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14 Aug

Lexington teen hikes Appalachian Trail for HFI

Alex Wu, 16, of Lexington, raised more than $8,000 for the Malden-based organization Housing Families and its GREAT Youth Families Program

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2 Aug

2019 Back to School Drive

It's that time of year! To help our kids and after-school program be ready for a great school year, we're hosting a Back-to-School Drive!

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22 Jun

5K Walk for GYFP

We're raising money to benefit the GREAT Youth and Families Program (GYFP) of Housing Families, Inc., and any donation will help make an impact.

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30 Apr

HFI news written by a kid

One of the kids in our after-school program started a newsletter about Housing Families, and it was so good we wanted to share it! Check out the latest from HFI kid, Tabitha. Tabitha didn’t provide us with the answers to the riddles, though. If you have some answers, we’d love to hear them!

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5 Mar

Your support helped Shayna* start a new beginning

It’s that time of year, when high school seniors are anxiously awaiting college acceptance letters in the mail. Whether a teen is housed or experiencing homelessness, so much is up in the air. Shayna*, whose family has been in HFI’s shelter and now lives in permanent housing, shared with us the essay she wrote for […]

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7 Dec

2018 Holiday Drive

Make this holiday season merry and bright for homeless families!

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1 Nov

Housing Families Breaking Barriers breakfast highlights community’s role in ending homelessness

A crowd of friends, concerned citizens, advocates and supporters gathered at the Irish American Club this week for Housing Families’ Breaking Barriers Breakfast. The breakfast, which featured a panel discussion on the impact of homelessness and housing insecurity on children’s health, is part of a new series of events developed to increase awareness about family […]

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17 Oct

Breaking Barriers Breakfast

This event will consist of a panel discussion about the correlation between children’s health and housing. 

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3 Aug

2018 Backpack Drive

Our children need your help to succeed in school!

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20 Dec

Email Angels – WGBH segment featuring Housing families supporters

For nearly twenty years an Everett woman has made it her mission to get holiday gifts to kids in need. This year, she had a change in fortune, but not a change of heart.

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