The House of Refuge Community includes a neighborhood of 88 2-bedroom homes that we provide to families experiencing homelessness. By providing a home and comprehensive wrap-around services, we help these families overcome homelessness, become self-sufficient and move to sustainable housing.

Through the Adopt a Home program, you can provide the necessary funding to support a family for one year and change the trajectory of their lives forever.

Essential Housing & Community

  • 2 bedroom, 1 bath home
  • Reduced rent that includes utilities
  • A drug & alcohol-free community
  • Maintenance Services
  • On-site security
  • Community Garden
  • Community Recreation Areas
  • On-site laundry facility

Wrap-Around Support Services

  • Monthly Food Boxes
  • Home Furnishings
  • Clothing from our Donation Center
  • Community Center that offers programming for children
  • Employment & Education Center
  • Financial Literacy
  • Individualized Case Management Plan

History of Success

  • Sustainable program with over 20 years of proven success
  • 90% success rate of moving families on to self-sufficiency
  • Compassion for families – 62% of those we serve are children
  • Provides homes and services to over 8,000 individuals


AZ Rock Products Association
AZ Attorney General’s Office Mark Brnovich – 2017*
Arizona Cardinals Charities
In Memory of Al’s House
Applied Materials
Anonymous Donors- Hope, Faith, Love
Anonymous Donor- Grace Wins
12 other Anonymous Donors
Rebecca Atlee – Jessica’s House
The Clark Team
Brent Bowden & Craig Cardon*
Calais Campbell

Cardon Bowden Investments
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Dignity Health
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Paul Goldschmidt
Town of Gilbert
Gateway Nazarene Church
The Grove Church
The Haas Family
Luke & Nikki Halbur

The Humphreys Family
In Memory of Michelle Lee Johnson
The Kaufmann Family
Kline Family Charitable Trust
Leisure World
Larry & Tracey Lytle
The Mayes Family
Donovan and Raquel McNabb
City of Mesa
Mesa United Way
Buddy & Casie Messer
The Miller Family
Neely Foundation

The Nelson Family
Carson Palmer
The Patchett Family
Patrick & Antonique Peterson
Mark & Farrah Pomerenke
SEVRAR Leadership Class of 2017
Jon & Johnna Switzer
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Jared & Morgan Veldheer
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