Press Releases

Good Shepherd Housing Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors

Good Shepherd Housing Announces 2017-2018 Board of Directors

Good Shepherd Housing, a non-profit affordable housing developer and provider, proudly announces the Board of Directors for the 2017-2018 year, led by Board Chair Alexis Feeney Tallman of Alexandria, Va. Tallman succeeds Richard Alderson, of Alexandria, Va., and will serve a two-year term through June 2019.

read more

Downsizing Helps Four Families with a Fresh Start

Downsizing is challenging. Besides the upheaval any move brings, Baby Boomers everywhere are struggling with handing down furniture and other quality possessions for which they no longer have need or space. One local family in Washington, D.C. recently struggled with...

read more
Fired Up To Help Raises Needed Funds for Affordable Housing

Fired Up To Help Raises Needed Funds for Affordable Housing

On March 11, 2017, Fired Up To Help held a barbecue at Fair Winds Brewing Company in Lorton to support Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services (GSH), a local non-profit affordable housing provider.  The proceeds will help GSH with its mission of reducing...

read more
Good Shepherd Housing Caps Off Another Successful Backpack Program

Good Shepherd Housing Caps Off Another Successful Backpack Program

School starts this week, and thanks to the assistance of the Junior League of Northern Virginia (JLNV), HomeAid Northern Virginia, Hollin Hall Curves, Hollin Hall Senior Center, Good Shepherd Catholic Church (Virginia), Mount Vernon At Home and Art at the Center, 95 children in the Mount Vernon area have the school supplies they need to be successful this year.

read more
Delegate Charniele Herring to be Keynote Speaker at Good Shepherd Housing Transformations Breakfast

Delegate Charniele Herring to be Keynote Speaker at Good Shepherd Housing Transformations Breakfast

Virginia House of Delegates 46th District representative Charniele Herring will provide the keynote address at the first annual Good Shepherd Housing and Family Services (GSH) Transformations Breakfast on Thursday, September 15, 2016. The Transformations Breakfast is a community event that unites local business leaders, public servants, and community members together in furthering the mission of GSH in combating homelessness and improving the lives of people in need.

read more