Embracing Change

Below is our report on the results of the Otto Bremer grant. We are so proud of everyone involved in our organization and how flexible they have been during the pandemic. Thank you!   Q1. Did the nature of the work change from the initial proposal request?...

Ten Questions: A Q + A about Family Promise.

Q1.  IS FAMILY PROMISE A NATIONAL ORGANIZATION? A. Yes! Family Promise was started in New Jersey by Karen Olson in 1986. The organization grew quickly and now has 200 affiliates in 43 states. Learn the history of Family Promise: https://familypromise.org/our-story/ ...

Family Promise Initiates New Shelter Model

Family Promise of Waukesha County is a recipient of a $4,000 grant from the Catholic Community Foundation to be used for a new apartment-based shelter program for families. This donation is the most recent grant that Family Promise has received to bring this program...

Case Manager

CASE MANAGER POSITION  Summary/Objective The Case Manager is responsible for assisting families to achieve independence by helping them to identify and address issues that impact their economic, physical, and emotional well-being. Using a trauma informed approach,...

2020 End of Year Message

“Vanity of vanities all things are vanity.” This passage and the subsequent verses in the Book of Ecclesiastes sums up 2020.  Much of what we thought could be relied upon has been cast into doubt. The impact of the virus is far, wide and deep. For some it may have...