Nationally, African Americans accounted for 40 percent of all people experiencing homelessness in 2019 despite being 13% of the population. This is just one of the many symptoms of institutional racism and economic and racial inequity. We believe in the absolute value...
José Valadez looks over the balcony at the Red Roof Inn in Asheville on Tuesday. Valadez is a client of Homeward Bound, which began housing otherwise homeless clients at the motel during the coronavirus pandemic this week. Photo by Jacob Biba, courtesy of Carolina...
Ingles Markets, thank you. Ingles-Markets continues year after year to support Homeward Bound and ending homelessness. As our presenting sponsor to our Welcome Home Luncheon this year, the costs of catering, space rental, printing, and so much more are paid for by...
Homeward Bound has met the $100,000 Creating Hope and Homes Matching Gift Challenge AND our $15,000 Giving Tuesday Goal! Thank you to everybody who made this possible, especially our two generous familes behind the matching gift. We cannot end homeless without all of...
We’ve all heard stories about veterans who served our country in war returning home with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs estimates that nearly 40,000 veterans are homeless. One of the biggest contributing factors is PTSD....
Buncombe County veterans who need help with housing are about to get a boost through a federal grant to Homeward Bound. Watch WLOS’s story on Rapid Resolution, a program designed to help veterans facing immediate and unmanageable housing situations. Click here...
Homeward Bound of WNC utilizes both public and private funding in order to provide services to our community. If you'd like to be part of the solution, please click the link below to donate today!
Folks living outside are facing an unprecedented winter with limited shelter options due to COVID-19. Please donate gently-used winter gear such as socks, coats, hats, gloves, etc. at our Welcome Home Donation Center at 205 Elk Park Drive in Woodfin.
Items can also be purchased from our Amazon wishlist at bit.ly/ahopewishlist or from our Target registry at tgt.gifts/ahopedaycenter
Thank you so much for your continued support!!
Staff from the Deerfield Community donated furniture, bedding, and more to the Welcome Home Donation Center yesterday. Thank you, Deerfield!
Looking to donate some old furniture, or home goods? Bring your items to the Welcome Home Donation Center at 205 Elk Park Drive in Woodfin or call us at 828-412-5322 to discuss pick-up options.
Don't forget about Homeward Bound's first Pop-Up Thrift Store, tomorrow from 8AM - 1PM. Stop by to find art, nick-nacks, and more for your home. All proceeds from your purchases will go towards our consumables program!
Visit our event page on Facebook to learn more! https://fb.me/e/6gTXE0Oy1
The AHOPE Day Center is in need of basic necessities like underwear (men and women's, all sizes), socks, hats, and gloves. Donations can be made at our Welcome Home Donation Center -- 24/7 drop off bins are provided for your convenience.
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