• Beacon is an interfaith collaborative of congregations ending homelessness through housing, shelter and advocacy.

    Our Congregations »

  • Our goal is to develop 1,000 homes by 2020 with your support. Since 2003 we have created or preserved almost 500 homes for about 800 people: families, youth and adults.

    See Our Housing »

  • Housing is a long-term goal but too many families need shelter tonight. Volunteers in our Families Moving Forward program shelter 12 families every night.

    Families Moving Forward »

  • Volunteer as a Beacon Citizen to influence legislation improving public policies and funding for housing and services to end homelessness.

    Become An Advocate »

  • There are many ways to help end homelessness. By offering opportunities that will work for any commitment level, Beacon makes it easy to make a difference.

    What It Takes »

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Prior Crossing is under construction
400 at Acting on Faith support Great River Landing: click pic for video clip
Supportive housing helps single mom make ends meet
Our collaborative believes in home: a short video
Minnesota is making strides to decrease homelessness -  Star Tribune, Minnesota is getting closer to ending homelessness by Editorial Board, Jan. 27, 2015 In a nutshell: Minnesota’s investment in housing and services to house those experiencing homelessness is proven effective...
By Sara Kemp | Sara is a new case manager at Families Moving Forward working out of our Minneapolis program center. She shares what feels right to her about our program and how she works with families. I’ve been working at Families Moving Forward for 90 days now. What I enjoy is the...