November 15th, 2017 | AZ Foothills Magazine By Kathy Shayna Shocket Some lucky kids from Homeward Bound had the chance to “Say Cheese” with a group of major leaguers in a very special way. That’s because this group of professional athletes (pictured above) who are in town for the Arizona Fall League – – – headed to Lou Malnati’s for … Read More
A Phoenix organization is holding a drive to assist families in need of diapers in the Valley and areas devastated by recent hurricanes. Diaper Bank of Central Arizona will hold a diaper drive from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday to assist victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma. The drive is at the BBVA Compass Bank Operation Center at 8312 … Read More
September 19th, 2017 | by SanTan Sun News By COLLEEN SPARKS, Staff Homeless students in the Chandler Unified School District dealing with the stress and chaos of not having a permanent place to sleep at night will get a boost because of a grant. The district is one of 32 districts and schools in Arizona receiving grants for Homeless Education … Read More
We believe in creating pathways out of poverty for homeless families ready to make a change. And with the help of supporters like you, we’ve been able to help more than 10,000 homeless individuals right here in Phoenix, Arizona ever since our founding in 1990. Check out our 2017 Summer Impact Report below to take a peek at what we … Read More
Thanks to your donations, the youth at Homeward Bound is ready to tackle another school year with new backpacks, school supplies and uniforms! Thank you to our donors and volunteers from The Hartford, SmartPractice Dental, Dignity Health in Arizona and Bank of America for making our Back-to-School drive a success!
This photo is from the Achiever’s Dinner that was held Wednesday, August 9, 2017. The 15 clients in the photo were honored for achieving a variety of accomplishments that will support them in their journey of self-sufficiency. Achievements included: The motivation and tenacity of these individuals is truly impressive, and they are succeeding thanks to their determination AND the support … Read More
Stephanie is a 27-year old single mom residing at Homeward Bound with her 4-year old son. She became enrolled with the Staff Logic Employment Center on the Homeward Bound campus on August 31, 2016. At the time of enrollment, Stephanie was residing at Homeward Bound for approximately three months. She is a high school graduate, but felt she lacked the … Read More