P.O. Box 7151, Burbank, CA 91510
Admin: 818.562.7778 & Shelter/Services: 818.847.1547 info@FamilyPromiseVerdugos.org

Online Auction Goes Live

Our Silent Auction is NOW OPEN and will end at 11:59pm on Sunday, May 17. The auction may be accessed by visiting FPVGala.GiveSmart.com Don’t miss the chance to bid on over 60 fantastic prizes, such as a NASCAR Experience, Santa Barbara Wine Tour, Disneyland tickets, UberEats package, bottles of Wine,…

Support Family Promise Relief Fund

So many people are inquiring as to how they can make a difference for Family Promise of the Verdugos and the many families currently living in our shelter and transitional housing units. Many people have expressed that they feel like they want to contribute in a meaningful way while being…

Remembering Sam Engel, Sr.

The Engel name is synonymous with Burbank. For nearly ten years, the family has been leading the shelter program at Burbank First Christian Church by coordinating sleepovers, meals, and rallying volunteers. Last weekend we learned that the patriarch of the Engel family, Sam Engel Sr., passed away. Sam spent many evenings supporting…

South Hills Church Answers the Call!

South Hills Church has a clear purpose… that is to Love God, Love the Life We Have and Love Others. Friday morning the church demonstrated their love for others when the leadership made an appeal for donations. The donations they were seeking were to help the 30+ families living in…

Jones Family Housed!!!

Even during these uncertain times, our staff are working as hard as ever on keeping families focused. Just last week, we helped the Jones family move back into housing after they had been homeless for 4 months. The single mother and her teenage son became homeless soon after the mother…

A Tribute from Sylva!

Thank you to Sylva Yessaian, a member of Burbank First Christian Church, who recently wrote a book describing her story about her family’s journey from Armenia to Iran to the United States. Sylva share’s her family’s experience of being homeless. Sylva has a passion to support others in need and…

NZH Fitness Supports FPV

On Thursday, February 16, Family Promise’s friend Nzhde Avag-Petrosian owner of NZH Fitness in Glendale held a fitness workshop dedicated to our agency. Nzhde donated 100% of the proceeds to Family Promise. This is Nzhde’s second time supporting our agency with a total of nearly $2,000 in proceeds between both…

Dignity Health Awards Grant

On Tuesday, February 11th, Family Promise of the Verdugos was awarded a $25,000 grant to support the Case Management program. The Dignity Health grants committee focused on the health needs of Glendale based on the Community Health Needs Assessment that was completed in 2019. As a result of the assessment,…

GALA: POSTPONED

Click Here to Purchase TICKETS, SPONSORSHIPS AND PROGRAM AD’S or visit FPVGala.GiveSmart.comJoin us for the 6th Annual Gala & Awards: Family Promise Goes Hollywood!The event will take place onFriday, June 19, 2020inside the Universal Studios Theme Park 2020 IMPACT Honoree This year, we are proud to present the IMPACT Award…

Thank You Jet Aviation!

We would like to thank our partners at Jet Aviation in Burbank for supporting Family Promise for a second consecutive year. Our good friend, Kara Carrier and HR Business Partner at Jet Aviation, rallied her colleagues in adopting four of our families. The entire staff at Jet Aviation provided gifts for the families that…