Twice Blessed 2017

October 20th, 2017

  “You really do make a difference and your gifts allow miracles to happen on Cotton Street.” The Providence House “Gift Twice Blessed” program is a quick and easy way to honor those on your list and give a lasting gift to a homeless family. With your donation to the Providence House, we send a Christmas […]

Adopt A Family 2017

October 18th, 2017

Guidelines Include a list of gifts purchased for each family member. LABEL all gifts with the Family Number. Deliver all gifts UNWRAPPED; Include wrapping supplies. Gift cards make excellent gifts for teens and adults. Please note the amount of the gift card on the card as well as the gift list included in your donation. […]

Blue Cross Foundation Selects Verni Howard As Shreveport-Area Angel

August 25th, 2017

Congratulations to our Executive Director, Verni Howard! Verni Howard, Providence House to be recognized at October event (Shreveport, LA) — This October, the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation will honor ten everyday Louisianians doing extraordinary good for the state’s children at the 2017 Angel Award® ceremony. Among them is Verni Howard of Shreveport, […]

Home Run 5K 2017 Sponsors

August 11th, 2017

Thanks to our 2017 2nd Annual Providence House Home Run 5K STRIKE OUT HOMELESSNESS Sponsors. Grand Slam Sponsors: Out of the Park Sponsors: Home Run Sponsors: Splash Kingdom Evelyn Grace Hunter Business First Bank Republic Services The Shreveport Times Pepisco Lowe’s Super Target – Shreveport Target – Bossier City Sam’s Club – Shreveport & Bossier […]

Let’s Stuff The Bus!

June 7th, 2017

Today, we are serving 169 homeless children. We want to send them back to school with confidence, and you can help! For children coping with the daily chaos of homelessness, life can be challenging. School often becomes an important source of stability for homeless children of all ages. But getting there with all the necessary […]

Providence House uses iPads to teach toddlers

February 6th, 2017

By Christian Henson Shreveport, La. – The Providence House in Shreveport provides support for homeless men and women with children trying to get an education and move forward in a positive direction. The Providence House has a Work to Learn program where adults can get their GED and begin college credit hours. While they are learning their […]

One Day At A Time

December 6th, 2016

“Take one day at a time and to never give up!” Before coming to Providence House, Susan was pregnant and living in Baton Rouge. She lost her job at the airport and consequently her housing. Her extended family was unable to help her, so for months she moved from place to place and even slept […]

2016 Holiday and Ongoing Volunteer Opportunities

November 30th, 2016

  HOLIDAY OPPORTUNITIES Adopt a Family for Christmas 2016 –The Adopt a Family Campaign provides gifts for homeless families in the Providence House Program. Contact for more info. Please deliver gifts by Friday, December 2 GIFT Wrapping in “Santa’s Workshop” **** Monday – Friday Dec 5 – 9; Dec 12 – 16; 9AM to 4PM Help address envelopes for […]

The Power of 25 Monthly Giving

November 29th, 2016

Will you consider giving to Providence House’s The Power of 25 Campaign? Providence House transforms lives and creates hope for homeless families with children. Your monthly gift provides on-going support including food, clothing and shelter for more than 165 homeless children. $25 per month provides: A full day of childcare services, Two meals, shelter and a fresh start, Three […]

Join The Power of 25

November 29th, 2016

  King and his mother arrived at Providence House in December of 2015. With no family or resources, we were their new family and their place of Hope. King is now thriving at daycare and has made several new friends. His mom has her own apartment through our Project Next Step and together, they are […]

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814 Cotton Street
Shreveport, LA 71101

Office Phone: 318-221-7887
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