News & Press Releases

Academia del Pueblo School is applying for the 21st Century after school grant

Academia del Pueblo School is applying for the 21st Century after school grant to the US Department of Education for the 2020 to 2024 school years. This funding will help us with after school tutoring, sports programs and family engagement events. The grant is due on Monday, May 6th. Please feel free to contact us if you have any questions about the 21st Century grant application or any other schoolwide programs. Wish us luck. Thank you.

Lineworker APS Scholarship

April 10, 2019

APS and Friendly House have partnered to provide scholarships up to $10,000 to individuals who are interested in pursuing a Lineworker career field. Scholarship recipients will be assisted with training cost and be provided support through out program participation. 

2018 Summer Newsletter

Friendly House has had a busy half of the year. From establishing a new electrical program to graduating students part of the Pathways to Justice Careers program, we continue to move our community forward this 2018. Read more about all the great things happening at Friendly House! 

Local Organizations Join Forces to Help Eligible Residents Apply for Citizenship

August 22, 2018

Friendly House joins four local organizations to provide eligible permanent residents free resources and assistance on their path to citizenship. The free citizenship workshop will take place Saturday, August 25 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Rose Lane Park located at 5003 W. Marlette Ave. in Glendale.

Programa de Friendly House crea enlace entre “jóvenes en riesgo” y agencias de servicio público

August 03, 2018

Los 121 graduados fueron reconocidos por líderes de los departamentos locales de policía, bomberos y jurídico. Pathways to Justice Careers (Vías a Carreras de Justicia) es un programa que se enfoca en introducir a los “jóvenes en riesgo" de 16 a 21 años a las áreas de justicia penal, urgencias y carreras jurídicas.

Thunderbird Charities Grants Friendly House $100K to Support YouthBuild Education and Workforce Program

August 09, 2018

The Thunderbirds Charities grant will help expand the program to about 100 participants per year composed of “opportunity youth,” 16 to 24-year-olds who are unemployed and not in school, in the target areas of Phoenix and Glendale. 

U.S. Department of Labor Awards Friendly House with $1 Million Grant

July 12, 2016

The Friendly House administration is proud to announce its selection as a recipient of the “Pathways to Justice Careers for Youth” grant. Issued by the U.S. Department of Labor, this grant amounts to $1 million over the next three years and will help serve the youth with workforce development and adult education services in the justice career fields.

Academia Del Pueblo Awarded Apple Connected Tech Grant

August 24, 2016

The Academia del Pueblo School (ADP) is one of only two schools in Phoenix to receive an Apple ConnectED grant, which provides an iPad for every student, an iPad and MacBook for every teacher, and an AppleTV for every classroom.

Friendly House TRiO Program Grant Earns Five-year Renewal

August 24, 2016

The United States (U.S.) Department of Education announced Friendly House’s Talent Search program (TRiO) will receive $1.3 million in grant funding over the next five years.

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