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Let’s imagine what a fully realized human right to housing might look like purpose

Jun. 29, 2020 8:00 am

Let’s imagine what a fully realized human right to housing might look like

"Are we trying to eradicate homelessness without providing adequate, affordable housing? Are we innovating rather than investing?" asks columnist Andrew Huff.
How hard is it to convert vacant buildings into affordable homes for Kensington residents in need? method

Feb. 18, 2019 10:55 am

How hard is it to convert vacant buildings into affordable homes for Kensington residents in need?

Neighborhood organizations such as Simple Homes, Jumpstart Kensington and NKCDC are looking for solutions to a multi-ZIP code problem.
How ReStore’s self-sustaining revenue model supports local housing in Philadelphia method

Jul. 13, 2018 12:50 pm

How ReStore’s self-sustaining revenue model supports local housing in Philadelphia

Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia CEO Corinne O'Connell explains the on-mission success of the nonprofit's social enterprise arm.
OK, but how can Amazon win Philly? method

Sep. 25, 2017 9:20 am

OK, but how can Amazon win Philly?

The corporation would be lucky to land its HQ2 in Philly, argues columnist Tivoni Devor. Here's what needs to happen for the tech giant to be welcomed with open arms.
Here’s what Nora Lichtash has learned from 30 years of working in affordable housing people

Oct. 12, 2016 11:55 am

Here’s what Nora Lichtash has learned from 30 years of working in affordable housing

The longtime ED helped found Women's Community Revitalization Project in 1986, and she has some advice for women working in community building and collaboration.
The block you live on could affect how long it will take you to finish college results

Jun. 3, 2016 11:59 am

The block you live on could affect how long it will take you to finish college

A Penn study focused on the West Philly-based ACHIEVEability housing program recently got some attention from The Atlantic.
“It’s all about leveraging the resources you have” — Dignity Housing’s new ED people

Apr. 28, 2016 3:09 pm

“It’s all about leveraging the resources you have” — Dignity Housing’s new ED

John Ungar says he'll preserve the nonprofit's individualized approach to quelling homelessness while seeking new kinds of partnerships in Germantown.
10 community land trusts from across Pa. have united method

Mar. 28, 2016 8:14 am

10 community land trusts from across Pa. have united

The Pennsylvania Community Land Trust Collaborative will work together on advocacy and fundraising initiatives to ensure affordable housing.
NeighborWorks America Brings Community Development and Affordable Housing Workshops to Philly purpose

Jul. 16, 2015 1:21 pm

NeighborWorks America Brings Community Development and Affordable Housing Workshops to Philly

The NeighborWorks Training Institute (NTI) is a five-day mobile university
Going Public as a B Corp, Investing in Better Data, Embracing Rapid Rehousing – Social Impact Across the U.S. method

Apr. 21, 2015 11:04 am

Going Public as a B Corp, Investing in Better Data, Embracing Rapid Rehousing – Social Impact Across the U.S.

Links from around the web on the people and organizations making an impact

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