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Homes for the Homeless on Al Jazeera America

Saratoga Family Inn was featured in a news story by Al Jazeera America on the rise in family homelessness. With one in 30 American children now homeless, families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population. That’s why the support offered at Saratoga Family Inn is so important. The story highlighted

January 1st, 2015|

Homes for the Homeless 2013 and 2014 Biennial Review

Homes for the Homeless has assisted more than 47,000 families and 80,000 children by providing shelter, education on subjects from parenting to job-seeking skills, case management, child care, and health care services because we know that ending the cycle of family homelessness calls for more than a housing-only response. Our Early Childhood Education Centers

December 1st, 2014|

Homes for the Homeless EVP Aurora Zepeda Appears on Melissa Harris-Perry

Our Executive Vice President Aurora Zepeda appeared on the Melissa Harris-Perry show on MSNBC this past weekend to discuss philanthropy and the new ideas emerging to encourage philanthropy and to ensure donations are being used wisely. Zepeda appeared alongside Jennifer Jones Austin (CEO, Federation of Protestant Welfare Agencies), Stacy Palmer (Editor of The Chronicle

December 17th, 2013|

HFH Newsletter – Summer/Fall 2013

In this issue we spotlight one of our day care employees, Sade Dickson, whose initiative in starting a Parent Action Committee at the Saratoga Family Inn has created a renewed sense of community within the Early Childhood Education Center. Another feature focuses on Family Works, an internship program designed to provide adults in our

November 1st, 2013|

HFH Newsletter – Spring 2013

In this issue, we spotlight KidCare, an organization founded by a dynamic group of young professionals with a desire to give back to children in need. Another feature focuses on college volunteers from St. John’s University who are leading job readiness workshops for parents at the Saratoga Family Inn. We are pleased to share

May 1st, 2013|

HFH Newsletter – Spring/Summer 2012

This edition of our Bulletin focuses on how our four New York City family shelters are unique, as they provide not only a place to sleep for our neediest families and children, but offer a wide range of other programs. Our educational and instructional programs, like the Clinton Family Inn’s Play and Read program

May 1st, 2012|

HFH Newsletter – Winter 2012

As a friend of Homes for the Homeless, you were probably saddened, but not likely surprised, that the most recent U.S. Census numbers showed 30 percent of New York City children were living in poverty. Unfortunately, in these tough economic times, it is children who suffer the most. Rather than be discouraged, Homes for

January 1st, 2012|

Homes for the Homeless 2011 Annual Report

For more than two decades, we have assisted over 41,000 families and 70,000 children with emergency shelter, transitional housing, employment and education services, childcare, case management, and health care services. Our early childhood education centers, after-school programs, summer camps, and family support center have a recognized track record of success. We have touched the

January 1st, 2012|

Milk from the Heart in Action

Milk from the Heart is a program from leading social services provider Homes for the Homeless that distributes free fresh milk to low-income children and families in New York City. Learn more about us in this video by Jorge Gomez.

August 1st, 2011|