• Helping women's shelters escaping violence

  • Families comprise nearly 40% of all who are homeless

  • According to the 2010 US Conference of Mayors report, Family homelessness increased by 9%.

  • 68% of the cities reporting in the 2010 Mayor's Report, had to turn away homeless families with children because of a lack of available shelter beds.

  • Among families who are homeless with children, the majority cited loss of a job as the cause, followed by the lack of affordable housing, poverty, low-paying jobs and domestic violence

Be A Blessing Day- Valentine's Day For Women's Shelters & The Homeless

"Be A Blessing Day" is a project initiative that was created to spread love to the people in need during Valentine's Day

In The Community

Giving Back To The Community

It's more then our own personal needs

The Crew

Without our team, non of this would be possible

In The Community

In action, every effort being worthwhile

Teamwork

Great satisfaction by the end of the day

Testimonials

"On a day like Valentine's Day that was designed to be a vehicle to communicate love, the purpose of Be A Blessing Day is to spread love , hope and joy to people who need it the most. We will continue our mission again this year"
Jennifer Onwumere
Founder/ Be A Blessing Day

"It was an amazing experience to be a part of this event and it gives me great joy to be apart of an event that allows e to give back to people in need"
Valentine Emeto
Volunteer

"I've been so blessed, and this project allows me the opportunity to help others"
Mario Ezeh
Elite Webdesigners

"It was such a joy to be involved in this project"
Nikkol Harper
Volunteer

"Any Opportunity I have to give back, I like to because I have been blessed, so this project serves as an opportunity for me to be a blessing to others"
Keke
Recording Artist

"Anytime I have an opportunity to be apart of something positive that will help the community, I will always be involved"
Joseph Nelson
Free The Streets

"This is such an amazing project that you all our doing ! We thoroughly enjoyed this project, and we hope to work with you every year! Thank you so much to you and your colleagues – you are truly a blessing to The Stewpot and the homeless and at-risk folks we serve."
Jean Jones
Director of Volunteer Services
The Stewpot & Second Chance Café