Category: Events

Register for Safe Quarters!

Registration Now Open for the 19th Annual Safe Quarters on Sunday, October 3rd, 2021 Safe Quarters is a one-day, community-wide effort to collect financial contributions for victims of domestic violence and their children seeking refuge at Friendship Home. Safe Quarters...

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Juneteenth!

What is Juneteenth? Juneteenth is a 155-year-old holiday celebrating the emancipation of African-Americans from slavery in the U.S. It is celebrated on June 19 (the name is a combination of the words “June” and “nineteenth”) because on that date in 1865, Major General...

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Give to Lincoln Day

Starting May 1st through May 25th– your gift can have more impact, give more security, and inspire more hope through Give to Lincoln Day. Thanks to the generosity of our community, together we continue empowering freedom from domestic violence. Through...

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Call on Congress to fix VOCA now!

Today, Wednesday, April 21, 2021, is National Day of Action for the VOCA Fix! The Victim of Crime Act’s (VOCA) Crime Victims Fund (CVF) is a non-taxpayer source of funding that support thousands of crime victims service providers, including Friendship...

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Virtual Stuff the Bus

Happening NOW! April 5th – 18th Friendship Home, StarTran, and Alpha Media are partnering for the 22nd Annual Stuff the Bus. Visit the Stuff the Bus event page, today through April 18th, to “shop” our online platform to provide highly...

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Virtual Stuff the Bus

April 5th through April 18th, Friendship Home, StarTran, and Alpha Media will be partnering for the 22nd Annual Stuff the Bus. For the safety of our community volunteers, supporters, and Friendship Home staff, this year’s event will be taking place...

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Giving Tuesday!

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving that celebrates generosity worldwide. Join millions of others around the world, following the widely recognized shopping events Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and help kick off the holiday season of giving. #GivingTuesday...

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Safe Quarters Goes Virtual

Due to the impact of COVID-19, and for the safety of our community volunteers, supporters, and Friendship Home staff, Safe Quarters 2020 is going VIRTUAL! Although the look and feel will be different this year, the mission remains the same....

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Virtual Stuff the Bus

Make a Donation Today! Please join us here Monday, July 27th through Sunday, August 2nd. Friendship Home, Alpha Media, StarTran are partnering again for the 21st Annual Stuff the Bus starting July 27th. Stuff the Bus will be a virtual...

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