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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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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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We help families at Family Promise!

Posted by on Nov 29, 2012 in Blog, Featured, News | Comments Off on We help families at Family Promise!

We help families at Family Promise!

Family Promise of Blount County is a program that helps YOU get back into your own home. Our Family Shelter program provides shelter for your family AND case management, with the main goal of getting you into your own home as soon as possible.  We help with everything from job assistance, transportation, diapers, and more — all to make permanent housing possible for you. Our Bridges Transitional Housing is available for families coming out of our Family Shelter who aren’t yet ready for their own apartment.  Maybe you need more time to get a job, work on transportation — we...

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