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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Housing Families One of Boston Bar’s Grantees

Boston Bar Foundation Awards $950,000 in Grants to 23 Local Organizations June 24, 2015 by RealEstateRama Government and Public Real Estate News: Property News, Housing News, Grant News, Mortgage News, Foreclosure News WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 24, 2015 – (RealEstateRama) — The Boston Bar Foundation – the charitable affiliate of the Boston Bar Association – […]

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Housing Families to serve additional 550 families

MALDEN Housing Families, which seeks to help homeless families, has announced that it will be expanding from serving 300 families in fiscal 2014 to 850 in fiscal 2016. Most notably, its emergency shelter program will increase from serving 49 to 100 families by the end of June, enabling the organization to provide temporary shelter to […]

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Housing Families awarded $100,000 grant from Cummings Foundation

Posted on 06/09/2015 Housing Families has been selected as one of 100 local nonprofits to receive grants of $100,000 each through Cummings Foundation’s “$100K for 100” program. The Malden-based organization was chosen from more than 350 applicants during a very competitive review process. Housing Families’ mission is to end family homelessness. Since 1986, the agency […]

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Housing Families Backpack Drive For Kids In Need – 2015

Housing Families Backpack Drive for Kids in Need    Malden, MA – Housing Families, a Malden-based agency that aims to end family homelessness in Massachusetts, has started its Annual Backpack Drive. From now until August 7th, the agency will collect new backpacks and school supplies for children at-risk of or experiencing homelessness. This year, Housing […]

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Malden priorities in state Senate’s FY16 Budget

MALDEN The state Senate has passed its version of the fiscal 2016 state budget, which included budget amendments for key Malden priorities, according to state Sen. Jason Lewis. The state Senate passed a budget amendment for $100,000 in funding for educational support programming for homeless children through the GREAT Youth and Families Program, run through […]

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Gail Severt and Lisa Nickerson to Run Marathon for Housing Families

Posted on 04/14/2015 ‐  Housing Families Inc. is proud to announce that Wakefield resident Gail Severt and Wayland resident Lisa Nickerson will be participating in the Boston Marathon to raise $15,000 total for at-risk and homeless children. This will be Gail’s first time and Lisa’s fourth time participating in the Boston Marathon as members of the […]

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Wayland Resident Lisa Nickerson to Run 4th Boston Marathon for Homeless Children

Housing Families Inc. is proud to announce that Lisa Nickerson will be participating in the Boston Marathon to raise $7,500 for at-risk and homeless children. This will be Lisa’s fourth time participating in the Boston Marathon as a member of the Housing Families team, a Malden-based non-profit organization that works to end family homelessness by […]

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