Giving homeless families help
Homelessness exists on the beautiful streets of our neighborhoods. Thanks to Family Promise of Carbon County, these families have hope.
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.
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
As a direct result of the generous grant from the First Federal Charitable Foundation, Family Promise of Carbon County was able to replace their 1999 van with a 2016 Ford T350 Transit van. The van will be used to transport homeless families back and forth from the...read more