Family Promise


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We are a national organization active in 41 states, using the services of more than 160,000 volunteers and 6,000 congregations to help homeless families get back on their feet by providing overnight lodging, meals, hospitality, and job placement services.

St. Tom’s joins 11 other host congregations and 5 support churches to help families in our local area.

St. Tom’s hosts the families of Family Promise during these weeks

September 17-24, 2017
December 3-10, 2017

February 18-25, 2018
April 15-22, 2018
September 16-23, 2018
December 2-9, 2018

Sign Up to Volunteer for Our Next Host Week

Volunteer

  • Attend one of the free training sessions offered throughout the year
  • Complete the Diocese of Lafayette-in-Indiana Safe Environment Training every three years.
  • Once trained, sign up to volunteer for any of the following:
    • Greeter (1 hour)
    • Provide dinner (1 hour)
    • Evening company (2 hours)
    • Overnight host (8:45pm – 7am)
    • Sunday Day Center (2 hours)
  • If you are interested in volunteering, but have not yet been trained, please contact Chuck Anderson.

Leadership Committee Members:

  • David Allen
  • Jim Altepeter
  • Pat Altepeter
  • Chuck Anderson
  • Lucia Anderson
  • Mary Millsaps
  • Don Porter
  • Duane Sellers
  • Jane Sellers

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