Heading Home is thrilled to once again be a grant recipient of the Woburn-based Cummings Foundation as a part of their 100K for 100 initiative. The Cummings Foundation’s funding will continue to directly support Heading Home’s Medford Family Life Education Center by both enhancing the facility and ensuring continued intensive case management for the to once-homeless single mothers and […]
Party pics: Heading Home Housewarming Gala The May 8 installment of Bill Brett’s party pics includes the Heading Home Housewarming Gala at the Castle at Park Plaza! Check out the gallery here. Learn more on our event webpage, and check out our own gallery of photos on Facebook.
Finding Fay Festival: September 10-15 Heading Home is honored to participate in Finding Fay as one of the 80+ organizations that artist and philanthropist Fay Chandler generously supported during her lifetime. This upcoming event is a “free family festival celebrating the spirit and creativity” of Fay. Visit the festival’s website for a schedule of free events that […]
Heading Home is Charitable Partner for the 2015 PRISM Awards The Builders and Remodelers Association of Greater Boston (BRAGB) has chosen Heading Home as the charitable partner for their 2015 PRISM Awards. This annual event recognizes “the finest projects and outstanding achievements of builders, developers, project owners, architects, land planners, marketing/advertising firms, interior designers, remodelers, and […]
The Boston Globe covers Governor-Elect Charlie Baker welcoming a Heading Home family Up & Out and into their new home! Baker outlines plan to address homelessness By David Scharfenberg Celise Jackson, homeless for months, crossed the threshold into her new apartment in the Bowdoin-Geneva section of Dorchester Tuesday and cried. “Thank you so much,” she said, holding […]
Heading Home’s Executive Director Tom Lorello was a guest on WGBH’s Greater Boston with Emily Rooney. Watch the segment on WGBH’s website or read an article related to the story: State Seeks To Move Homeless From Hotel Rooms To Group Homes By Rupa Shenoy Michelle Espada has gained 70 pounds since she moved to the Bedford Plaza Hotel. “Eating microwaveable food. I […]
Woburn-based Cummings Foundation has awarded Heading Home’s Medford Family Life Education Center with a $100,000 grant to help facilitate seamless day-to-day operations and transform how the program delivers supportive services to once-homeless single mothers and their small children. Thanks to the Cummings Foundation, we will provide the program’s residents with every tool possible to succeed […]
By Jim Cronin Heading Home has a healthy track record for helping end homelessness in the region. The nonprofit recently crunched its numbers and found out that nine out of every 10 previously homeless people they put in housing in the last seven have remained with a roof over their heads – whether in Heading Home’s apartments […]