Nazareth Housing (Louise’s Pantry)

Nazareth Housing (Louise’s Pantry)
Organization Name:
Nazareth Housing (Louise’s Pantry)
Primary Address 1:
406 East 184th Street
Primary Address City:
Bronx
Primary Address State:
NY
Primary Address Zip:
10458
Long Organization Description:

Nazareth Housing is a community-based nonprofit committed to the promotion of housing stability and economic mobility among vulnerable families and individuals of New York City.

Organization Phone Number:
(212) 777-1010
Director, Manager or CEO (First Name):
Mary Kay Orr, Executive Director
How do customers and clients contact your organization?:
Email, Telephone, Social Media (Facebook, Twitter, etc)
How often does your organization use social media?:
4-5x per week
Interesting Fact About the Organization:
Born out of the urban homesteading movement in 1983, Nazareth Housing provides 29 units of transitional housing to homeless families with dependent children on the Lower East Side and the Bronx. In fiscal year 2014 53 families were hosted in our shelter units each night, including 160 children. With a thirty plus year proven track record, we have a well-developed approach to stabilize and strengthen families recovering from the multiple losses and traumas of homelessness.
Number of staff/employees:
28
Annual Budget:
Approx $2M
Year Started:
1983
Major Funders:
Fantaci Family, MetLife, Inc., Ernst & Young, Life Insurance Council of New York, Inc.
Organization Type:
Food Pantry, Housing Stability
About the Organization:
Nazareth Housing is a community-based nonprofit committed to the promotion of housing stability and economic mobility among vulnerable families and individuals of New York City through the provision of: homelessness prevention services, emergency family shelter, supportive housing, and urgent needs assistance.
Serving over 500 individuals per month, Nazareth Housing meets the weekly nutrition needs of families in the Bronx and Lower East Side through a client-choice pantry. Taking a “more than food” approach, the pantry serves as a gateway to the broader range of services at Nazareth Housing such as: Housing counseling, Urgent needs assistance; and LifeLab programming that includes financial literacy workshops, job readiness workshops, and youth programming.
Areas Served:
Bronx, Manhattan
Core Programs:
Homelessness prevention, emergency family shelter, supportive housing, urgent needs assistance, financial coaching
Major Issues:
Food Pantry, Housing Stability, Homelessness Prevention, Urgent Needs Assistance, Financial Coaching
Hours of Operation:
Food pantry: Wednesdays, 8:30am – 9:30am
Non-profit?:
Nonprofit
We have and or use Social Media?:
Yes, we do have social media (twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc…)
  • Nazareth Housing (Louise’s Pantry)
Subscribe To Weekly NYC Food Policy Watch Newsletter
Subscribe to our weekly email newsletter today to receive updates on the latest news, reports and event information
No Thanks
Thanks for signing up. You must confirm your email address before we can send you. Please check your email and follow the instructions.
We respect your privacy. Your information is safe and will never be shared.
Don't miss out. Subscribe today.
×
×