Knights of Columbus hold pancake breakfast for charity

Medford — On Sunday, Oct. 24, the Knights of Columbus Council 13966 hosted a pancake breakfast at Immaculate Conception Church in Malden to benefit Housing Families Inc. Guests enjoyed a hearty meal prepared and served by the Knights of Columbus. Families had pictures taken with a friendly scarecrow and a chance to purchase painted pumpkins […]

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Beauty school raises cash for needy families

By Matt Byrne, Town Correspondent For the second year in a row, staff and student stylists at Empire Beauty School on Pleasant Street pooled their talents to raise money for families in need. A check for $2,136 was presented to Housing Families Inc. development manager Krystle Kelly at a celebration for the beauty school’s 100th […]

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Housing Families hosts appreciation dinner

The following is a press release from Housing Families Inc.: On Tuesday June 8th, Housing Families hosted an appreciation dinner in honor of volunteers in their Children’s Program. Volunteers were treated to a delicious dinner provided by Bistro 5 of Medford. Dinner was held to celebrate the dedication of volunteers who give their time by […]

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Nat’l Alliance to End Homelessness recognizes Housing Families Prevention Program

The National Alliance to End Homelessness has recognized Housing Families Eviction Prevention Program for the second consecutive year.  In the report titled Promising Prevention Practices, Housing Families program partnering with local Housing Authorities to prevent evictions is explained from its origins to its outcomes.   Read the full release The National Alliance to End Homelessness […]

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Homeless, legislators talk solutions

The following is a press release from Housing Families Inc.: Representatives Paul Donato, Carl Sciortino Jr., Stephen “Stat” Smith, Katherine Clark, Malden City Councilors Neal Anderson, Gary Christenson, Jim Nestor and other Massachusetts legislators, along with homeless or formerly homeless families and local service providers, gathered at Suffolk Manor in Malden on Wednesday, April 21st […]

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