The Resource Center provides dignity with one bar of soap at a time.

For most of us, personal hygiene is simply a matter of walking into your bathroom and engaging in “washing up.” We don’t really stop to think about getting clean. It’s just part of our daily routine. Yet, people experiencing homelessness face a multitude of difficulties in addition to lack of shelter, and maintaining personal health […]

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St. Francis House Receives Wellness Grant from Tufts Health Plan Foundation

Tufts Health Plan Foundation Contributes $1 Million to New England Non-Profits to Mark Tufts Health Plan’s 40th Anniversary     Boston – October 2, 2019 – St. Francis House has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Tufts Health Plan Foundation. The grant is part of $1 million in funding the Tufts Health Plan Foundation […]

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New Furniture and Essential Household items for residents at #TheUnion

Bobs and Essential items

Imagine the joy of finding housing after months or perhaps years of searching.  Now imagine having that apartment with nothing to fill it.  Where will you sleep?  How will you cook?  And even if you can cook, what will you eat on?  For individuals moving out of homelessness, these are real concerns. We are thrilled […]

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Shop AmazonSmile to benefit St. Francis House

Shop Amazon.Smile to help St. Francis House

How can you help St. Francis House while holiday shopping? Use AmazonSmile! Let’s face it, many of us wince at overcrowded malls and will be holiday shopping online this year.  Why not help St. Francis House in the process? Your online shopping can support St. Francis House and the AmazonSmile site is the way to do […]

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St. Francis House Fall Match Challenge

This fall 2018 a generous donor has offered to match each and every gift to St. Francis House – dollar for dollar – between now and October 31, 2018, up to $50,000! To take full advantage of this opportunity to have your gift make the biggest impact in the lives of our struggling neighbors, use […]

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Citizens Bank Donates Another $5,000!

Citizen's donates another 5K

Citizens Bank has been a 20+ year supporter and advocate of the work of St. Francis House. Over time they have continuously increased their partnership and found new ways to support our work. This year Jack Murphy, President of Business Banking at Citizens Bank, joined our Board of Directors. As an gesture of support and […]

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Corning Foundation Awards Grant for Fourth Year In a Row

Corning Foundation Gift FY18

The Corning Foundation graciously awarded St. Francis House with funding for the fourth year in a row. With a focus on grants towards education, human services and culture, The Corning Foundation’s mission to support their community aligns with our mission to provide services to those in need. The funding from The Corning Foundation will directly […]

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Santander Bank Funds Upcoming Social Enterprise at 48 Boylston

Banco Santander

Santander Bank has been a long term corporate supporter of St. Francis House. From volunteering and donating clothing, to providing financial support for our programming, they continue to expand their holistic support. Current Moving Ahead Program collaboration With a philanthropic focus on financial education and workforce development, Santander Bank employees found themselves at home within […]

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