June 23, 2011

Better Farmworker Housing as One Path to a Stronger Rural America

Written by:

Our guest blogger today is Mercedes Márquez, HUD Assistant Secretary for Community Planning and Development. As the granddaughter of farmworkers, I know how hard farmworkers work and I know the tremendous contribution they make to the American economy and to the meals our families eat every day. Today I am in our nation’s northwest, speaking […]

cont
April 8, 2011

HOME Conference Update

Written by:

We are a few weeks away from the HOME Program Conference, Finding a New Way Home: The Next Twenty Years, scheduled for May 2-4th in Bethesda, Maryland. Since my last posting on March 30th, some wonderful progress has been made. The 20th Anniversary Door Knocker Award recipients have been selected and will be announced at […]

cont
March 30, 2011

20 Years of the HOME Program!

Written by:

To mark the 20th Anniversary of the HOME Investment Partnerships (HOME) Program, HUD will host a HOME Program conference in Bethesda, Maryland on May 2 – 4, 2011. The conference theme is “Finding a New Way HOME: The Next Twenty Years,” with three tracks of technical workshops and clinics–Envision, Implement and Manage. The conference will […]

cont