P.O. Box 1307, Burbank, CA 91507

Family Promise of the Verdugos

Ending Homelessness, One Family at a Time

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Our Mission

Family Promise of the Verdugos is a non-profit organization providing assistance to homeless children and their family. Working in partnership with local faith-based congregations and other community resources; Family Promise provides food, shelter, counseling support and job readiness training resulting in self-reliance and a more stable future for situationally-homeless families.

Who Do We Help

We assist situationally-homeless families with children return to sustainable independence…whether this means helping them find employment or housing or both.

How Many Families May We Serve

Up to four families can be served at once. The actual number of individuals varies depending on the make up of each family but will never exceed 14.

Length of Stay in FPV

While FPV emphasizes being a 60-day Back to Work program, families may remain in the program for up to 90 days. The average length of stay has been between 41-72 days and it is anticipated this quick turn around time can be maintained.

Success Rate

Family Promise of the Verdugos, since 2010 has graduated over 100 families and none have returned to homelessness.


Happy Holidays!

On behalf of the staff and families served this past year we would like to wish all of our friends of Family Promise a wonderful holiday season. Without you all in our lives we would not be able to help homeless families get back on their feet and be successful….

Avery Dennison Foundation

We would like to take this time to thank the team from Avery Dennison who came by this past month to cook dinner for the families in our program. The Avery Dennison team was led by Kara Carrier who helped coordinate the project. We thank the team for taking time…

365 Days of Support!

In a years time our CLUB 365 program has increased its membership from 10 individuals to over 70 individuals. The 365 members support our organization with a monetary donation of $1 or more a day. The impact these funds have made are tremendous and vital to the organizations growth. We…

3rd Annual Gala

Save the Date – Saturday, April 15, 2017 Family Promise of the Verdugos will be having their 3rd Annual Gala “Take Flight to End Homelessness.” The event will take place at the Grand Central Air Terminal – 1310 Air Way, Glendale, CA 91201 Sponsorship Opportunities are available Amelia Earhart Sponsor…

National Family Promise Week 2016

Family Promise of the Verdugos will be celebrating National Family Promise Week along with the 200 affiliates around the United States during the week of October 16 to 23. Sunday October 16 South Hills Church will be culminating their week long Toiltries Drive benfiting the Family Promise Day Center. Sunday…

Woodranch Restaurant Fundraiser

Join us for our next restaurant fundraiser on Monday October 17 at Woodranch BBQ & Grill from 11:00am to 11:00pm. Family Promise will receive 15% of the evenings sales. Come out and support a great cause while having a delicious meal.   Click here to print out the flyer that…

Empty Bowl Tickets on Sale NOW

Our signature fundraiser, the Empty Bowl is scheduled for Sunday September 25, 2016. Tickets are on sale NOW for $30 and include lunch and your very own ceramic bowl created by local potters. The event will be held at St. Finbar Catholic Church on Olive Street in Burbank. You may…

FPV Glendale: Ribbon Cutting

On Wednesday August 3, the Leadership Glendale Class of 2016 presented the unveiling of the new Family Promise of the Verdugos Glendale Office. The Leadership Glendale students have been working tirelessly for these past 3 months on raising funds and soliciting donations from local businesses to help achieve their goal…

CLUB 365 VIP Event

On Friday July 15, CLUB 365 members were invited to a VIP event at the Nickelodeon Studios Hollywood to be recognize for their financial donations. CLUB 365 members are individuals or groups whom donate at least $1 a day to the organization. Guests were treated to drinks, food, and received a…

CarMax Cares Month

June is CarMax Cares Month all over the country! Volunteer teams from CarMax have mobilized to make a positive impact in their community. On Monday June 27th, CarMax Burbank coordinated a Done in a Day project for our new FPV Resource Center. On that morning our new Resource Center was flooded…