to a local family who experienced homelessness. Rachael Ryan and Matthew Zovak, along with their […]

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Greenville Family Achieves Dream of Homeownership with ‘Home for the Holidays’ | Clayton Homes

Thursday, December 19, 2019

Family Promise, Clayton® partner to help families thrive Greenville, SC – December 12, 2019 – The Greenville United Ministries’ Interfaith Hospitality Network (IHN) and Clayton® hosted a ribbon cutting event today, officially donating a new 3 bedroom, 2 bathroom, off-site built home to Charles and Julie Merritt and their two sons. The Greenville family has […]

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Family Promise CEO Claas Ehlers joins Overlook Medical Center’s Community Advisory Board

Monday, November 25, 2019

Three questions about serving the underserved and health care for the community SUMMIT, NJ – NOVEMBER 2019 – Family Promise CEO Claas Ehlers has been appointed to the Community Advisory Board of Atlantic Health System’s Overlook Medical Center, one of the region’s premier providers of health care and home to some of the state’s top […]

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Family Promise and ROC USA Announce Partnership to Help Families Achieve Homeownership

A home in a ROC Community

Wednesday, November 20, 2019

The organizations will work together to develop programs and awareness efforts SUMMIT, NJ., NOV. 20, 2019 – Family Promise and ROC USA announced an official partnership today. The organizations will work together to develop programs that will create pathways for families experiencing homelessness to achieve homeownership in Resident Owned Communities (ROCs). The organizations will also […]

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Family Promise and Clayton® Announce ‘A Future Begins at Home’ Partnership to Help Prevent and End Family Homelessness

The family with their new home

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

Organizations kick off housing program and awareness initiatives with home donation for a once homeless, Colorado Springs family Colorado Springs, CO., Nov 19, 2019 – Family Promise, national non-profit, and Clayton, one of the nation’s off-site and on-site home builders, have announced their partnership called A Future Begins at Home. This partnership represents a robust […]

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A Night of Giving

Attendees of A Night of Giving

Tuesday, November 5, 2019

It was an evening of celebration and giving at Summit House last Friday night. Guests packed the house for Family Promise’s “Night of Giving” gala, the festive culmination of the organization’s first-ever national Giving Day on Friday, October 25. The event was sponsored by more than a dozen local and national organizations, including 20 Gates, […]

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Woodforest National Bank Earns Award for Partnership With Family Promise

Woodforest National Bank

Thursday, October 10, 2019

  Woodforest National Bank Wins Two Best of Community Banking Awards Independent Bankers Association of Texas recognizes bank’s community service and financial education programs THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 9, 2019 — The Independent Bankers Association of Texas (IBAT)—the largest state community banking association in the nation—recently honored Woodforest National Bank® (Woodforest) with two 2019 Best […]

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Introducing Family Promise Giving Day!

Hand

Monday, September 16, 2019

We are excited to announce that on October 25, Family Promise will host its first-ever Family Promise Giving Day! Family Promise National will come together with our Affiliates on October 25 in an effort to raise funds and awareness to fight family homelessness across the nation. Having a strong safety net can often make the […]

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Family Promise partners with Help Us Move In (HUMI) to House Families

A family at a playground

Thursday, July 18, 2019

    Even though Carmen was working long hours as a certified nursing assistant, she was having trouble paying rent on the apartment she shared with her 2 daughters. Michelle’s husband abruptly turned her family out of their home, but only after depleting the savings she had from her consignment shop. These two mothers, and […]

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