Giving homeless families help
Rather than spending their last dollar on a cheap hotel, homeless parents and their children can be sheltered in a participating church. Families can stay safely together in the shelter program and receive meals, counseling, love and support during a critical time in their life. Family Promise of Carbon County is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization that began serving the homeless and poverty stricken in 2011. Since then our volunteers have changed the lives of so many people in Carbon County.
Local photographer, Lynn Shupp of Photography by Lynn has donated a $200 gift certificate to Family Promise. The gift certificate is good toward a sitting fee, ordering prints or purchasing Lynn's amazing photography. All of the proceeds from the raffle will benefit...read more
Drop off a donation for Family Promise of Carbon County at Phoenix Rehabilitation, 1018 Blakeslee Blvd, Lehighton during "Everybody Deserves a Massage Week", July 16- July 22nd and you will be rewarded with TWO- 60 minute massage certificates. This local event is...read more
Help raise money for Homeless Families by Walking for Family Promise in the Highmark 5K on June 3rd. Register or Donate today. Get all the details here.read more
Homelessness Awareness Week began on November 12th. Educating our community about the plight of the impoverished and homeless is a task that will pay big returns. Some of our neighbors may have a stereotypical image in their minds of what homelessness looks like....read more
by Tina Dowd As President of Family Promise I feel responsible to our homeless guests, volunteers and donors to make sure we are delivering a valuable service that makes the largest, positive impact possible. In this role, I attended a community summit to examine how...read more