Morris Nichols Donation Supports Family Promise

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Wilmington, DE (November 30, 2021) – Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP is pleased to announce its $20,000 donation to Family Promise of Northern New Castle County in support of its efforts to address family homelessness in our Delaware community.

“FP Delaware serves over 44% of all families experiencing homelessness in Delaware. As the holiday season approaches, we embrace the spirit of giving to make a positive impact in our community,” said Bill Lafferty, chair of Morris Nichols’ executive committee.

Family Promise of Northern New Castle County helps local communities coordinate their compassion to address the root causes of family homelessness. With a holistic approach, the organization taps existing local resources to empower families towards economic stability.

“Thank you for your kindness and support,” said Tyler Shade, Family Promise Executive Director. “Families come to us in crisis; we help them rebuild their lives with new skills and ongoing resources. Morris Nichols’ support will greatly assist us in ensuring that every family in Delaware has access to safe shelter, warm meals, case management, and the resources necessary to securing permanent housing.”

Learn more about FP Delaware and how it is transforming the lives of families experiencing homelessness.


Family Promise of Northern New Castle County works to prevent and end homelessness for families by engaging volunteers, donors, and the faith community. We envision a community in which every family has a home, a livelihood, and the resources for lasting independence.


Recognized as Delaware’s premier law firm, Morris Nichols handles bet-the-company, high-stakes matters in the four key areas of corporate litigation, alternative entities and corporate counseling, bankruptcy and restructuring, and intellectual property litigation. The firm is regularly involved as lead counsel or co-counsel in matters of national and international significance, as well as those affecting its immediate community. 

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