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Blount Community Fund invests in ending child and family homelessness through Family Promise!

Posted by on Nov 22, 2017 in Blog, Featured, News | Comments Off on Blount Community Fund invests in ending child and family homelessness through Family Promise!

Blount Community Fund invests in ending child and family homelessness through Family Promise!

Family Promise of Blount County is honored to announce that we received the first grant from the newly-formed Blount Community Fund through the East Tennessee Foundation! With this $2,000 grant, Family Promise of Blount County provides financial subsidies to homeless families with children (infant through age four) so the children can be enrolled in local childcare/preschool facilities. These subsidies offer opportunities for children to improve social skills and contribute to future educational success. Parents are able to maintain/obtain work/income so that the family can afford permanent...

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Open House at Glenstone Galleries to benefit Family Promise on Nov. 30!

Posted by on Nov 20, 2017 in Blog, Featured, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Open House at Glenstone Galleries to benefit Family Promise on Nov. 30!

Open House at Glenstone Galleries to benefit Family Promise on Nov. 30!

Mark your calendars and join us at the fabulous Glenstone Galleries & Gifts for Open House on November 30, 2017.  20% of all items sold that night will be donated to Family Promise of Blount County to create a community where every child has a home! Don’t miss the opportunity to register to win a framed Robert A. Tino print valued at $550.00. Donations are appreciated and all proceeds will benefit Family Promise November 30, 2017 *** 5 PM – 8 PM Glenstone Galleries and Gifts is located at 364 Lindsay Street, Alcoa, TN  37701 For more info, visit...

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Joan Cronan to be Keynote Speaker at Family Promise Breakfast

Posted by on Aug 22, 2017 in Blog, News | Comments Off on Joan Cronan to be Keynote Speaker at Family Promise Breakfast

Joan Cronan to be Keynote Speaker at Family Promise Breakfast

RESERVE YOUR FREE SEAT BY CLICKING HERE! Family Promise of Blount County presents Leaving a Legacy Fundraising Breakfast Featuring Joan Cronan Tuesday, October 24, 2017 7:30 AM at the Airport Hilton Hotel We are excited to welcome Joan Cronan as our Keynote Speaker for our upcoming Family Promise fundraising breakfast on Tuesday, 10/24/2017. Under the vision and direction of Joan Cronan, a heavily-requested speaker on leadership and motivation on the national and local levels,the University of Tennessee Lady Vols garnered a reputation as one of the most visible and respected programs...

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BBQ Throwdown benefits Family Promise at Octoberfest 2017!

Posted by on Jul 1, 2017 in Blog, Uncategorized | Comments Off on BBQ Throwdown benefits Family Promise at Octoberfest 2017!

BBQ Throwdown benefits Family Promise at Octoberfest 2017!

Join us on October 20-21, 2017, for the amazing Barbeque Throwdown! This yearly competition is part of the awesome Town of Louisville 8th Annual Octoberfest.  The BBQ Throwdown is organized by Family Promise of Blount County, and we welcome all BBQ competitors. Click HERE for entry forms >>>> TOL BBQ Entry Form 2017 For more info, email us at bookkeeper@blountfamilypromise.org or call us at...

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Our new day center is amazing!

Posted by on Jun 14, 2017 in Blog, Featured, News | Comments Off on Our new day center is amazing!

Our new day center is amazing!

Thanks to our community support, we are thrilled to share about our new day center!  The new day center for Family Promise of Blount County provides a safe place for our families to stay during the day, computer and phone access, showers, laundry facilities, and lots of encouragement from our staff whose offices are housed there!  Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Grand Opening in April 2017 and continues to invest in Family Promise of Blount County!   ...

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