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


Nick and Amanda Ahmed
Anonymous Donors
Applied Materials
Rebecca Atlee and Friends
Blake and Mikaela Clark
Bruce and Kelly Barro
Kyle and Casie Beddome
Debbie and Phil Busenbark
Cardon Bowden Investments
Dignity Health

Paul & Holly Emmerich
First International Bank & Trust
Rebecca & Jay Feely
P & T Feenstra Family Foundation
Gateway Nazarene Church
Michelle Generaux
Town of Gilbert
Paul and Amy Goldschmidt
The Grove Church
Great Western Bank
The Haas Family
Steve and Cheryl Humphreys

Fred and Patti Irvin
Family of Michelle Lee Johnson
David and Natalie Kaufman
John and Lauren Kline
Leisure World Foundation
Jon and Paula Littlefield
Donovan and Raquel McNabb
City of Mesa
Mesa United Way
Buddy & Casie Messer
Jeri Miller Family and Friends

JP and Marissa Patchett
Mark and Rebecca Samford
Elaine Sans Souci
Richard and Maria Strauch
Song of Life
Jon & Johnna Switzer
The Thunderbirds
Vic Myers Associates Corp.
Kenneth Weber and Kristine Devine
Zoey Juniper Foundation