Our mission is to mobilize community congregations that partner with social service agencies to end homelessness, one family at a time
Did you know . .. In January 2017, the Houston County Board of Education identified over 300 homeless children in Pre-K through 12th grade. The national estimates of double that number (over 600) have been confirmed by our Family Promise experience the past four years. Inquiries, self-reports of families who have ben able to hid their homelessness, and our experience providing services to families have all shown that for every child in school there is at least one preschool age or otherwise uncounted. There are many ways to meet the needs of these potential 600+ children. Please join us as one agency eager to help families move from homelessness to self-sufficiency.
Great News! FPGHC is now set up to receive donations from the AmazonSmile Foundation. You can make a donation every time you make an eligible purchase using your existing Amazon.com account. Simply go to www.smile.amazon.com and log in using your amazon.com ID and password. You will be directed to select your favorite charity (Family Promise of Greater Houston County) to receive donations from eligible purchase.
Kroger Community Rewards Program
Any time is a great time to enroll in the Kroger Community Rewards program. Customers and Associates can designate reward points to organization of their choice by using their Kroger Plus Card. Family Promise #SU460. Check the bottom of your receipts . . . it will affirm Kroger is making a donation to Family Promise with every purchase.
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There are so many ways to give -- online, through the CFC Giving Mobile App, or using a traditional paper pledge form. Our favorite option is giving online! Starting Sept. 21, simply visit GiveCFC.org and click DONATE to give to Family Promise of Greater Houston County. Use 90951 to donate.
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Vivian Stilley and John Kirchoff
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Mad Mac - Matt Hinson
We appreciate all of you!
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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.
Did you know?
Homeless families now comprise nearly 40% of the homeless population
One out of every 45 children will experience homelessness this year
64% of communities turn away homeless families with children because of the lack of bed space and services available
Family Promise 25th Anniversary 'Sharing our Dream, Keeping our Promise"
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Thanks to Robins Regional Chamber for creating this video for us.
Understanding the Numbers:
The Department of Health and Human Services Administration for Children and Families just released its report on Early Child Homelessness. The report provides national and state-by-state statistics on homelessness, to access the PDF of the report click here. Check out pages 5 & 17 for Georgia statistics.
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