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Take a moment to browse our blog, including recent news stories, success stories, events, and more! Blog posts are sorted in chronological order by published date. Events may appear out of order on this page.
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A Leap of Faith, A Decade Later
Published on August 19, 2018
Ten years ago, our organization took a big leap of faith. On August 19-20, 2008, we opened our first campus, moving 32 residents in at Louisville Scholar House. This was Family Scholar House’s first foray into providing the affordable housing critically important to stabilizing families so that single parents could focus on their education and career preparation while also providing for their children.
We Did It!
Published on May 11, 2018
A past FSH graduate and now Family Advocate for FSH, reflected back on her journey and those that helped her little family achieve their biggest dream!
It Takes a Village
Published on March 19, 2018
Have you ever heard the old saying, “It takes a village to raise a child”? If you have spent any time on one of our campuses, attended a workshop or sat in on a family café night, you will see that old saying brought to life.
On Demand Career Development
Published on February 19, 2018
How did you learn your professional skills? Did you have a mentor who took you under their work and taught you the ropes? FSH Participants are now experiencing this both in person and virtually!
Why am I a Shoe Guy?
Published on January 15, 2018
Wine Women & Shoes 2018 is only a few weeks away – check out below to learn more about one of our faithful supporters, Ryan Edwards, Shoe Guy and 2017 King of Sole winner. In his own words, read why he is committed to Family Scholar House, our families and being an extraordinary Shoe Guy:
Family Scholar House, a Place I Call Home
Published on November 28, 2017
At Family Scholar House, we get the unique opportunity to work with, not only the single-parent students but also their amazing children (the motivation behind the scenes, the reason our parents are striving for a better life for themselves and their children).