Our mission is to mobilize community congregations that partner with social service agencies to end homelessness, one family at a time.
Did you know?
Did you know . . . . . at a February 2015 meeting of the House of Representatives in Washington DC, the Homelessness Caucus was informed that 2.5 million children – that’s one in thirty in the U.S.—were homeless during the 2012-2013 school year. This “America’s Youngest Outcasts” report is based on a count of homeless students done by the Department of Education. Increases in homeless children were counted in 31 states and overall the number of homeless students increased 8% over the previous school year.
Kroger Community Rewards Program
Any time is a great time to enroll in the Kroger Community Reward s program. Customers and associates can designate reward points to organizations of their choice by using their Kroger Plus Card. Just remember to re-enroll August 1 through August 31, 2016. Check the bottom of your receipts...it will affirm Kroger is making a donation to Family Promise with every purchase.
Family Promise of Greater Houston County, Inc. (FPGHC) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3), non-denominational organization for families in transition and part of a national organization founded in 1986. The Family Promise Network Program provides shelter, meals, and support services to families without homes through a network of local congregations.
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The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development reported that " a lone parent with 2 children earning minimum wage would have to work 50 hours a week to escape poverty"…... a huge challenge for our guests