Homeward Bound Seeks Resource Development Officer

Homeward Bound is seeking a Development Officer for Annual Giving & Communications. Strong commitment to ending homelessness and at least three years of demonstrated success in fundraising. Please see our Employment Opportunities section of our website for a full job description and how to apply.

Urban Orchard Raises Funds for Homeward Bound

Join us at Urban Orchard Cider Company between 5-8 pm on September 13th and help raise funds for Homeward Bound! The family owned, West Asheville business will offering rare cider production area tours at 6 and 7 pm. We hope to see you there and THANK YOU to Urban Orchard!  

Nickel-A-Meal Program supports AHOPE

With support from First Presbyterian Church, Homeward Bound’s AHOPE Day Center received $3,750 from the Presbytery of Western North Carolina’s Nickel-A-Meal program to cover some of the costs of food for the 200 clients experiencing homelessness the Day Center serves each day.   From left to right: Katie Adams, Asia Heller and Robert Stevenson

Homeward Bound moves 65 vulnerable people into Permanent Supportive Housing with funding assistance from Mission Health

Homeward Bound moved 65 of our community’s most vulnerable individuals out of homelessness and into our long-term Permanent Supportive Housing program from October of 2015 through August 2016.  This was made possibly with the funding assistance of $80,000 from the Mission Health Community Investment Program. Homeward Bound is grateful for this partnership with Mission Health. …continued


Curry for a Cause at Blue Dream Curry House on August 31

Our friends at Blue Dream Curry House are helping us end homelessness! On Wednesday, August 31st, they will donate 10% of the day’s proceeds to our work! Come out, eat delicious local food and know that you are supporting a good cause at the same time! Thanks Blue Dream!

We served 2,200 people at AHOPE last year

We served 2,200 people at AHOPE last year – helping them while they survive homelessness. We are raising money to run this important operation. Please consider making a gift of $20, $200 or $2,000 to help us continue this operation. This video gives a brief glimpse into the work done at AHOPE. We’re grateful to Chris, …continued


Divine Living and Homeward Bound partner for furniture drive

We’re excited to partner with Divine Living Premium Home Furnishings  for our first every furniture drive! All furniture collected goes directly into the homes of our newly housed clients.