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Helping every mom become the
provider they're meant to be.

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Almost Home

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Our moms are creating a new life
for themselves and their children.

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Impact

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Double your impact to Almost Home
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Breaking the cycle of poverty, two generations at a time.

The statistics are dire: 42% of children born into poverty are still poor a generation later. But for some single moms, their child becomes their motivation to break the cycle of poverty and build a better life for themselves and their children.

Almost Home provides resources and support for these motivated young moms, but it’s their drive, grit, and determination that will transform their futures.

Our Impact

Successfully transforming lives for future generations

1,500+

young St. Louis moms served since 1993

50+

babies/toddlers each year get a fresh start to a better life

57%

pursue education beyond high school and/or further job training

95%

maintain stable housing after leaving Almost Home

90%

obtain jobs to provide for their families

Our comprehensive and relevant programs are designed to address the complex needs of young moms in poverty, have measurable results and meet young moms today where they are in their lives.

Together, We Transform the Future

Each of us plays a part to bring success within reach

Young Moms

provide initiative, hard work and perseverance

Almost Home

provides the resources, pathway and support

Donors & Volunteers

provide critical resources and time

A donation to Almost Home benefits more than our moms – it can also significantly benefit the donor thanks to special tax credits currently available.

Latest News at Almost Home

  • Marshawn and Marquan’s mom rocks!

    Marqetta gets up at 4:15am every day, because she wants to create a better future for Marshawn and Marquan! And she's doing exactly that. In May, she graduated with her high school diploma! She's also pursuing a trade certification, and is on track to move into her own apartment this summer. We're so proud of Marshawn and Marquan's mom!

  • Alex is creating a better future for CJ!

    Alex came to Almost Home determined to create a better life for her son CJ. She's enrolled in cosmetology school, working as a waitress, and in her free time she’s studying business online, preparing to own a salon one day. On top of all that, she paid off her debt, opened a bank account, and is meeting her savings goal each month. We're proud of her hard work and progres

  • Way to go, Kalynn!

    Kalynn hit the ground running when she arrived at Almost Home. Now she's employed at BJC, and she was accepted into St. Louis Community College’s EMT program, where she'll begin this summer!

Volunteer Spotlight:

Ashley Lane
Childcare Volunteer

One day I walked downstairs to the playroom and one of the little kids ran up to me with the biggest smile on his face and gave me the most awesome welcome hug. It made me smile and helped me realize the impact that I have on their lives every time I show up to volunteer.

Employment

At Almost Home, we love to meet hard working, committed, energetic people who are interested in joining our team. We’re always looking to match the perfect job with the perfect person. Whether you’re interested in a part-time or full-time position, practicum or internship, we want to talk with you about our current or future openings.