Family Scholar House, Inc.

Rating: 4.95 stars   21 reviews

Issues: Education, Homeless & Housing, Human Services

Location: 403 Reg Smith Circle Louisville KY 40208 USA

Mission: Family Scholar House provides supportive housing and educational programs for low-income single-parent college students and their children. We change lives, families and communities through education.
Programs: Family Scholar House provides housing assistance, academic advising, case management and support services for single mothers experiencing homelessness. The focus is on obtaining baccalaureate degrees to promote career-track employment and economic self-sufficiency.
2011 Top-Rated Nonprofit
Write a Review
Invite people to share their experience with this nonprofit!

Promote This Nonprofit

GreatNonprofits badges allow you to raise awareness of your favorite nonprofits on your own web sites!

Review this charity on
GreatNonprofits

Community Reviews

Rating: 5 stars  

Family Scholar House assists single parent college students to get their college degree. They provide housing, childcare and a list of case management and academic advising services for both the parent and child. Their goal is to assist the family in breaking out of poverty. I have donated various items to the organization. I have participated in their pack-a-backpack program that provides ALL of their students with the school supplies they need and have provided a meal for a single mother on mother's day so that she could celebrate and have the day off from cooking for her children.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

Through seeing the parents earn their college degree and celebrating them at their yearly graduation party.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

None at this time

Was this review helpful?