Interview with Ashley Nguyen, Education Coordinator for Therapeutic Childcare

Interview with Ashley Nguyen, Education Coordinator for Therapeutic Childcare

As a child, experiencing homelessness can leave lasting trauma that lingers into adulthood. Therapeutic Childcare at Father Joe’s Villages works to end the cycle of homelessness by ensuring that children have the resources they need for success. This summer, Father...
How to Become an Ally

How to Become an Ally

Since 1950, Father Joe’s Villages has been dedicated to helping those living on the streets find their way home. Through our decades of experience serving people struggling with homelessness, we have developed a model of care that respects human dignity and restores...
Volunteer Appreciation Ideas, Events, and Gifts Guide

Volunteer Appreciation Ideas, Events, and Gifts Guide

Nothing is more noble than wholeheartedly devoting your life to doing good deeds for others without expecting anything in return. Despite the challenges posed by the pandemic, the determination to provide assistance to vulnerable communities has not wavered. 

For this reason, volunteers are the backbone of nonprofit organizations. That’s why it’s critical to share our utmost appreciation for volunteers who make such a substantial difference in the lives of the people nonprofits, like Father Joe’s Villages, serve.

Honoring our Volunteers this National Volunteer Appreciation Week

Honoring our Volunteers this National Volunteer Appreciation Week

At Father Joe’s Villages, we could not succeed in our mission to prevent and end homelessness without the help of compassionate, hard-working volunteers. In 2020, Father Joe’s Villages helped nearly 12,000 San Diegans struggling with homelessness, providing warm...
Women’s Experiences Honored in International Women’s Day Event

Women’s Experiences Honored in International Women’s Day Event

In partnership with the San Diego Housing Commission and the City of San Diego, Father Joe’s Villages is actively working to end homelessness in San Diego by providing 28 women a safe place to stay in the Bishop Maher Interim Shelter. Women staying at the shelter...
Working at Father Joe’s Villages: Chase’s Story

Working at Father Joe’s Villages: Chase’s Story

Working at Father Joe’s Villages is more than just a job. It’s a career in changing lives. Chase realized the positive impact he was making for underserved individuals in the community the first week he started his employment journey with Father Joe’s Villages. “When...