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Family Promise Leadership Transition

February 12, 2019 Message from Board President Susan Sweeney Dear Friends, It is with mixed emotions that I share with you an upcoming change at Family Promise of Northern New Castle County. Our beloved Executive Director, Carolyn Gordon, has accepted a larger role in Family Promise as Northeast Regional Director. In this new role, Carolyn [read more…]

Comment on Wilmington City Council legislation regarding blight and vacant properties

“Nearly 6,500 children in Delaware experience homelessness each year. The proposed legislation will drastically add to this number.” Carolyn Gordon, Executive Director of Family Promise® of Northern New Castle County, comments on a bill before the Wilmington City Council that would change how violations of the housing code are enforced. Click to read the original [read more…]

What does home mean to you?

Love. Warmth. Family. Happiness. Comfort. That’s what home means to us. And because of you, Family Promise is the most effective model for ending homelessness in Delaware. Watch our new video below!

It Is a Sin

I am blessed and humbled to share here today at St. Barnabas. St. Barnabas is a treasured support congregation within the Family Promise network.  You partner with Skyline United Methodist when they host the families.  Congregations come together to provide temporary housing to families with children for one week at a home, on a rotating [read more…]

New Beginnings and Transformations. Help us Create More!

The families you help work hard to overcome homelessness.  Your gift supports them on their journey to lasting independence.  You help parents build positive futures for themselves and their children.  What a blessing to be part of their transformational experience!   Mission Moment: Yesica’s Story “On January 27th, I had nowhere to go.  I arrived [read more…]