For Our Families ~ Back-to-School FREE Book Bag Event
Join Homefirst on Saturday, August 24, 2019 from 1:00pm – 4:00pm for our Back-to-School Free Book Bag Event. Free book bags and school clothing will be distributed in collaboration with Bianca F.L.O.W.E.R.S., Inc. on-site.
Meet Ms. Denise, age 51. Follow her journey as she shares how she went from a shelter to stable living. At a young age, Ms. Denise remembers leaving her home to start a life in the city of Elizabeth. Life on her own proved to be difficult so she sought shelter at the YMCA.
For more than 30 years, Homefirst has championed the cause of affordable housing and advocated valiantly for families and individuals who are homeless or at risk of homelessness. Our goal has been to make sure they have a place where they can feel they belong.