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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Ninth Annual Family Promise Golf Outing  Friday, June 26th, 2015

The event will again be at Raintree Country Club located at 4350 Mayfair Road, Uniontown, OH 44685. Click HERE for the registration form or click HERE to go directly to the website to register your foursome online. Please call Pauline with any questions at 330-253-8081.

Reserve a spot for your team soon! Looking forward to another fun successful outing this year with prizes and items up for auction.

Annual “Get Back on Your Feet” Walk was held March 29th, 2015

Thanks to all who attended and supported the event and special thanks to The Unitarian Universalist Church of Akron for hosting the event and giving us a great meeting space and visibility for the walk route this year. It was a great success again this year raising over $7,500.00.

You can still make donations online at 

Family Promise is Now a Charity Partner with the Akron Marathon and Rubber City Race Series 

Family Promise is very excited to announce that we are partnering with the Akron Marathon Charitable Corporation and the Rubber City Race Series this year. A wonderful opportunity for Family Promise to raise funds as well as raise awareness about our program, all at the same time promoting an amazing event and celebrating the runners and supporting the Akron Community! Just click the link to the marathon website  to get registered but make sure that you SELECT FAMILY PROMISE AS THE CHARITY THAT YOU WILL BE RUNNING FOR. You can then go to the crowdrise page at:…/…/familypromiseofsummi

and click the”Join a Team” link to set a up your personal fundraising page linked to Family Promise’s page. Then set your fundraising goal as a runner to help support Family Promise and our mission to help homeless families back to sustainability. Please feel free to share this with your friends, especially if you know runners. (Please note this only applies to the Main Event Race in September)

Thank you all for your support and feel free to contact Pauline at the Family Promise office at 330-253-8081 with any questions.