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Father Joe’s Villages

Joan Kroc Center

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1501 Imperial Ave, San Diego

OUR STORIES

At Father Joe’s Villages, we’ve seen lives transformed, hope renewed and dignity restored. Read the real stories of the people we’ve served.
Investing in Children: Patrick Strives for a Better Life for His Family

Investing in Children: Patrick Strives for a Better Life for His Family

A father of seven children, Patrick always worked extra hard to support his family. However, after being let go from his job as a Lead Electronic Assembly Specialist, Patrick became unable to pay his rent and he and his family ended up losing their home. When they became homeless, Father Joe’s Villages was there to offer support and resources.

Health and Homelessness: Elizabeth’s Story

Health and Homelessness: Elizabeth’s Story

For those struggling to pay rent, a serious illness or disability can quickly cause a downward spiral into homelessness. When Elizabeth contracted Bacterial Meningitis, her entire world fell apart. Father Joe’s Villages helped her put the pieces back together.
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NEIGHBORS HELPING NEIGHBORS BLOG

Changing the World in One Day: #Giving Tuesday

Changing the World in One Day: #Giving Tuesday

This year on Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019, multiply your good by joining Father Joe's Villages for #GivingTuesday in San Diego.  On 12/2-12/4, all donations to Father Joe’s Villages will be matched dollar for dollar up to $100,000 by generous anonymous donors.  ...

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Shop Father Joe’s Villages San Diego Thrift Stores

Shop Father Joe’s Villages San Diego Thrift Stores

Find discounted deals on clothes, shoes, collectibles, furniture, and household items at any of Father Joe's Villages' San Diego thrift stores! All of our thrift stores & donation centers help you find affordable furniture and décor while also helping those in...

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Volunteer at Father Joe’s Villages

Volunteer at Father Joe’s Villages

Volunteering has numerous benefits for you and our San Diego community. Help Neighbors in Need As a volunteer for Father Joe’s Villages, your service will have a direct impact on the lives of your neighbors in need. After all, Father Joe’s Villages has helped more...

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A Bridge to a Brighter Future: Our Bridge Shelter

A Bridge to a Brighter Future: Our Bridge Shelter

Bridge shelters are an innovative approach to helping the most vulnerable members of the homeless population. They provide temporary relief from the streets with a stable environment and supportive services, with the goal of helping people find permanent housing.

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Father Joe’s Villages’ Permanent Supportive Housing

Father Joe’s Villages’ Permanent Supportive Housing

By creating long-term solutions, Father Joe's Villages helps individuals in need off the streets for good so they can live more productive lives. Through our Permanent Supportive Housing, people who are chronically homeless and living with a disability can get the...

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An Interview with Father Joe’s Villages’ Outreach Team

An Interview with Father Joe’s Villages’ Outreach Team

Every morning, Megan and Jordan, members of Father Joe’s Villages’ Homeless Outreach Team, canvass the streets of downtown, East Village, Hillcrest and other areas looking to offer assistance to people experiencing homelessness. For those who want help, they offer...

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