March 16, 2012

Continuing the Fight Against Homelessness

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Earlier this week, Secretary Donovan announced $201 million in Continuum of Care grants that will provide permanent and transitional housing to homeless persons.  These grants will also provide much needed services such as job training, health care, mental health counseling, substance abuse treatment and child care. Thanks to this funding, homeless programs such as the […]

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March 2, 2012

Daily Housing News Round-up

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                  Former St. Louis stamping company will be turned into affordable housing. Home for Good in LA is making progress towards ending chronic and veteran homelessness by 2016. Energy efficient retrofits could save the U.S. $1T in a decade. Next American City on HUD’s Choice Neighborhood Planning Grants. […]

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Honoring Our Champions of Change

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Yesterday, in Los Angeles, the White House, HUD and Neighborworks honored eleven housing counselors and HUD-approved organizations for their tireless efforts in their communities.  Since the beginning of the housing crisis, housing counselors have been on the front lines battling against foreclosure and educating their communities on their housing rights. One of the Champions recognized […]

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