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Changing Lives with Goodwill

“So many of the workers at Goodwill are much like the very goods they stock and sell: treasures, getting another chance at finding a second home and a second chance at life.” Next Move joined Goodwill’s Family of Non-Profits in 2014 and has since been working together to provide employment opportunities to those struggling with […]

Proud to partner with Safelite AutoGlass

Back in December 2017, we received a $25,000 grant from Safelite AutoGlass to renovate a new shelter facility in Sacramento. We are excited to share this partnership again, which opens up additional housing to 8 families each year. Thank you Safelite AutoGlass for being a champion of the community and a national business who cares about […]

THANK YOU for the support on Big Day of Giving!

Thanks to all the wonderful donors who came through on May 4th for the Big Day of Giving, we raised nearly $10,000 of unrestricted funds to support our many programs! The final numbers are still being tallied but we are thrilled with the community support we received and for the many other valuable non-profit organizations […]

Helping us provide healthy meals in our Family Shelter!

This week is National Child and Adult Care Food Program Week! The CACFP program provides funding to places like family shelters, schools and other institutions where low-income children are served. For Next Move, CACFP helps us to offset all costs associated with purchasing, preparing and serving quality meals to families residing at the Family Shelter. […]

Stepping Stones Success Story!

Melba Johnson is a Stepping Stones success story! Since being in the program, she has housing and her family is thriving. The Supportive Services program helped her get the specific help she needed to overcome her obstacles to stability. 2016 was a rough year for Melba Johnson and her family. They were experiencing homelessness and […]

Benefit Concert for Francis House March 18

  Stop draggin’ my heart around…and be sure to come to the Torch Club on March 18 to see the debut of The Traveling Heartbreakers…a tribute to the Music of Tom Petty! There’s no door charge, but we’ll be collecting donations for Francis House Center to provide resources and hope to those experiencing homelessness in […]

Tent and Winter Gear Drive for Francis House

This winter has been exceptionally wet which is great news for our drought conditions but not so great for those experiencing homelessness in our city. While we would like to see everyone housed, we know that the numbers of people struggling on the streets continues to grow. We are collecting new or gently used tents, […]

Shop on Amazon & Donate to Next Move

Did you know that when you shop on Amazon, you can also be donating to Next Move and supporting programs that move families and individuals from homelessness to stability. Click here and set up Next Move as your beneficiary! Below is a list of things we could use for our clients. Together we can make a […]

Hope for the Holidays Success!

This year’s Hope for the Holidays Projects were a wonderful success! Special thanks to the many corporate sponsors, businesses and individuals who offered their time, talent and treasure to make this a happy time of year for the many families and individuals in our programs. Our Adopt-A-Family project brought Christmas cheer to the families with […]

Get Winter Weather Information at 2-1-1

Cold Weather Resources for those Experiencing Homelessness Winter Sanctuary – First Step Communities – 916-769-8877 or 916-622-1671 Wind Youth Shelter – 916-561-4900 sacramentostepsforward.org/our-programs/wintersanctuary Pick up Locations: Across from Loaves & Fishes Complex – 1400 North C Street, Unit E, Sacramento, CA, 95811       Wind Youth Drop-in Center – 3671 Fifth Avenue, Sacramento, CA 95820 – (ONLY […]