FY18 State Budget Update: Moving Ahead Program

Moving Ahead Program budget

Massachusetts House of Representatives passes FY18 Budget To everyone who contacted their State Representatives to support St. Francis House in the state budget, thank you! Through your advocacy, the final House budget this week included funding for our Sullivan Family Moving Ahead Program at $125,000 and there was a small increase for Individual Homeless Services, […]

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MEDIA ADVISORY St. Francis House, John Hancock Team up for One Boston Day

Media Advisory One Boston Day John Hancock Sneaker Drive

Contact:  Cayenne Isaksen (617) 646 1028 cisaksen@oneillandassoc.com   ** MEDIA ADVISORY ** ST FRANCIS HOUSE, JOHN HANCOCK TEAM UP FOR ONE BOSTON DAY Locations citywide hosting sneaker drive to benefit homeless men and women in Boston  BOSTON – April 11, 2017 – As the City of Boston celebrates the third annual One Boston Day, St. […]

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Action Needed: Call your State Rep to support St. Francis House

MAP-Advocacy-Day-Michlewitz-Speaking

For the past several months our President & CEO, Karen LaFrazia, has been meeting with members of the State Legislature asking them to support the work of St. Francis House in two different ways. First, she has been working with our State Representative, Aaron Michlewitz, to include funding in the State budget that would provide […]

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One Boston Day 2017

Media Advisory One Boston Day John Hancock Sneaker Drive

The third annual One Boston Day is on Saturday, April 15 and you can help make a difference with St. Francis House. As the City of Boston celebrates One Boston Day, we invite you to mark the day with St. Francis House. One Boston Day is an annual opportunity for businesses, organizations, and individuals to […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Webster Bank sponsors St. Francis House Boston Marathon Team

2017 Marathon Team sponsored by Webster Bank

Contact: Christina Smith (617) 457-1002 csmith@stfrancishouse.org Webster Bank sponsors St. Francis House Boston Marathon Team BOSTON, April 6, 2017 – The journey out of homelessness is like running a marathon: one step leads to another, mile after mile. St. Francis House is thrilled to announce that five runners will be participating in the 2017 Boston […]

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April Showers: Staying On Top of Your Job Search

MAP April Showers Job Search

Our Moving Ahead Program has over 1,500 alumni, all who are welcome to visit St. Francis House at any time and seek us for support and resource advice in perpetuity. The Alumni Resource Center bulletin board on the 4th floor hosts a new topic each month.  “April Showers Bring May Flowers” April is here, and with […]

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Board Member Story: Tim Nolan

Tim Nolan St. Francis House Board Member

Meet Board Member Tim Nolan. Years on Board: 6.5 Tim’s start My relationship with St. Francis House began as an undergraduate student at Boston College in 1997.  I enrolled in a course in Philosophy and Theology that placed students at a non-profit to volunteer 30 hours per month. I was placed at St. Francis House. […]

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Craig’s Kempo Karate Kick-a-thon Continues!

Kempo Karate Fundraiser for St. Francis House

Craig’s Kempo Karate in Watertown continued their support of St. Francis House by pledging the proceeds of their annual Kickathon, held on March 18th, to St. Francis House. Hundreds of students from the Watertown dojo were in attendance Saturday at the Boys & Girls Club in Watertown to kick to their heart’s content, with each […]

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Webster Bank sponsors 2017 Boston Marathon team

Webster Bank supports St. Francis House

 Photo: Christopher Silva, market sales specialist; Anthony Singleton, Downtown Crossing Banking Center Manager; Haley Smith, Downtown Crossing Asst Banking Center Manager; Sumakshi Vali, Regional Manager; Jennifer Zhang, Downtown Crossing Banker; Bill Lionhood, Boston Market Manager Webster Bank has committed to support Team St. Francis House at the $2,500 level! In addition to this financial support, Webster Bank is gearing up for […]

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