Sharing our bread with the hungry, sheltering the oppressed and the homeless, clothing the naked when you see them, and not turning your back on your own.       – Isaiah 58:7

Holy Ground was designated a                              Holy Ground was also selected 2016 Extraordinary Charity by:                            as a participating charity by:

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Sips, Sweets, & Jewelry

Create elegant custom jewelry as Christmas gifts — or fashion something for yourself! — at this Kendra Gives Back Event. Come to Kendra Scott at The Gardens Mall on Thursday, Dec 5 from 5 – 7 PM. Sip and snack while you design your own pieces and support Holy Ground at the same time! Kendra Scott will donate 20% of the proceeds of the event to us. (And there is no cost to attend.) Thank you, Kendra! We’re looking forward to this fun event!

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Thanks for having cocktails for our cause!

We hope you enjoyed your evening at Cocktails for a Cause. Thank you so much for coming out to support us, and a special thanks to Spoto’s Oyster Bar in Palm Beach Gardens for allowing us to use their venue, and for sharing the proceeds!

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It’s that time of year again!

Time to mark your calendars for…

Watch this space for more details.

We’re already looking forward to seeing you there!

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Petting Zoo

Thank you so much to the Cock-a-Doodle-Doo Mobile Petting Zoo for giving our Holy Ground family such a fun time! Click here to see how all the children enjoyed it!

Everyone loves Phyllis!!
The piglet at our petting zoo was delighted to meet her and give her a kiss, and it looks like Phyllis was tickled pink!

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Great Charity Challenge!

We are ecstatic, and immensely grateful to our superb team — Madelyn Ruskin, Carly Dvorkin and David Blake, who turned in a flawless run and came in FIRST PLACE — to our sponsors Pine Hollow Farm and Havensafe Farm, and to Fidelity Investments® and all who support and organize the Great Charity Challenge!! We cannot THANK YOU enough!!

Click this link to watch our team’s winning run!! For full results, more photos, and articles about the event, go to our Events page.

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Our Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

THANK YOU so much to everyone who shared our joy at the ribbon-cutting ceremony
for our new home, the Stockard Family Campus!

Above is a small sample of the photos from the event, but you can enjoy all the photos here! Top: Holy Ground’s board and staff proudly show off the new property sign.
Bottom, left: Fr Seamus Murtagh, Danielle Hickox Moore and Mrs Lesly Smith doing the honors. Bottom, right: One of Holy Ground’s little ones is thrilled with her new home!

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Why we so strongly believe in Holy Ground’s long-term, independent living model:

This 5-minute video depicts a theory of change from the Frontiers of Innovation community for achieving breakthrough outcomes for vulnerable children and families. It describes the need to focus on building the capabilities of caregivers and strengthening the communities that together form the environment of relationships essential to children’s lifelong learning, health, and behavior.

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To read more about our program…click here!

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Or make check payable and mail to:

Holy Ground PBC
200 W. 20th Street
Riviera Beach, FL 33404
                                                  Phone: (561) 355-5040

A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services ( by calling toll-free (800-435-7352) within the state.  Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state. Holy Ground Shelter for Homeless, Inc.’s registration number is CH36565.

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You can also support our work by designating Holy Ground as your preferred charity when you shop on Amazon. For details, click here.

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Heartfelt gratitude to all of our supporters who are so generously supporting our work.  We are especially grateful to the following individuals, foundations and charities:

And heartfelt gratitude, as well, to our partners in providing our clients with the best possible services:

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