Kick-off Big Day of Giving with Next Move to learn about all of the great things we are doing in Sacramento. Join us in impacting the community together by supporting the programs and services of Francis House Center, a program of Next Move Sacramento. This is a free event, and we will be providing light snacks […]
Save the Date! Join the region’s largest one-day fundraising effort. Our goal is big – $25,000! And we can get there with your help. Together, we can help people find their forever home and end homelessness in Sacramento.
Please join us for a fun concert at the Torch Club on March 24th from 4-7pm, featuring The Count. The concert is free, no cover charge, and all donations benefit Francis House.
Recently, nursing students from the University of San Francisco partnered with us for eight weeks to provide one-on-one health promotion and education to the clients at Francis House. While here, they provided blood pressure checks, skin disorder treatment, vision and injury assessments, diabetes and nutrition education, and connecting our clients to health care in the […]
The holidays are always a time of year when people from all walks of life take time to celebrate each other, their children, and better days to come. The Christmas holiday is about people’s thoughts and hearts surrendering to the season of giving. Sharing without looking for anything in return is the Christmas spirit. It […]
Holly has been in our program going on two years now and has drastically changed her life during that time. Since beginning the program, Holly has been determined to get herself financially stable by managing her Social Security and applying for the new Goodwill Store in Citrus Heights. Holly’s son, Braiden has been diagnosed with Autism, along […]
The holiday season is in full swing. We are just days away from Christmas morning and the joy of watching our children open gifts. Unfortunately, some of our Next Move families will not share that same experience. We have 19 families that would benefit from your “adoption” this Christmas. Our families range from single moms […]
Next Move was recently awarded a $25,000 grant from Safelite AutoGlass to renovate a new shelter facility in Sacramento. For over a year, this property has been vacant due to the inability to comply with costly city code standards and facilities improvements. With the Safelite grant, Next Move will be able to bring the property […]
Injured. As I sit across from Richard, he tells me his story. He was injured on the job and unable to work. With no income, there was no way he could pay his rent. Abused. Richard’s wife was involved in drugs and alcohol and hit their 5-year-old son regularly with a hanger. Desire. With tears […]
We have two opportunities to help Next Move and Francis House over the holiday season: Secret Santa We are seeking holiday “Secret Santa” sponsors to provide gift filled “stockings” (gift bags/adult backpacks) to chronically homeless, disabled, seniors & older adults who participate in Next Move’s Permanent Supportive Housing, Safety-Net, Emergency Shelter and Motel Voucher programs. […]