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

Special thanks to our new friends at NZH Fitness in Glendale who held a Food Drive at one of their weekly Work-Out Sessions. Nzhde Avag-Petrosyan, owner of NZH Fitness, is a dynamic young man who cares about the community and the members who are in need. He helped us keep…

Mitzvah Day

We would like to thank our friends at Adat Ari El, Temple Sinai Glendale, and Burbank Temple Emanu El. They were all instrumental for helping us secure food, hygeneie products and more through their local Mitzvah Days. Your support helped many families during the Thanksgiving season, and we could not…

Paula’s Family Housed

In September, Paula and her daughter moved into our 90-day emergency shelter after losing employment and housing. Despite these hardships, Paula worked with our staff to secure employment. She worked hard each and every day, and always remained focused on the light at the end of the tunnel. On December…

The Ashley Family Housed

Three months ago, Angela and her teenage daughter, moved into our 90-day emergency shelter after having experienced homelessness for months. The family of two experienced tragic circumstances that caused them to lose their home and, eventually, move into their vehicle. Upon joining our shelter, though, Angela was able to secure…

Thank You Dignity Health Glendale Memorial Hospital

We would like to thank the team from Dignity Health, led by Kelli Strese, for their recent monetary and in-kind donation to Family Promise. The team from Dignity Health held a week long cookie challenge fundraiser which garnered over $700 in funds. In addition, the members of the team donated…

Family Promise Day hosted by the Burbank Young Professionals

We would like to extend a heartfelt THANK YOU to the Burbank Young Professionals, a Burbank Chamber of Commerce committee, who hosted our families to a fun day of food, friendship, and activities. Families from our shelter and rapid rehousing program were treated to a delicious breakfast from Chick Fil-A…

Empty Bowl a Hit!

On Sunday, October 20, Family Promise of the Verdugos hosted the 9th annual Empty Bowl luncheon at the beautiful Glendale First United Methodist Church. Over 400 guests attended the event to support the work we do each and every day for homeless families and children. Guests were able to take…

County Supervisor Barger visits Family Promise

On Friday, October 18, Los Angeles County Supervisor Kathryn Barger and her field Representative Jarrd De Gonia stopped by Family Promise to learn about the work our team is doing to help homeless families with children. Kathryn Barger shared exciting information about what the county is working on for unemployed…

Family Promise of the Verdugos and The Communitas Initiative have agreed to bring their organizations together under the Family Promise name so they can strengthen their homelessness prevention and recovery services in Glendale, Burbank and Northeast Los Angeles. Communitas will begin operating as a core program of Family Promise in…