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

Bradley Family Housed

Meet the Bradley family! Chris and his wife and daughter became homeless earlier this year after he lost his job. The family joined our shelter program where we provided them with motel vouchers as well as access to food and hygiene products from our congregation partners. The family put these resources to…

Phillips Family Housed

Meet the Phillips family! Ms. Phillips and her children experienced homelessness for over a year after their apartment unit was rendered uninhabitable. The family then lived in their car before moving into a small unit with another family. Eventually, they found themselves living in a local motel. However, with support from…

Self- Care Kits for Moms and Dads

A special thanks to the South Hills Church Burbank for creating over 50 Self Care kits that were forwarded to the families in our shelter and rapid rehousing programs! The kits include items such as shampoo, bath bombs, and gift cards for The Ugly Mug Coffee House. Thank you for providing our families…

South Hills Love the 818 Project

We would like to give a special thanks to the Love the 818 team for stopping by Jerry’s Promise this past month to help the staff organize the garage. The garage has been utilized as a storage facility for clothing, furniture, and hygiene products. Now, with support from the team, we are…

Chu Family Housed

Meet the Chu Family! This single father and his beautiful daughter had been experiencing homelessness since dad experienced loss of job late last year. Fortunately, we were able to jump in quickly and support the family with motel vouchers and counseling. Ever the optimist, Mr Chu constantly searched for employment and…

CFV Grants Award to FPV

This month, Family Promise was the beneficiary of a $10,000.00 grant from the Community Foundation of the Verdugos under the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The grant was awarded to us in an effort to increase the impact of Covid-19 response efforts among Verdugo-region non-profits. We intend to utilize these funds to grapple with food insecurity,…

FPV Awarded AT&T Grant

We would like to thank Senator Anthony Portantino for nominating Family Promise of the Verdugos for an AT&T Investing In California grant. This past month, AT&T Area Director – External Affairs Amir Johnson came by the Family Promise office to present the grant to the agency. The funds will support our 90-day shelter program…

Clayton Family Housed

Meet the Clayton Family! The single mother with three teenage sons became homeless after separating from her partner and then losing her job. She had been living in a shelter for over 1 year before eventually joining our shelter in May. While living in shelter she began facing anxiety and depression….

Congratulations, Marsha Ramos!

Photo credit: David Laurell, Burbank LeaderMarsha Ramos social distancing as she accepts the annual award from Albert Hernandez. On July 9th, our Family Promise Executive Director Albert Hernandez paid a special visit to GeoSystems, LLC, the place of business of Marsha Ramos. The visit was to present the 2020 Hands On, Hearts In…

Arzate Family Housed!

Meet the Arzate family! The family of three has had a rough journey: after being evicted from a house they were renting, they quickly moved into their van. What was meant to be a short-term situation became nearly a year of being rejected from shelters that were at capacity. However, a…