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A Community Response to Family Homelessness
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Christianna, Abby, Chris, and Jaxon
Christianna, Abby, Chris, and Jaxon

Welcome to Family Promise of Harrisburg Capital Region


There are ways you can volunteer at Family Promise, from Congregation Hosting, Volunteer Jobs and Board Membership


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Latest News & Updates

We’re hiring!

We are hiring a Director of Development & Programs. Please see our staff page for information on the position and application process.

2015-2016 Annual Report


Our fphcr-annual-report-2015-2016 is now available. Please check it out to see what we’ve accomplished this year, what our families have achieved, and who all was involved in making it happen. Thank you!

Latest Blog Post

Family Fun: Stacey gets a new car!

February 19, 2017 klinekj

I remember Stacey’s first day in the program. She, her husband, and their 4 boys (Jonathan, Alex, Trevor, and Junior) moved into Family Promise in March of 2015. I was immediately impressed by Stacey. I could tell right away what an incredible mother and wife she was. Stacey was able to get a good job […]

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Who Are Our Neighbors Without Homes?

- Folks just like us — mothers, fathers, children.

- An under-insured family loses everything in a fire. Their only option is to move into a hotel, but they can’t afford it forever.

- A working mom loses employment because of health restrictions. Now, she and her two kids get behind on rent and are running out of money quickly.

Why Family Promise?

- Families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population nationwide.

- 20% of America’s kids live in poverty.

- 75% of our families get back on track to their own homes within 90 days.


The program is just wonderful. It’s really great to be on my own now, but in some ways, I kinda miss it. They’re such great people, all the volunteers. I really miss them. It’s like they’ve become a part of my family.

— Shaneekua, former guest