Family

Look Into the Future

If you are like me, it is easy to turn on the TV and wonder about the future. What will happen as the world spins a few thousand more times? Will there be new technology? Will there be peace? Will Chipotle still charge us extra for guac? However, mostly I […]

A Second Chance

(Above: Left to right – Juan, Mayreni, Victoria, Jesus) As in most cases, for Mayreni and Juan homelessness did not happen over night. In fact, for them the story starts back in 2012, when Mayreni unexpectedly lost her job. As if the loss of a job wasn’t already a big […]

2015 Annual Summary

What a year! We served 73 incredible families, including 238 individuals. Of those, 137 were children. Many of our program guests found us because of declines in affordable housing. In 2014, unemployment was the biggest factor for families, but last year, housing took center state. The largest percentage of guests – […]

Join Us

Things are changing at Family Promise. We’re still helping homeless families by providing shelter, food and supportive services, but we’re doing more … This year, we’re developing deeper relationships with those we serve! We’re collaborating with apartment communities and landlords to transition families into new homes. And we’re offering rental […]

Curious About How To Help?

Help & Community Support Family Promise serves an average of 67 homeless families every year. We begin by caring for their basic needs of food, shelter & transportation, and build from there – creating lasting relationships that foster resources, connections and self-sufficiency. There are multiple ways to support our mission, […]

Family Meatloaf

Family Meatloaf By Doris Hjelmstad Glennon Heights Mennonite Church; A Family Promise Partner Take a look at this Family Meatloaf recipe that Family Promise families and volunteers can’t wait to try! Enjoy … 7 lbs ground beef 1lb ground pork or sausage 14 slices bread 4 c milk 8 eggs […]

Winter Crafts

 Winter Crafts Brrr … trying to avoid the winter chill? Here are some of our favorite websites for winter crafts for a weekend inside: AllKidsNetwork.com: Learn how to make sun catchers, icicles, festive jars and more! Martha Stewart … we couldn’t leave this crafty guru off of the list. Danielle’s […]

News Update: Extra! Extra!

News Update: Extra! Extra! News update: Family Promise was recently featured in The Denver Post: The article focused on our West rotation, sharing a story about one family’s journey through the program. Take a look! We also launched a video about our mission, featuring another family’s story as well as […]

Success Stories

Success Stories The families we serve are our heroes. They succeed and thrive, finding new homes as well as jobs they love! Here’s an update on Athena (above photo) and her family — they stayed at Family Promise in 2013: “I’m still Kmart, and I’m also an Independent Beauty Consultant […]

One Human Family

One Human Family Key West is a beautiful place. And it’s not just the island’s weather or laid-back vibe. It’s the message you see around every corner: “One Human Family.” Key West lives by that motto, and the vacation destination celebrates everyone! We agree with Key West. We are one […]