November Monthly Snap Shot

by Shannon Hargreaves - Family Promise Roane Director We are approaching the holiday season in a year, unlike any other. Regardless of the challenges of 2020, you have prioritized and supported families whose housing is unstable, sustained community, and stepped in at...

October 2020 Newsletter

Words from the Heart I came to Family Promise of Roane County at, what I thought, was the worst time of my life as a parent. My family had just lost our home after loosing my job. When we first arrived, I was completely terrified. I had three small children and...

September 2020 Newsletter

What a month! Family Promise of Roane County has been busy serving the community and preventing families from losing housing by providing rental and utility assistance. FPRC has been preparing to begin our rotational shelter program. Coordinating with our...

August 2020 Newsletter

August has been a busy month. More families facing eviction and loss of utilities. We continue to work with local families and agencies to prevent families from losing their stable housing. August we held our 5th annual rummage sale. We were blessed with many...

June 2020 Newsletter

This past month we launched our new prevention and diversion program and what a success it has been. We have began to work with other services to provide food for those in need. We are always open to hear the needs of the community. As the Nation adjust to a "new...

Please consider donating your stimulus check

Earlier this month, Janelle* decided to toilet train her young son. She might have been tackling this milestone a little early, but she realized she could save money if she didn’t have to buy diapers each week. Unable to work during the COVID-19 crisis and...