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A HOME TOWARDS HOME

“Helping families transition from homelessness to wholeness”

WHAT WE DO

ACTION OBJECTIVES

  • Awareness                 

  • Advocacy                

  • Aid

Our MISSION

To provide a homeless prevention program, support services, and an emergency shelter for families and single parents with children in a faith-based environment.

Tarrant County Homeless Coalition Summary for 2020

According to the Tarrant County Homeless Coalition’s Point In Time Count, on January 24, 2020, *2,103 people were homeless in Tarrant County. Overall increase from 2019 of 4%. About 201 people of that number live in Arlington; 1,827 live in Ft. Worth; 33 Parker; 42 live in NE Tarrant. 

 

The top three reasons people report they become homeless are

1) Unemployment/no income

2) Inability to pay rent

3) Physical/mental disability 

Sixty-one percent were men; 39% were women; 19% children; 22% families; 6% Veterans.

*Before the 2020 pandemic.                                                    

who we are

VISION

A Home Towards Home

CORE VALUES

  • Dignity  - We treat our guests with dignity and respect, consistently.

  • Excellence – We operate in the spirit of excellence.

  • Agape Love – We demonstrate the love of Christ to all that we serve.

  • Accountability - We carry out our responsibilities accountably and compliantly at all levels.

  • Leadership – We lead with integrity and commitment.

OUR EVENTS

2022 CALENDAR

January

D.R.E.G. New Year Community Fanily Event in South Dallas

February

McIntosh Chapel Black History Community Family Event in Grand 

Prairie

Larry Curry's Metro Fieldhouse Sports MLK Jr. Day Celebration Community Family Event at UTA athletic fields in Arlington

March

Segue Living Center's Walk a Mile in my shoes community Family Event at Vandergriff Park in Arlington

April

Youth

May

Mother's Day

June

Father's Day

July

Spread the Love Ministries and Fielder Road Outreach Team monthly cookout for homeless individuals and families in downtown Arlington

Larry Curry's Metro Fieldhouse Sports Back to School and wellness fair for families in Arlington

August

Spread the Love Ministries and Fielder Road Outreach Team monly cookout for homeless individuals and families in downtown Arlington

September

3rd Year Anniversary Celebration of Segue Living Center

Texas Live! Business/Nonprofit Mixer sponsored by Texas Workforce Commission

North Texas Giving Day Fundraiser Extravaganza

October

McIntosh Chapel Fall Festival Community Family Event in Grand Prarie

November

Kingdom Builders Christian Church Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway to families.

December

Year-end FUNdraiser with Segue Living Center, Ms Samm's Tea

LEGEND

Providing meals, toiletries, and detergents monthly to families at the Arlington Life Shelter.

Serving meals to families at local shelter and/or street outreach collaboration.

Community event and fundraiser.  Details of events will be provided on various social media platforms.

Matching Fund Sponsors:

Jazzy Jenn’s Jewels, Jennifer Terry; Drizzles and Drips, Karen Birchette McDowell; Asily By Candyce, Candyce Akanno; Jeneration Crafts, Jennifer Spruill; Ms Samm’s Tea, Samaria Richard; HJ, The Young Philanthropist; My Business Administrator, LLC ; The Segue Board of Directors

Segue Legacy Partners:  Ms Samm’s Tea; Asili by Candyce; Nebra Brown

Through The Years Highlights

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