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Housing organizations benefit from Great Rivers United Way funds | multiply well

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WXOW) – Local organizations working to provide safe and affordable housing for area residents are receiving assistance in their efforts through Great Rivers United Way. On Thursday, six groups received checks totaling more than $158,000. The money is, according to GRUW, an example of how donations are returned to the community. One […]

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Labor issues remain top challenge for affordable housing organizations for seniors: survey

Labor challenges, resident mental health and property insurance rates remain top concerns for affordable seniors housing providers, according to the results of a new LeadingAge survey. Additionally, affordable senior housing providers are reporting lower rates of COVID-19 among residents, but higher infection rates among staff. According to a column by Juliana Bilowich, Director of Housing […]

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Charlottesville woman hikes the Appalachian Trail to raise money for local housing organizations | Recent news

By GINNY BIXBY Charlottesville Daily Progress When Charlottesville’s Kim Grover decided to hike the Appalachian Trail, she knew she wanted to hike for more than just herself. “I’ve known for a while how lucky I feel to be able to jump in a hot shower and come home to where it’s warm when it’s raining […]

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Charlottesville woman hikes the Appalachian Trail to raise money for local housing organizations | Local News

When Charlottesville’s Kim Grover decided to hike the Appalachian Trail, she knew she wanted to hike for more than just herself. “I’ve known for a while how lucky I feel to be able to jump in a hot shower and come home to where it’s warm when it’s raining outside, when some people just don’t […]

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Canadian rental housing organizations unite to support Ukrainians

Written by STOREYS editorial team A growing number of Canadian real estate companies are stepping in to offer assistance to Ukrainians amid the current crisis. Last week, Western Canada Mainstreet Equity Corp. (Mainstreet) announced that it would provide housing assistance to refugees who fled Ukraine. Today, a group of Canada’s largest private and public rental […]

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Bank awards $325,000 to upstate housing organizations > GSA Business

from Greenville Houses of Hope and Spartanburg Northside Development Group were selected from 357 applicants to receive a scholarship under the TD Charitable Foundationannual affordable housing assistance program. Shortlisted with 33 organizations, Homes of Hope received $175,000 and the Northside Development Group, a community development organization that serves the Spartanburg neighborhood of the same name, […]

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Canadian rental housing organizations unite to offer support to Ukrainians

While each organization’s programs may differ slightly, collectively the Group is committed to providing approximately 400 apartments with various relief packages, such as reduced/free rent, occupancy flexibility, removal of deposit requirements, additional furniture, etc. In collaboration with the authorities and agencies responsible for refugee programs, each organization studies the best way to support refugees arriving […]

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Housing agencies require staff to be vaccinated to protect vulnerable clients

Starting October 28, vaccination will be mandatory for all staff and volunteers of Our Place Society With healthcare workers in British Columbia now required to be fully immunized, organizations that run temporary housing and shelters not covered by the mandate are implementing their own vaccine requirements. Starting Thursday, vaccination will be mandatory for all staff […]

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Community Foundations Donate $ 1 Million Each to Two Affordable Housing Organizations | Latest from Richmond

It plans to build homes for households earning between 40% and 60% of the region’s median income. That’s between $ 28,800 and $ 37,800 for a household of two and $ 36,000 and $ 54,000 for a household of four, depending on annual income limits set by the US Department of Housing and Urban Development. […]

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As eviction ban ends, housing agencies say assistance programs will be essential | Latino voices | Chicago News

The coronavirus-related deportation ban in Illinois is coming to an end. Governor JB Pritzker said the state would allow enforcement of eviction orders after August 31, more than 17 months after the moratorium was published. It comes as city and state direct tenants and landlords to aid grants – which tens of thousands have requested. […]

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Local Housing Organizations Propose New Development in Grover Beach

The City of Grover Beach may add affordable housing in the near future with help from organizations such as Peoples Self-Help Housing and the Housing Authority of San Luis Obispo (HASLO). Grove Beach City Council members and developers met to discuss the plans at Monday’s city council meeting to see what needs to be done […]

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Columbia Bank Provides $ 75,000 to Three Northwestern Affordable Housing Organizations in Warm Homes Grants Campaign

TACOMA, Washing., May 10, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Bank of Colombia announced today that, as part of its annual Warm Homes Grants Campaign, it is awarding three one-time grants to $ 25,000 each to the organizations of Idaho, Oregon and Washington who are working on affordable housing solutions. Nowadays, Colombia provided more than $ […]

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Housing organizations build ‘mini-houses’ on vacant urban land | Lodging

CHAMPAIGN – In an effort to reduce homelessness and find uses for its vacant lots, Champaign has found organizations to build mini-homes on two of its lots. One home passed its final inspection this month and a resident is expected to move in on any day, said John Ruffin, the city’s neighborhood coordinator. The other […]

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Housing Organizations Seek Hotels To Outsource Emergency Homeless Shelters | Local news

Lancaster County Housing Agencies are looking for proposals for hotels that are willing to accommodate homeless people. Lancaster County Housing and Redevelopment Authorities and the Lancaster County Homeless Coalition are looking for hoteliers to partner with them on emergency housing for four to six months or more. Authorities anticipate a significant increase in the number […]

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ULI members in action: housing organizations join the fight against COVID-19

City of Austin Housing Authority and CommUnityCare staff, including ULI member Rodolfo Rodriguez on the far right, near one of the city’s facilities. COVID-19 has hit many communities hard, often disproportionately. Individuals and families who live in public and affordable housing are generally at greater risk of contracting and dying from this disease due to […]

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Local Low-Income Housing Organizations Collaborate to Win National Grant

Five local organizations have worked together to bring national resources to low-income housing redevelopment projects in Charlottesville and Albemarle County. The Kresge Foundation, which was established in 1924 by the founder of Kmart Corp., announced Wednesday that the collaboration was among 13 winners of their Advancing Health Equity Through Housing initiative. “If we are to […]

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Housing Organizations Make SLO County Affordable Housing Policy Recommendations | News | San Luis Obispo

A coalition of local housing organizations said they have reached a compromise with SLO County supervisors for a three-year pilot program that could generate between $2 million and $5 million a year in new affordable housing revenue. The recommendations, which will be discussed by the oversight board at a meeting on December 4, include a […]