Annual
Report
2018

Homeward
Bound

“Housing alone cannot solve the issue of homelessness.”


Becky Jackson

President and CEO


Our Mission

Homeward Bound was founded with a single mission: to provide homeless families with not just housing, but a real pathway out of poverty — so families never become homeless again.

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Innovation

We are dedicated to innovating in ways that strengthen and enrich the lives of individual families that we serve.

Leadership

We take leadership to address the root causes of poverty and mobilize our resources to get families on a pathway out of it.

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Eye to the Future

We strive to grow and learn with an eye to the future so that we never lose momentum in delivering on our mission.

Homelessness in Arizona


0
homeless people in Arizona
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0%
of those are families
Did You Know?

A child raised in poverty is more likely to become an adult living in poverty.
(Annie E Casey Foundation 2014)

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Break the Cycle

Homeward Bound targets parents and children with individualized programs to break the cycle of poverty.

The Homeward Bound Difference


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total people served

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0
adults served

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0
children served

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of families we served successfully completed our program and secured stable housing.

0%

of parents learned to say “I love you” in thoughtful/creative ways.

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of school-aged youth reported seeing themselves in a more positive light.

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the number of books read by Homeward Bound children during our summer reading program.

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the average increase in hourly wages by adults who attended our on-campus employment center.

Solutions Through Collaboration


volunteer hours
3,300+

in-kind donations
6,000+

program collaborations, sponsors and corporate partners in 2018
75+

Our Team


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COA

In 2018, Homeward Bound became nationally accredited by COA (the Council on Accreditation) meeting best practice standards in service delivery, fiscal management, and governance. We are the only agency in the state of Arizona to be COA accredited in the Housing Stabilization & Community Living. category

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TIC

In 2018 Homeward Bound also began our year-long journey to become a Trauma Informed Care Institution, certified by the Arizona Trauma Institute.

Our Values


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Community

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Integrity

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Compassion

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Empowerment

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Communication

Team Promotions & Expansion


"Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life."
Confucius

New Hires
25

Internal Promotions
8

2017-18 Board of Directors


Board Chair

John Hatfield

Dayna Badhorn

Melanie Beauchamp

Bob Carlson

Ginger Clayton

Deanne Desautels

Larry Eisel

Derek Flottum

Julie Friedly

 Bill Hayden

Bethany Hicks

Nan Howlett

Craig Hughes

Linda Mitchell

Michelle DeJean Schechner

Todd Taylor

Joyce Kline Wright

Mark Young

Nancy Zezza

Our Financials


Revenue: $4,547,995

27.4% - Contributions


24% - Property Gains


17.5% - Program Fees


16.8% - Grants


6.5% - Special Events


6% - In-Kind Donations


1.8% - Other

Expenses: $4,130,913

70.1% - Program


15.2% - Fundraising


14.7% - Management