From Homelessness to Stability

 
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 2 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 2 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    The Work is Never Done
    By - Cindy Streett - Board of Directors Chair
    More than 25 years ago, a group of people in Durham had a vision. They wanted to create a place where families with children who were experiencing homelessness could find shelter and resources to help them regain their independence. On February 1, 1989, that group succeeded in opening the doors of Genesis Home to families...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 1 donation
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 2 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 1 donation
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 1 donation
    • 5 months ago
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    28 Days: Recent Graduate Embodies Fortitude
    By - Theresa Chu - Communications Coordinator
    What can you achieve in a month? For Ebbini, a recent graduate of Genesis Home, she and her newborn were able to go from homelessness to permanent housing in just 28 days. In August 2013, Ebbini was homeless and eight months pregnant. “Throughout my whole pregnancy I was homeless,” said Ebbini. “I was in...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 4 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 3 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 6 donations
    • 8 months ago
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    Staying in Style
    By - Ryan Fehrman - Executive Director
    As Genesis Home approaches its 25th anniversary in 2014, the occasion got me thinking about what separates organizations that last from those that quickly come and go. In an age where many seem to be obsessed with securing their own fifteen minutes of fame, what stands the test of time? In a disposable society,...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 8 donations
    • 9 months ago
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    Time to Figure Out a Future
    By - Mary McGuigan - Former Development Director
    Sometimes it makes all the difference in the world to be able to step back from our day-to-day lives, take a deep breath, and figure out manageable steps toward making the wrong parts right.  When Diane (name changed for privacy) found herself four months pregnant and in a dysfunctional living situation in New York in...
    • 11 months ago
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 1 donation
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 17 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    Hafiza's Story: Overcoming the Trauma of Homelessness
    By - Theresa Chu - Communications Coordinator
    Wearing a 1,000 watt smile that shines even brighter when talking about her family, you would never know Mrs. Hafiza Marshall has experienced significant trauma over the past two years. In 2011, Hafiza and her husband Lawrence were working and raising two boys in a town north of Philadelphia when the unthinkable...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    Andrea's Story
    By - Mary McGuigan - Development Director
    Your support helps us empower our families to move toward a life of stability. In 2012, Genesis Home served a total of 42 homeless families, 37 of which had women as the head of the household. Additionally, we served a total of 93 children: 43 were from the ages of 0-5, 23 from 6010 and 27 were 11 or...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 21 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    Escaping Domestic Violence for a New Life
    By - Mary McGuigan - Director of Development
    One of the great triumphs of a homeless shelter is observing a homeless parent putting their life back together and working toward making a better life for their children. We celebrate our families with children who make their home with us at Genesis Home in Durham, NC.  We are in awe of those who forge ahead;...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    From Crisis to Stability
    By - Mary McGuigan - Director of Development
    Genesis Home works to end homelessness for famiies with children by providing housing and supportive services to foster independence. Since 1989, Genesis Home, located in Durham, N.C. has helped hundred of families move from crisis to stability. With the number of homeless families on the rise Genesis Home has worked to...
    • 3 years ago
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  • From Homelessness to Stability posted a progress report
    Ending homelessness-one family at a time
    By - Mary McGuigan - Director of Development
    Every 2 minutes a child becomes homeless in America. 19% of the children in America live in poverty and 1.3 million children are homeless. There is help and there are support systems for these children and their parents. Since 1989, hundreds of homeless families have entered Genesis Home during a time of personal...
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has received 9 donations
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  • From Homelessness to Stability has been approved to be on GlobalGiving!
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Organization

Genesis Home

Durham,, NC, United States
http://www.genesishome.org

Project Leader

Dianne Pledger

Director of Development
Durham, NC United States

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