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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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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Thank you!!!

Thanks to your marvelous generosity, we raised almost $3000 during the Great Give — one of our best totals ever!

And that’s not all — that figure doesn’t include the supplemental dollars from the bonus pool, or the proceeds from our two partner restaurants, Berry Fresh Café and Relish & More. Once we have the final total, we’ll let you know.

Please know we are so very grateful for your support!

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Holy Ground’s
2018 Luncheon and Auction

THANK YOU to all who attended our 7th Annual Luncheon and Auction! We so hope you enjoyed it. We are deeply grateful to you for supporting us in our mission to build a home and hope for homeless young moms!

Above are just a few photos from our event. Top left: Father Seamus Murtagh, our honoree, for whom the community room at our new property will be named! Lower right: Lesly Smith and Danielle Hickox Moore, our honorary chairs. Center photos: Avery Sommers wowing the crowd with her amazing performance! We were truly honored to have all of them at the luncheon.

Thank you again for coming, and click here for more photos!

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Holy Ground is thrilled to announce
the successful purchase of our new campus!

We are now the proud owners of two small apartment buildings in West Palm Beach. We’re already in the process of renovating them, and we expect to open our new home to our young families this spring.

This would not have been possible without the support of many individuals and organizations, chief among them The Mary Alice Fortin Foundation, the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation, and the Cathleen McFarlane Foundation. Thank you so much for your generosity!

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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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We have a new email address!
Please update your records. Thanks!

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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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Homeless and Housing Alliance of Palm Beach County




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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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