• 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 »

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Workforce housing works for this family
Thanks to EHT 2015 guests, speakers, sponsors. Click for video.
Supportive housing helps single mom make ends meet
Our collaborative believes in home: a short video
By Laura Vitelli  |  You’ve won an impressive award! One that continues a tradition established by St. Francis of Assisi in the 13th Century. An award that has also been given to Lawrence Welk, Dr. Billy Graham, Sesame Street Staff, Sister Helen Prejean, and Caring Bridge...
Today over 30 Community Builders gathered supporters to raise awareness of homelessness and the funds needed to end it, one family at a time, in Scott and Carver Counties. The Journey Home luncheon generates community support for Beacon’s Families Moving Forward Southwest program, the only...