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

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…

Welcome the the FPV Family

We would like to take this time to give you all an update on recent changes to our board of directors. Each July, we thank our outgoing board members and welcome our new additions. We would first like to thank Yvette Herrera for all the work she has done in supporting our…

Family of 3 Housed

Karen and her two boys moved into our shelter program in February 2020. During her time at FPV, she was always optimistic about her future. She knew that, if she stuck to her case management plan, she would soon move back into housing. However, when Covid-19 hit, she experienced some severe…

Dodds Move In

Crystal and her sweet four year old daughter have been living in or motel program for the past few months. This past month, though, the family of two signed their lease. Ms. Dodds recently found out that she has cancer, however, but she states that her faith is keeping her positive….

Hayes Housed

After losing employment and separating from her partner, Ms. Hayes faced several challenges that left her and her two children homeless. Ms. Hayes joined the LA Family Housing program over a year ago and was moved into a motel to keep them safe while case management was provided. It was through the…

10 Year Anniversary Logo

Did you know that, on July 1st, Family Promise of the Verdugos will be celebrating 10 years since we opened our doors? On July 1, 2010 we already had one family enrolled in our shelter. Since then, we have seen hundreds of families walk through our doors in dire need…

Keller Williams Red Day!

On May 14th, Family Promise was the beneficiary of the annual Keller Williams Red Day event, in which Keller Williams offices around the world identify ways to support community needs. Thanks to our close partnership with the Volpei-Gussow Real Estate Group, Keller Williams Burbank identified Family Promise as this year’s partner. Through this unique…