Who We Are


Family Promise is a national 501(c)(3) non-profit organization working to alleviate homelessness since 1986. Family Promise of Southern Chester County was established in 2015 as one of over 200 nationwide local affiliates.

We are not a shelter, we are a program that that keeps families together who are experiencing homelessness and provides meals, shelter, resources, and mentorship to help them get back on their feet.




VISION:

Family Promise of Southern Chester County is committed to alleviating homelessness in Southern Chester County, Pennsylvania.



OUR MISSION:

Family Promise of Southern Chester County helps children and their families experiencing homelessness achieve lasting self-sufficiency and stability by providing shelter, meals, and comprehensive support services through a network of congregations and volunteers.

The name "Family Promise" refers to the commitment which communities make to families in need, and also to the potential inherent in every family.

Our Story

Volunteer with Family Promise