Family Promise of GNV to host fundraiser carnival  

Family Promise of Gainesville Summer Carnival
Family Promise of Gainesville will host its annual summer carnival this Saturday.
Courtesy of Family Promise of Gainesville

Family Promise of Gainesville will be hosting a fundraiser for Alachua County students that are experiencing housing instability as they return back to school.  

The annual summer carnival will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 22, at First Baptist Church (14105 NW 39th Ave.)  

There will be carnival games, prizes, and bounce houses for everyone to enjoy.  

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Family Promise of Gainesville is a 501c3 nonprofit organization that provides shelter, meals and case management to homeless children and their families in Gainesville. 

Housing instability can have a significant impact on children’s education and their overall school experience. Family Promise aims to minimize the negative impact of homelessness on students’ education and provide them with a more stable and nurturing learning environment.  

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My wife and I both tested positive for COVID-19 mid-May and were sick for weeks and felt lousy for more weeks after. I promise you that we won’t go to some carnival full of people acting like everything’s all back to normal. 😷