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

Glendale YWCA honors Executive Director, Albert Hernandez

We would like to congratulate our Executive Director, Albert Hernandez, who, on October 4th, was presented a Purple Tie award! Albert was one of three recipients who accepted this inaugural award for their contributions and support to domestic violence victims. The award was presented by the leadership team of the Glendale YWCA,…

Al-Ashanti Family Housed

This past month, the Family Promise team supported the Al-Ashanti family, a homeless family of five living in our 90-day shelter. While living in our shelter both mom and dad were able to secure employment and begin generating income. With the help of our compassionate and caring staff, the family of…

Empty Bowl 2019

Purchase Empty Bowl Tickets Here 9th Annual Empty Bowl Date: Sunday, October 20, 2019Time: 11:30am to 2:30pmLocation: Glendale First United Methodist 134 N Kenwood St, Glendale, CA 91206 Empty Bowl’s  basic premise is simple: independent potters, arts associations and other groups within the community create handcrafted ceramic bowls. Guests who purchase…

Welcoming the “Smith” Family

In the month of August, Family Promise and Burbank Housing Corp. worked together to welcome a new family into the Jerry’s Promise transitional housing program. The “Smith” family, a family of four including mom, dad and two daughters, became homeless in recent months after first having lost employment and then,…

First Family Housed with New CESH Program

This past month, Family Promise secured a $154,000 grant from City of Glendale to operate a Rapid Rehousing program with funding from the California Emergency Solutions & Housing grant. This generous grant enables us to serve ten families with up to 12 months of rental subsidies, case management, and a one-time security deposit. This…

Thank you, Lil’ Nudge Production! “If the Shoe Fits, Buy It!”

On Saturday, August 24, the Lil’ Nudge Production company hosted a played entitled If the Shoe Fits, Buy It! The play benefited Family Promise with 100% of ticket sales and profits from concession snacks contributing directly to our mission of helping homeless families. The event raised nearly $500!We would like to extend our thanks…

Kiwanis Literacy Club of Southern California donate school supplies

As the 2019 school year begins, the children and youth who are living in our shelter are finding themselves in need of school supplies and backpacks to help them hit the ground running and meet their educational goals. As such, we would like to thank the KLCSC for their recent contribution of…

National Charity League Burbank Awards FPV Grant!

National Charity League – Burbank Chapter is a group of mothers and daughters who volunteer their time to assist with projects that benefit the community. The organization volunteers many hours throughout the year by providing meals and spending quality time with our families. This past month the organization awarded Family…

UME at it Again!

For the past couple years, the UME Federal Credit Union team has made the time to stop by Magnolia Park United Methodist church any time our families are sleeping over. The UME team has so much energy and are so compassionate to our families. Thanks for the yummy In-And-Out dinner and the…

Granville Serves Up Dinner!

We would like to give a BIG thank you to Alexander T. Davis and his entire team from Granville Restaurants for generously providing a delicious dinner last month. The Granville team not only provided dinner but also stayed to participate in activities in the play yard. Thank you to our new partners, Granville! We…