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Ginifir Ferguson


Ginifir moved to Augusta, Ga, in 2012, where she worked with other non-profits in the community. In 2019 she began working for Family Promise as the Case Manager and was promoted to Executive Director in 2022. She received her Bachelor 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


Here at Family Promise of Augusta, we thrive on the help of people like you. If you have ever considered volunteering at FPA, you can see how here.

You can also help supporting FPA by making a donation.