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    Brighten A Child's Birthday

    Our Brightening Birthday™ program brings the excitement and fun of birthdays and family celebrations to homeless children at our programs across the country. Homeless kids often miss out on the celebrations most American families experience together, especially birthday parties. Make a donation or become a fundraiser today and help us brighten even more kids' birthdays.

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    Living Their Faith

    Get inspired by profiles of our employees who are living their faith through service—and meet some of the veterans, seniors and struggling families whose lives they’ve transformed. Sign up now to celebrate the victories that faithful service is making possible for our neighbors in need. You will also receive bi-monthly inspirational emails of our best #MondayMotivation social posts.

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    Moral Injury and Collective Healing: An Advanced Training Seminar

    Moral injury is the emotional and spiritual pain that can afflict soldiers and others who are asked to perform actions that run counter to their moral codes. Attend our advanced training seminar at Princeton University Sept. 11-13 which will place a special focus on supporting veterans and the formerly incarcerated.

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  • 1,400,000

    more than 1.4 million people helped annually

  • 57,000

    kids and young people given opportunities they could never have imagined

  • 20,000

    veterans whose lives we have helped improve

  • 28,000

    individuals and families impacted by incarceration helped

  • 11,000

    individuals with intellectual disabilities empowered to be independent and involved in their communities

  • 106,000

    older adults cared for, housed and loved

  • 100,000

    homeless individuals assisted

  • 23,000

    people housed in our 19,426 affordable housing units in 484 properties