Now Available! The 2019 NLIHC Advocates’ Guide!

Share List From NLIHC Every year, the National Low Income Housing Coalition publishes the Advocates’ Guide to Housing and Community Development Policy to educate advocates of all kinds about the programs and policies that make housing affordable to low-income people across America. Whether you are a new employee at a housing agency, a student in an urban…

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16Apr

Faith-based nonprofit taking over Lancaster properties — some blighted — from embattled landlord

Share List From Lancaster Online For the past several years, the faith-based nonprofit Impact Missions has been renovating blighted houses in Lancaster and reselling them to low- and moderate-income first-time homeowners. It is now taking on its most ambitious project to date: the makeover of 10 properties bought from Dwain London Sr., the landlord accused…

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Apr

Van Hollen Leading Affordable Housing Effort

Share List From WCBC Radio U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) is leading 40 of his colleagues on a bipartisan letter urging increased funding for the Section 4 Capacity Building program. The Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) Section 4 Program works with local community development organizations to improve affordable housing, finance small businesses, and provide…

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09Apr

Pennsylvania Plans Vote on Cutting Assistance for Its Poorest Residents

Share List From Talk Poverty Toothpaste, medication, and bus fare. What do these have in common? For thousands of the poorest Pennsylvanians, there soon might be no way to afford them, or other basic necessities. Next week, the Pennsylvania state legislature is scheduled to vote on whether to continue funding a program that helps around…

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