All of Fountain Community Enrichment, Inc. programs have been designed to help enrich, educate and empower our community members, thus positively changing our community.
Annual Fountain Fair
Fountain Community Enrichment facilitates annual community outreach events in the area of health, housing, financial literacy, and employment, where individuals and families can attain free services such as foreclosure prevention, screenings for diabetes, high cholesterol, Cancer and HIV. At the fair, individuals and families are also connected to resources and support as their health needs are discovered. Workshops are provided to educate families in areas such as cancer and diabetes.
To combat homelessness, we collaborate with state and local agencies to provide needed assistance to homeowners against the threat of foreclosure. Families are referred to HUP-approved certified housing counselors, Pro-bono attorneys, financial institutions, relocation assistance, and other alternative options.
Joy of Giving
Each year, we organize community giveaway events to help lessen the burden of financial hardship on struggling families. This is done through our Joy of Giving community events where we give out toys for Christmas, Clothing, and small household items to needy families.
House of Restoration Project
The House of Restoration project will provide housing and job readiness opportunities to individuals and families in need while accessing skillful training in different areas.
Our organization focuses on combating hunger by qualifying the most needy community members for free monthly-year round healthy food distribution from the Fountain Food Pantry. Depending on location and need, some individuals are eligible for bi-weekly food distribution. In addition, individuals and families in the Food Pantry Program receive assistance with job readiness and training support in order to increase their earning potential and graduate out of the food pantry program.
Fountain Community Enrichment provides several educational programs including: English as a Second Language for individuals to acquire or improve their English language skills. In addtion, we offer market relevant training programs such as Cisco networking, cyber security, job readiness, career planning, essential computer skills for the workplace, among others.