May 2nd will be a day of philanthropy throughout the region as the Community Foundation of Western Mass launches their annual Valley Gives Day! Friends of the Homeless will be participating, again, and can be found on the ValleyGives site by clicking here. Donors are able to schedule their gift as early as April 25th by […]
Friends of the Homeless is very pleased to announce the end of a successful year-end campaign, spurred on by the generosity of Dr. Jonathan Bayuk and associates of Allergy and Immunolgy Associates of New England. The original campaign goal was set at $10,000, to be matched by Dr. Bayuk and AIANE. With generous help from […]
Dr. Jonathan Bayuk and Allergy and Immunology Associates of New England has pledged to help The Friends of the Homeless by matching donations received between now and the end of the year, up to $5,000. Information on the Giving Challenge is here!
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Springfield Friends of the Homeless is hoping to raise $200,000 from public contributions for next year. Executive Director Bill Miller told 22News the money helps pay for services at their shelter on Worthington Street.
Once again, Friends of the Homeless will be participating in Valley Gives Day on May 3. This community wide day of giving is another great opportunity for FOH to harness necessary funds to help feed and house those less fortunate in our region. The daily services of FOH, including emergency shelter, daily meal service, case […]
Springfield- Guests of the Friends of the Homeless shelter in Springfield are able to express themselves artistically during Tuesday art classes taught by Springfield College graduate student Alicia Shibley. Here is Stacey Pete showing off a vase she painted. View all the images on MassLive
SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Friends of the Homeless and the Springfield Falcons hockey team teamed up to show some holiday spirit to the less fortunate. The Falcons collected winter boots and socks for Friends of the Homeless clients during Saturday night’s game at the MassMutual Center, against the Providence Bruins. Fans are encouraged to donate […]
SPRINGFIELD – It was nearly 10 years ago when the city declared war on homelessness in Springfield — an ongoing battle that has led to significant progress and much more effective strategies, according to advocates. William J. Miller, executive director of Friends of the Homeless in Springfield, said the city had a virtual “crisis” in […]