This year in America, more than 2.5 million children & their parents will experience homelessness.
It’s our goal to advocate for the families we serve and bring light to important issues in our community. Therefore, our Board and Staff have just submitted this letter to the Wichita Eagle. We at Family Promise of Greater Wichita would like to respond to the August 9 article entitled “Wichita’s homeless population is declining […]
The generosity of our Family Promise networks continues to amaze us. Our Vehicle Initiative is off and running because caring hearts and hands have decided to pass along cars they no longer need. Ivery and Jonathan Kaufman are some of these donors. They have been active since our early days and are frequent volunteers at the […]
By Eric Wilson WICHITA, Kan. – To help area homeless families with children find affordable housing, Family Promise of Greater Wichita is launching its Almost Home initiative. Almost Home partners with local landlords to reduce housing costs by offering affordable rent so the families can achieve permanent housing. Landlords agree to donate use of a […]
By Katy Penner Note: To protect the confidentiality of our graduates, names have been changed. Monica graciously sat down with me to tell her family’s story, with input also from Joe. There is a passion and caring tone in her voice. His too, as he gives the occasional sermon at their church. She leads Bible […]