Helping homeless families reach independence by provide housing and empowering supportive services to homeless families; engaging volunteers in meaningful ways; advocating with and for homeless people.
Programs include short-term housing support for 3-5 months at no cost to families, focusing on increasing income through employment and savings; re-housing support with yearlong Mentor Advocate support and incentives; centralized housing intake for single women and families.
(919) 212-1123, administrative line
(919) 212-4181, Beth Bordeaux, Executive Director
Service Projects: Welcome basket collections, giving tree collections (one organization/church group is needed to sponsor a giving tree each month), special family or holiday events, holiday gift giving, facilities cleanup days.
Help Children: Tutoring/homework helpers, afterschool activity helpers, Saturday children's activity helpers, field trip chaperones
Help the Families: Assistant Mentor Advocate, coordinate donations
Organizational Support: Data entry, office/clerical work
Apartment Support: group painting
Facilities Support: Landscaping, facilities and grounds maintenance; special projects
Monetary donations accepted for the Homeward Journey Society, Sustainability Fund and Growth Fund.
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