Family Promise Hires New Chief Development Officer 

August 30, 2023 | Press Releases

Family Promise hires Mike Kerkorian as new Chief Development Officer.

From Homelessness to Hope

August 17, 2023 | Success Stories

Julia* and her children first found themselves facing homelessness when Julia left an abusive relationship.   Some time later, with the help of loved ones and a new, supportive partner, Ivan, Julia got back on her feet. But just as things were returning to normal, she faced yet another setback – …

Belk’s 2023 Charitable Campaigns Raise Over $400,000 Benefitting Family Promise  

July 31, 2023 | Press Releases

 Family Promise and Belk continue their partnership to better serve families at risk of and experiencing homelessness.   SUMMIT, New Jersey, July 31, 2023 – In Spring of 2023, southern department store chain, Belk, donated over $400,000 to Family Promise, one of the retailer’s national charitable partners. Belk’s annual Family Promise …

Summer is No Vacation for Families Facing Homelessness 

July 10, 2023 | News

As the dog days of summer approach 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. What may come as a surprise, however, is the spike in homelessness – known in the …

Family Promise Union County Hosting Back-To-School Fundraiser 

June 29, 2023 | Press Releases

Join Family Promise Union County and help a child in need start the next school year with confidence.

The Importance of Safe Spaces

June 28, 2023 | Voices of Family Promise

Feeling safe is a prerequisite for inclusion and is critical to Family Promise’s core values.

Family Promise Wins Silver Telly Award for DEIA Volunteer Training Video 

June 16, 2023 | Press Releases

Family Promise’s DEIA efforts are recognized by a leading awards committee.

A Father’s Dream

June 14, 2023 | Success Stories

This Father’s Day, Tim will celebrate knowing he has a better relationship with his son. He’ll also be one step closer to having a home.

Help Us Move In (HUMI) Awards Grants to 8 Family Promise Affiliates 

May 23, 2023 | Press Releases

SUMMIT, New Jersey, May 23, 2023 – Family Promise and Help Us Move In (HUMI) are excited to announce the next stage of their partnership that first began in 2017. Eight Family Promise Affiliates have been selected to receive HUMI grants to support their work in homelessness prevention and stabilization.  …

Moms With Newborns Are The Priority For This Family Promise Shelter

May 11, 2023 | Success Stories

Bringing a newborn home for the first time is a momentous occasion for all moms. But imagine giving birth and being released from the hospital with a baby but no home to return to. That’s the situation countless parents find themselves in every year. And it’s a scenario that inspired …

Chris King and Vernon Williams Appointed to Family Promise Board of Trustees

May 9, 2023 | Press Releases

SUMMIT, New Jersey, May 9, 2023 – Family Promise, the leading national nonprofit working to prevent and end family homelessness, today announced the appointment of two new board members to the organization’s board of trustees.   Chris King is a partner within the Trust segment of PwC. He has more than …

Family Promise Announces Extended Partnership with Clayton® to Enhance Homelessness Prevention Efforts

April 11, 2023 | Press Releases

SUMMIT, NJ, April 10, 2023 – Family Promise, the nation’s leading nonprofit addressing the crisis of family homelessness, announces the extension of its partnership with national homebuilder Clayton to enhance its homelessness prevention and stabilization program, A Future Begins at Home.   The initiative focuses on helping families at risk of homelessness …