Empowering Families to Rebuild Lives

The mission of Homestretch is to empower homeless parents with children to attain permanent housing and self-sufficiency by giving them the skills, knowledge and hope they need to become productive participants in the community. Since 1990 Homestretch has helped over 2,000 families achieve permanent housing and self-sufficiency. 


Home Run for the Homeless

Homestretch, along with Community Lodgings and Bridges to Independence, is sponsoring a 5K run/walk!  This maiden run is set for Saturday, September 15 at 9:00 am at Bluemont Park Shelter, 601 N Manchester St. Arlington, VA 22203. The run will follow the bike trail almost to Falls Church and is limited to 250 registrants.

Register to run and support the homeless:

Onsite registration and t-shirt pick up starts at 7:00 am on race day.

Sponsorship opportunities are also available, and information can be accessed by visiting