donateThe problem of poverty is complex but you can help with a simple donation of any amount.

Make a difference in the lives of our families by donating vital items from our Wish List.
Wish List


volunteerTake action today and become a volunteer. There are many opportunities for individuals, groups and congregations. We have 24 host congregations and 50 support congregations throughout Bergen County that receive families in our program. Your help can make a difference in someone’s life. Click here to find an opportunity that is right for you.


learnFamily Promise assists working families with children who are temporarily homeless. Learn how we work with the local Bergen County community, churches and synagogues to lend a hand to those in need.

If you are a working family with dependent children under the age of 18 and are facing homelessness, please call the Family Promise office at 201-833-8009 for more information.

All others call 211, United Way’s Help Line for additional referrals.

Featured Blog Articles

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We Hiked and Biked for Family Promise!

On Sunday, May 7th more than 150 participants and volunteers gathered in Van Neste Square in Ridgewood to Hike or Bike for Family Promise.

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Register Now for Our Annual Golf Outing

The Family Promise Annual Golf Outing will be held on Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at the newly renovated Edgewood Country Club in River Vale, New […]

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Super 50/50 Raffle Winners

Congratulations to Bob Armbruster, winner of the Super 50/50 raffle Grand Prize of $25,000.00!  For the complete list of prize winners click here.  […]

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Getting to Know Paul Shackford

In each upcoming newsletter, we are taking the opportunity to introduce you to a Family Promise Board or Staff Member. This month features President of […]


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