Help families in Gainesville with Family Promise and 2 College Brothers. Family Promise is a nonprofit that supports families in need of care, food, and a place to stay.
Throughout the year, Family Promise helps the community with donation drives, volunteering, and events. All support goes towards assisting families with a helping hand, meals, and housing assistance. 2 College Brothers moves those needing help with Family Promise into new housing.
Ways to help:
Keep an eye out for events the on the Family Promise Facebook page. Come out to enjoy an activity, volunteer, or donate items for an upcoming yard sale. Past events have been yard sales, potlucks, concerts, spirit nights, and an annual bed race.
Donations are always needed and can be sent directly to Family Promise of Gainesville.
Most wanted items are: new pillows, pillow protectors, mattress protectors, twin size blankets, twin bed sets, toilet bowl cleaner, general purpose cleaner, or any items on their current wishlist.
Family Promise can always use help from volunteers for events. Contact Family Promise if you would like to volunteer for events like yard sales or family hosting and assistance.
Have some fun and support families at the same time! Come join an upcoming event with Family Promise and 2 College Brothers. Family Promise’s 4th annual bed race is coming up on May 5th, sign up to join today.
Wade Swikle started out in the moving business while a student at the University of Florida, graduating with a Bachelor’s in Telecommunication and a Master’s in Entrepreneurship, before becoming president of 2 College Brothers.