Archive | HFI in the News

Malden Kiwanis & Malden Chamber Holiday Toy Drive to Benefit Housing Families

See below for a list of needed items and Toy Drop Off locations! If your business would like to be  a “Toy Drop Off ” location please email us atinfo@maldenchamber.org New and Unwrapped Items Needed for Kids & Teens: Toys, Games, Electronics, Arts&Crafts, Sporting Goods, DVD’s/Movies, Hats/Gloves Gift Cards & Monetary Donations Accepted at Malden Chamber […]

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Exhibit at Medford City Hall Highlights Family Homelessness

The photography exhibit brings awareness to families struggling with homelessness. It will be on display throughout the month of October. Medford, MA By FRANK O’LAUGHLIN (Patch Staff) October 7, 2015 Medford City Hall will be hosting a photography exhibit which brings awareness to families struggling with homelessness. The exhibit, done by Meg Landers Photography, also […]

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451 Marketing Partnering with Housing Families Inc.

Fall Intern Class to Create Integrated Communications Strategy for Local Non-Profit BOSTON, MA (09/28/2015)(readMedia)– 451 Marketing, a national fully integrated marketing, communications, and creative agency today announced that it will be partnering with Housing Families Inc. for its fall intern marketing project. Guided by 451 Marketing employees, the interns will work to craft a comprehensive […]

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Housing Familes, Inc. serves up thanks to our legislators

Neighborhood View – September 14, 2015 by Karen Lynch It was a potluck dinner with everyone helping out. The staff, volunteers and families brought large plates of delicious homemade food to share with each other and the legislators.  The dinner was held to thank the legislators with whom Housing Families, Inc. have been working with through the […]

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Cong. Clark Hosting Homelessness Photo Exhibit

insidemedford | August 11, 2015 | Art, Entertainment, and Culture, Capitol Hill | Housing Families is hosting a photo exhibit “Family Homelessness: A View Beyond Stereotypes” at the office of Congresswoman Katherine Clark, capturing the stories of children and their families throughout the community. As part of her ongoing effort to help families experiencing housing […]

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BNY Mellon raises awareness of homelessness in the area

BNY Mellon in Everett has coordinated with Housing Families to display images of Massachusetts families in their main lobby. At first glance, the people depicted in the photographs which were taken by New England photographer Meg Landers, appear to be average families with mothers, fathers, and children, smiling and embracing one another. However, after taking […]

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Miss Cambridge Talks Volunteering At Housing Families

Miss Cambridge is hard at work Title brings social responsibilities Posted by mholbrow on Aug 5, 2015. Harvard graduate student Samantha Hawkins is hard at work carrying out the responsibilities that go with the title of Miss Cambridge 2015, which she won in the Miss Cambridge/Miss Boston contest back in February at the Sheraton Boston […]

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GREAT Youth and Families summer camp highlighted in UNCENSORED Vol. 6.2

Summertime By Lauren Blundin Not a Break for Homeless Families Every June, kids across the United States are counting down to summer vacation. They cannot wait for the break—a time for family outings to beaches, parks, and museums, for riding bikes and going swimming. Summer also brings a less welcome phenomenon—often called the “summer surge”—of […]

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Housing Families now offers pro bono legal services now available to low-income families

Posted Jul. 6, 2015 at 12:08 PM MEDFORD Housing Families, a Malden-based agency which aims to end family homelessness in Massachusetts, has recently acquired the Pro Bono Legal Services Program from Tri-City Community Action Program (Tri-CAP), an anti-poverty agency which recently closed. “Hosting the program at Housing Families provides families at risk of homelessness with […]

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