History

What began as a random act of kindness, has adapted into an incredible community. Together we have created more than 630 homes – helping 1,500+ former foster youth and their children.

Our Story

2014

  • Georgie Smith and Melissa Goddard answer a call for help from a foster youth who aged-out of foster care by creating a “home”

2015

  • In October a board is established
  • A truck and warehouse space is donated
  • First employees are hired

2016

2017

  • 200th home is created
  • Snap Inc. sponsors 30 home creations
  • National brands establish partnerships
  • 3rd truck is donated

2018

  • 300th home is created
  • Now creating more than 110 homes per year
  • Designer Kelly Wearstler launches #Designer Challenge
  • First COO is hired. Internal audit and strategic plan for scale is completed.
  • Snap Inc. sponsors 30 home creations

2019

2020

2021

How We Began

History - A Sense of Home