Students at the University of Akron produced this video to tell you more about the homeless.

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Family Promise asks founders, volunteers and community leaders to tell you what Family Promise of Summit County is.

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  • Annual “Get Back on Your Feet” Walk fundraiser and awareness event will be held March 29th, 2015 at 3:00pm.

The event will be hosted this year by our support congregation, The Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron, located at 3300 Morewood Rd. in Fairlawn, OH. Here are links to the Walk Poster 2015  and the Walk Registration 2015

Go to  to access the site to make donations online. Feel free to register online or if you prefer you may call and speak to Pauline at the Family Promise Day Center to register over the phone 330-253-8081.

*Remember to Register by March 13th, to get your free t-shirt the day of the event!


  •   9th Annual Family Promise Golf Outing to be held on Friday, June 26th, 2015

                          The event will be held again this year at Raintree Country Club located at 4350 Mayfair Road, Uniontown, OH 44685. Please call Pauline with any questions at 330-253-8081 or to get a spot reserved today for your team! Looking forward to another fun successful outing this year!

  • Empty Bowl Fundraiser and Awareness Event

The “Empty Bowl” Event was a huge success!

With your help we were able to raise $2,750.00 to directly support the Family Promise Program.


A HUGE thanks goes to The Woodridge Local Schools for hosting the event, to Chelby Codding for all of the planning and organizing of the event, and to the students who made the beautiful bowls and the delicious soups! We look forward to another successful event next year!