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At Family Promise of Augusta, we are committed to helping homeless families of the surrounding area to achieve lasting independence.

We do this by providing safe shelter, meals, day care and support services for these families. We also partner with programs designed to redress the
underlying causes of homelessness.

Augusta, Georgia has a severe homeless problem that must be addressed. These people need our help, and we will continue to be there for them.

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In the News

Shelters are ‘godsend’ for homeless

aug-chronicle“The Family Promise of Augusta caters to women or families with children. Executive Director Sarah MacDonald said the group has a waiting list of 90 families, a record high she attributed partly to the economy and partly to impending cold weather. ‘As soon as it started getting colder, the calls started flooding in…'”
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Program helps Augusta’s homeless get on their feet

nbcCheck out the story NBC Augusta aired about FPA at this link:
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Introducing Goodsearch!

Make a donation just by searching the web.

goodsearch-smlGoodSearch is a search engine which donates 50-percent of its revenue to the charities and schools designated by its users. It’s a simple and compelling concept. You use GoodSearch exactly as you would any other search engine. Because it’s powered by Yahoo!, you get proven search results. The money GoodSearch donates to your cause comes from its advertisers — the users and the organizations do not spend a dime!

In 2007, GoodSearch was expanded to include GoodShop, an online shopping mall of world-class merchants dedicated to helping fund worthy causes across the country. Each purchase made via the GoodShop mall results in a donation to the user’s designated charity or school – averaging approximately 3% of the sale, but going up to 20% or even more.