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for future generations

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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


young St. Louis moms served since 1993


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


pursue education beyond high school and/or further job training


maintain stable housing after leaving Almost Home


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

  • Now accepting GRIT nominations

    Do you know someone who has dedicated years to overcoming obstacles, yet has succeeded? Who has achieved a professional or personal goal that inspires others? Who is a local St. Louisan, male or female and 18 years or older? If so, nominate them today.

  • Congratulations

    Ta’Zja got her high school diploma in April, but she went on to earn a Customer Service and Microsoft Office Certification from St. Louis Community College and started a new job this spring.

Volunteer Spotlight:


Marva Tolson

Volunteer since 2013

“My favorite part of volunteering at Almost Home is spending time talking, laughing and reaching out to the young moms so we can develop bonds and build relationships that will enhance their well-being. My goal is to encourage them to accomplish their career goals and be the best parents they can be.”