The Allstate Foundation benefits Homeward Bound with $5k grant

May 10th, 2019 | by Paradise Valley Independent Thirteen Allstate agencies Valleywide recently collected donations to help the growing homeless population in Phoenix. With efforts to combat increasing homelessness in Phoenix, 13 Allstate agencies across the Valley collected necessary donations and more than 30 employees painted a transitional living facility, according to a press release. The volunteers earned a $5,000 … Read More

Press Release: Local nonprofit Homeward Bound hosts inaugural ROOFTOP fundraiser to support homeless families

Phoenix, AZ – Homeward Bound’s sold-out inaugural ROOFTOP event was celebrated April 13th under the stars on the rooftop of Mountain Shadows Resort to rave reviews. Since 1990, Homeward Bound has been creating pathways out of poverty for homeless families ready to make a change. From gourmet food stations to craft cocktails, the rooftop event welcomed and brought together more … Read More

Independent Sector Releases New Value of Volunteer Time of $25.43 Per Hour

(WASHINGTON, April 11, 2019) – Today, Independent Sector announces that the latest value of a volunteer hour is $25.43 – up 3% from the previous year. That figure, estimated from data collected in 2018, shows the incredible contributions volunteers make to their communities and our country. Currently, about 63 million Americans volunteer about 8 billion hours of their time, talent, and effort to … Read More

Michelle L.

Michelle and her two sons graduated from Homeward Bound’s program recently. The family accomplished a lot while they were with us, including purchasing their own mobile home.  Some of Michelle’s other accomplishments while with us include; paying off several debts including an eviction and auto loan; beginning her degree in Elementary Education; and building a decent savings on top of … Read More

VIDEO: 2018 Old Bags Luncheon®

Video recap of Homeward Bound’s 2018 Old Bags Luncheon® which took place on November 15, 2018 at the Arizona Biltmore. All proceeds from the event go to benefit Homeward Bound’s programs which serve homeless families in the Valley.