Stories tagged: Family Promise of Spokane
UPDATED: FRIDAY, FEB. 24, 2017, 12:57 P.M.
Open Doors family shelter needed to offer safe refuge for Spokane’s homeless 24 hours a day
The Open Doors family shelter is the final piece of Spokane’s effort to make sure every homeless person has a safe, warm place to be 24 hours a day.
THURSDAY, FEB. 11, 2016, 8:02 P.M.
House votes to give churches leeway on housing homeless
House approves bill designed to help churches that temporarily house the homeless.
TUESDAY, FEB. 9, 2016, 6 P.M.
Spokane churches need a change in state law to continue housing homeless
Spokane churches that temporarily shelter the homeless are seeking help from the Legislature to keep the program going.
THURSDAY, SEPT. 4, 2014
Family Promise wants to help Spokane Valley homeless
Family Promise of Spokane is expanding, and needs to raise about $10,000 more so it can purchase its own building in the South Perry District. The extra space will allow …
THURSDAY, OCT. 11, 2012
Young people raising awareness about homelessness
Katrina Boik has never been homeless and the closest she’s ever gotten to spending a night outdoors is camping with her family. That’s going to change Friday night, when Boik …
THURSDAY, AUG. 16, 2012
Religion Notebook: Women of Faith conference begins Friday
The Women of Faith conference is coming to the Spokane Arena, 720 W. Mallon Ave., Friday and Saturday. This year’s theme is Celebrate What Matters and the event includes a …