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Latoya Hardman


Latoya first came to Family Promise in 2011 as an intern while pursuing her Bachelor of Arts in Sociology. She graduated from Augusta State University in December of 2011. In 2013, Latoya came back to Family Promise as an intern while working to obtain her Master of Social Work at the University of South Carolina. While interning, she became our VISTA in March of 2014. Only after one year of being the program’s VISTA, she became the Executive Director. Since then, she has graduated from the University of South Carolina. Latoya has a strong passion for helping others and seeing them succeed. She also enjoys being outside and spending time with her loved ones.


Ginifir Ferguson

Case Manager

Ginifir has lived in Augusta, Ga for the past 9 years and is currently case manager at Family Promise. She received her Bachelors in Social Work for Washburn University in Topeka, KS. She is a Certified Nurse’s Aide and is working on completing her Master of Social Work. Her passions are working with people and gaining knowledge. Her hobbies are traveling, reading and spending time with her family.


Kahlisha Cummings


Kahlisha makes sure the families get to and from their destinations (i.e. school, work, etc.). She enjoys helping other and spending time with her family and friends.


Jennifer Harwell

Fund Development Coordinator

Jenny graduated from Emmanuel College in 2007 with a B.S. in Christian Ministry. She and her husband have worked in student ministry for several years and enjoy ministering to students and their families. Jenny enjoys spending time with her husband and three daughters.


Michelle Beard Hickson

Child Care Center Administrative Coordinator

Michelle is originally from Augusta, GA. She is a graduate of Glenn Hills High School class of 1990. After graduation, she attended Albany State University for three years and transferred to Troy University where she received her Bachelors in Psychology. She has been teaching for over 20 years. Michelle is happily married to Samuel D. Hickson, and they have two beautiful daughters, Paris Monet and Kobie Hickson. In her spare time, she enjoys shopping, traveling, reading, cooking and spending time with her family.


Janice Thompkins

Child Care Center Administrative Coordinator-Assistant

Janice enjoys working with children and helping them succeed. She is a mother and knows how important it is to nurture and care for a child. Janice enjoys spending time with her family.



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


We have many opportunities to help make a difference in the lives of families we help.


2177 Central Avenue
Augusta, GA 30904


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