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A Father in need of sleep…

When John Porter was a child both of his parents passed away, and only years later he would witness his brother take his own life. From the trauma, he experienced John developed some severe social anxieties as would most after such troubling circumstances. Eventually, John found himself without a place […]

The Finish Line

  We did it! Last Saturday we held our 2nd Annual “Race to END Homelessness” raising over $9,000 to help secure housing for families experiencing homelessness here in Denver. It was a day full of yummy crepes, great music, and ofcourse Fast Races! Shout out to our Winners: King Size […]

A Little Hope, Goes A Long Way…

Like many experiencing homelessnes, my experience with homelessness came out of the blue and left me feeling completely helpless. I was a freshman in high school, and I found myself all alone. However, luckily for me, many different families agreed to step in where my family had failed and it […]

Help Us Move In

Family Promise of Greater Denver Partners with HUMI to House Families Initiative is part of Family Promise’s national effort to engage communities in addressing family homelessness holistically. Family Promise of Greater Denver is proud to announce their selection as a pilot in a national partnership between Family Promise and Help […]

Circle of Caring Nominations

Family Promise Circle of Caring Nominations Volunteers are the heart of Family Promise of Greater Denver. The Circle of Caring honors outstanding volunteers who have gone above and beyond all expectations to make Family Promise the success that it is. We will recognize up to three individuals at the Warming […]

New Partnership = New Hope

You may not have heard but Highlands United Methodist Church just recently renovated their third floor and converted it into a studio apartment for families experiencing homelessness and Family Promise. This new partnership offers a family the opportunity to stay for up to sixty days for free!!! Now, while this […]

Thinking Outside Of The Box

As we look at the future and dream of new ways we can support local families experiencing homelessness, we know that it is time to get CREATIVE in order to continue to fund this mission! We are asking our community who supports our mission to ask this question, “How can […]

2016 Annual Summary

We had an amazing year of helping families step into financial and housing stability! Thank you to everyone who donated either money, time, or your talents to help make this all possible. We know that none of this would happen without your continued support. To see our full Annual Summary Click […]

Giving Families The Space To Dream Again

Have you ever held your breath too long it made you dizzy or feel faint? In July, of 2016 I was surfing in San Diego, California and found myself in a very dangerous situation… On this particular day, the waves were very powerful and the current was moving so fast […]

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 […]

Nonprofit Award Finalist

Family Promise of Greater Denver was recognized as one of three finalists for Small Nonprofit of the Year at the 2015 Business Awards luncheon hosted by the Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce today. The event celebrated 18 finalists across six categories for businesses and nonprofits of all sizes. “This is […]

2014: A Year in Review

2014 : A Year in Review 2014 was a big year for Family Promise. We served 65 families who achieved much success! Volunteers, congregations and other community contributors made each success story possible. Thank you for the tangible difference you make in the lives of so many families … Here’s a look at […]

Planning a BBQ or Party?

Planning a BBQ or Party? Planning a BBQ or party? Here’s a fun recipe for any summer get-together! Enjoy … Zucchini Caponata By Gayle Craun Church of the Holy Family A Family Promise Partner ¼ cup olive oil ½ tsp. each salt and pepper 4 cups zucchini, medium chopped 1 […]