2019 Promise To Give Banquet The Promise To Give Banquet was attended by over 250 friends and supporters with all proceeds going to operating fund!
The banquet included testimonies from two former Family Promise guests, a mother and daughter. The mother described how homelessness happened suddenly when her rent increased and she was unable to pay, even with a job and a 12 year history in that apartment.
....They kept a roof over my mom and I's head and it took some of the stress off my Mom. That was the only time I've ever seen my Mom scared but Family Promise made sure I was okay. Erin......21 year old daughter
"I am ever so impressed with FP and the difference you are making in the lives of individuals, especially children who are the most vulnerable.".......FP banquet attendee and supporter
Hank Goble, board member and chairman of the campaign, made the announcement at the annual banquet about the launch of the public phase of the capital campaign, The Homestead - Empowerment Lives Here. The campaign's silent phase, which began last fall, has raised $1.1 million in gifts and pledges toward a goal of $1.3 million. For more information about The Homestead – Empowerment Lives Here capital campaign