Family Promise of Effingham – Director Job Description

Posted by on Apr 11, 2017 in Featured, Uncategorized | 0 comments

  Family Promise of Effingham is seeking a full-time Program Director.  Visit for job description and requirements.  Email cover letter and resume [email protected] by Friday, April 21, 2017.  No phone calls please.  EOE.   Job Description     ...

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Family Promise Week Oct. 16-23, 2016

Posted by on Sep 26, 2016 in Featured | 0 comments

10/16/2016 3pm-5pm Painting With A Twist Pre– Register: 10/17/2016 3pm-Until Open House 407 Church Street, 31312 Guyton 10/18/2016 9am-Until Pastor’s Breakfast At Mrs. Jeans Restaurant 10/19/2016 8:30 am-Until Community Partner’s Breakfast At Gateway Community Church 10/20/2016 6pm-Until Volunteer Appreciation Dinner At Springfield First Baptist Church 10/22/2016 7:45 am-Until Family Promise 5k At Madrac Farms Pre– Register:

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Friend of the Family – Annual Campaign

Posted by on Jun 14, 2015 in Events, Featured | 0 comments

Please consider a financial contribution or pledge to our annual Friends of the Family campaign. For every dollar you give to Family Promise of Effingham, we provide more than $3 of services with help of our congregational network, volunteers, and community and business support. You and your business or organization will be recognized by all in our community for your caring assistance. Please click on the letter below to read more about how your financial contribution can help homeless families with children in Effingham. You may donate online through our general donation page or by mail. Please complete the Corporate Sponsor Agreement form or Friends of the Family Pledge form below. Mail to: Family Promise of Effingham PO Box 964 Rincon, GA 31326 Corporate Sponsor Agreement Form  Friends of the Family Pledge Form  Corporate Sponsorship...

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FPE Announces Community Housing Collaborative with Rincon United Methodist Church

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Community Housing Collaborative Family Promise is excited to announce a new housing partnership with Rincon United Methodist Church. The Community Housing Collaborative will allow a once homeless family, the opportunity to live in a transitional housing unit after completion of the initial Family Promise program. The transitional housing unit is being provided by Rincon UMC with Family Promise continuing case management services with the family. Families in the CHC will be asked to pay building fees based on income and will continue to look for permanent housing and full time employment. These families will continue to receive life skills, financial management, work readiness, and personal enrichment classes through Family Promise. This collaborative will offer families the ability to practice real world financial and household management. Overall, the program will allow families more time to achieve a sustainable income and financial stability. Currently, 14.1% of households in Effingham have at least one of the following housing problems; overcrowding, high housing costs, lack of kitchen, or lack of plumbing facilities. Due to the lack of affordable housing and the complete nonexistence of transitional housing services, these families are often forced to double up or live in dangerous housing or cars. There is a critical need for transitional housing and support services in our community. Family Promise hopes to expand the Community Housing Collaborative to include other church owned properties as well as privately owned rental units. For more information on the Community Housing Collaborative and Family Promise please go to For more information on Rincon United Methodist Church please go to...

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End of Year Giving

Posted by on Dec 31, 2014 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

Consider giving a year end gift to Family Promise… Help local homeless families by giving financially to Family Promise of Effingham. Your donation will help provide overnight shelter, food, transportation, and resources to all program participants. Because we use existing resources, we are able to deliver $3.00 in goods and services for every $1.00 we receive. By giving to Family Promise, you are investing in the future of homeless families in our community. Give online today or mail in your donation to Family Promise of Effingham, Inc. P.O. Box 964 Rincon, GA...

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