Category: Children

How One of Our Youngest Donors Raised $800 to Buy Back-to-School Supplies for Children Experiencing Homelessness

Aug 21 2019
Raphael House

This year, Raphael House provided backpacks and school supplies to 173 children in our Residential Shelter and Bridge Programs during our Back-to-School giveaway! For families at-risk of or experiencing homelessness, even the smallest seasonal expenses can threaten their financial stability. This is just one reason why parents and children look forward to this giveaway every […]

Summer Camp Offers Relief for Low-Income Families

May 25 2016
Kim Lessard

Summer break can be stressful for families who are homeless or living at or below the poverty line. For parents who work or who are in the process of searching for work, the structure of the school day along with after-school programs, such as the Tutoring Club at Raphael House, offers them a reliable source […]

Summertime Opportunities for Kids Offer Relief for Working Parents

Nov 3 2015
Kim Lessard

Summer break can be stressful for families who are homeless or living at or below the poverty line. For parents who work or who are in the process of searching for work, the structure of the school day along with after-school programs, such as the Tutoring Club at Raphael House, offers them a reliable source […]