News & Updates
In honor of Mother’s Day, Deacon Jim Vargas shares the stories of two mothers who turn to Father Joe’s Villages to create better lives for their children.
Father Joe’s Villages Children’s Charity Gala brings together hundreds of guests to raise over $500,000 for programs and services dedicated to children experiencing homelessness.
Father Joe’s Villages’ thanks volunteers with burgers, awards and heartfelt appreciation.
Father Joe’s Villages’ new short film “Shine” hopes to change public perceptions of homelessness in San Diego.
Today, Father Joe’s Villages debuted Shine – an animated short film about the journey to overcome homelessness. In partnership with San Diego integrated marketing agency i.d.e.a. and Golden Globe-nominated animation studio Reel FX, the homeless services provider’s film tells a story of hope intended to shift public perceptions of homelessness and inspire action.
Father Joe’s Villages’ staff encourage mental health awareness during Mental Health Awareness Month.
On March 30, I sat around a kitchen table with friends, neighbors and local leaders to talk about something big. Over the next few years, Father Joe’s Villages is going to breathe new life into underused lots and overlooked buildings, providing housing for nearly 2,500 neighbors in need.
Father Joe’s Villages’ Teen Club brightens lives for kids experiencing teen homelessness.
A few lucky kids from our Therapeutic Childcare Program were treated to an educational adventure at the Witt Lincoln dealership in Mission Valley. They were invited to experience the behind-the-scenes process of how the cars are made and repaired, with the added bonus of fun, gifts and luxury automobiles.
During Easter, I find myself reflecting on transformation. After the sacrifices of Lent, the message of resurrection is a reminder that even through suffering, we each can be reborn and start anew. At Father Joe’s Villages, we witness such transformations every day.