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The Apostles’ House Turns 40!

Newark, New Jersey, February 29, 2024 — The Apostles’ House, a beacon of hope and support for the Newark community, proudly celebrates its 40th year of service. Since its inception, The Apostles’ House has been dedicated to serving and empowering women and families facing homelessness, poverty, and other challenges in the Newark area. Established in 1984, The Apostles’ House began as a humble initiative to address the pressing needs of the unsheltered in county. Over the past four decades, it has grown into a pillar of support, providing comprehensive services that include emergency shelter, food, education, counseling, and advocacy for thousands of individuals and families in need. “We are immensely proud to commemorate 40 years of unwavering commitment to our community,” said Nadege Duvernay, Executive Director of The Apostles’ House. “Our journey has been one of resilience, compassion, and collective effort. We owe this milestone to the dedication of our staff, volunteers, partners, and the generosity of our supporters who have stood by us throughout the years.” The Apostles’ House has made significant strides in providing holistic care and opportunities for those experiencing homelessness, domestic violence, substance abuse, and other challenges. The organization’s programs focus on empowerment, education, and rehabilitation, aiming to break the cycle of homelessness. In honor of its 40th anniversary, The Apostles’ House will host a series of events throughout the year, and a special event to commemorate this significant milestone in September at Kean University! “For four decades, The Apostles’ House has been offering the tools and support needed to help women and families reach their fullest potential.  This anniversary marks both years served, and lives transformed.  I am proud of the collective effort of our community to provide those in need with hope and refuge during their toughest times”, said Jamie Schwartz, President of the Apostles’ House.  For more information about The Apostles’ House, their 40th-anniversary celebrations and how to get involved, please visit www.theapostleshouse.org or contact Keesha Gibson, Director of Development at keesha.gibson@theapostleshouse.org About The Apostles’ House The Apostles’ House is a nonprofit organization based in Newark, NJ, dedicated to providing shelter, support, and opportunities to individuals and families facing homelessness, poverty, and various challenges. Established in 1984, the organization has been a vital resource in the community for 40 years, offering comprehensive services to empower and uplift those in need.
Keesha Gibson

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