• Beacon is an interfaith collaborative of congregations ending homelessness through housing, shelter and advocacy.

    Our Congregations »

  • Our goal is to develop 1,000 homes by 2020 with your support. Since 2003 we have created or preserved almost 500 homes for about 800 people: families, youth and adults.

    See Our Housing »

  • Housing is a long-term goal but too many families need shelter tonight. Volunteers in our Families Moving Forward program shelter 12 families every night.

    Families Moving Forward »

  • Volunteer as a Beacon Citizen to influence legislation improving public policies and funding for housing and services to end homelessness.

    Become An Advocate »

  • There are many ways to help end homelessness. By offering opportunities that will work for any commitment level, Beacon makes it easy to make a difference.

    What It Takes »

Tell your legislator why "Home Is the Key" in 2017
Thank you, Ending Homelessness Together sponsors and speakers
Thank you, Angel Donors
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Workforce housing works for this family
Supportive housing helps single mom make ends meet

Beacon Stories

Prior Crossing recently marked the one-year anniversary of its opening. The young adults who now call Prior Crossing home are finding stability that makes it possible to work, learn, make plans, and pursue their goals.    Kadijah Parris moved into Prior Crossing in January 2017. Before...
  This fall, Beacon is introducing our new Strategic Framework. This Framework is our hope for the future, our dream for all people, our prayer to our God. It starts with this vision: all people have a home. We believe it's important that all people have a home because...