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  • California Homes and Jobs Act
    funding How will the CA Homes and Jobs Act generate funds The bill will place a 75 fee on the recordation of real estate related documents excluding home sales and deposit these funds into a state housing trust fund The revenue will be invested into public private partnership programs modeled on California s existing successful affordable home programs California desperately needs a permanent ongoing source of funding dedicated to affordable housing development The California Homes and Jobs Act will be introduced on February 20 th Company and organizational endorsements for the bill are currently being collected These endorsements are a powerful way to communicate support for the bill Endorsements can be made by visiting www californiahomesandjobsact org We hope you will join us is support of this important legislation and add your organization s name to the coalition that is being built to support this effort Leave a Reply Cancel reply Send Us Message Full Name Email Address Website Message You may use these HTML tags and attributes a href title abbr title acronym title b blockquote cite cite code del datetime em i q cite s strike strong SEND MESSAGE About H ome For Good is an Action Plan to end chronic and veteran homelessness in L A County by 2016 The plan was launched in December 2010 by the Business Leader s Task Force on Homelessness a partnership of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook News Home For Good 5 days ago Four powerful stories of formerly homeless Angelenos shared during the LA County Board of Supervisors vote last Tuesday on a comprehensive plan to help grow the number of permanent housing success stories like these See More See Less From hopelessness to hope four stories An up close

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  • Volunteers Still Needed for Homeless Count!
    hours of their time one or more nights to support the count They will serve as counters trainers deployment center coordinators and more Volunteers can sign up as individuals groups or teams selecting the day and site that works best for them Volunteers are still needed for the following service areas ez payday loans jerome idaho Tuesday January 29 2013 8PM San Gabriel Valley East Southeast LA Wednesday January 30 2013 8PM South Bay For descriptions of volunteer roles frequently asked questions and to SIGN UP as a volunteer visit www theycountwillyou org Your COUNT will ensure they COUNT So can we COUNT on you to volunteer this January Leave a Reply Cancel reply Send Us Message Full Name Email Address Website Message You may use these HTML tags and attributes a href title abbr title acronym title b blockquote cite cite code del datetime em i q cite s strike strong SEND MESSAGE About H ome For Good is an Action Plan to end chronic and veteran homelessness in L A County by 2016 The plan was launched in December 2010 by the Business Leader s Task Force on Homelessness a partnership of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook News Home For Good 5 days ago Four powerful stories of formerly homeless Angelenos shared during the LA County Board of Supervisors vote last Tuesday on a comprehensive plan to help grow the number of permanent housing success stories like these See More See Less From hopelessness to hope four stories An up close view of the human toll that homelessness takes on individuals and families in Los Angeles County and the power of help to restore lives This video Home For Good 1 week ago Our friends at the Los

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  • Advocacy
    for more information on the Community Care Facilities Ordinance including legal opinions top 7 myths and prospective housing and financial impact of the ordinance StopCCFO org allows visitors to see where their councilmembers stand on the issue send letters to their local representatives urging their opposition and join hundreds of other community members that have signed the petition to stop the Community Care Facilities Ordinance Will you be impacted if the Community Care Facilities Ordinance passes Tell us your story Use the comment box on the website s landing page to tell us how the ordinance will negatively impact you or clients your organization serves Please help us keep the community informed on any upcoming advocacy efforts by emailing us at homeforgoodla unitedwayla org Visit StopCCFO org for information on the ordinance and follow Home For Good on Facebook and Twitter for updates year further The HOMeS Act falls two votes short of passage June 07 2012 By admin Advocacy Home for Good Last week the HOMeS Act Senate Bill 1220 fell two votes short of passage in the full Senate with a final vote of 25 13 While this loss is a disappointment the number of votes is indicative of the great work that was done during the campaign This is the first time in several decades that a permanent source bill has made it to a floor vote In just a few short months community members and allies mobilized and changed perceptions and votes in the Capitol Housing California reports that More than 20 000 postcards were sent to legislators in support of the bill More than 400 support letters were sent through the Housing California website Hundreds more were faxed and even more sent through websites of other housing advocacy organizations throughout the state More than 100 people traveled to Sacramento and met with legislators on The HOMeS Act Lobby Day An additional 5 legislators signed on as bill co authors top quick payday loans Doug Shoemaker from Mercy Housing said It has taken 10 years to move the concept of creating a statewide affordable housing trust fund into actual legislation Therefore to have it voted on in full support by 100 of the Democrats is great progress We now have 12 months to strengthen our economic argument sway at least 2 Republicans during a non election year and build a broader based coalition We can do it This was phase one of what will ultimately be a successful campaign for a permanent source and the funding we need to bring more Californians home The HOMeS Act Is Headed to the Senate May 23 2012 By admin Advocacy Home for Good California desperately needs a permanent ongoing source of funding dedicated to affordable housing development The Housing Opportunity and Market Stabilization HOMeS Act SB 1220 will provide a dedicated source of funding that will support the development of affordable homes including emergency shelters transitional and permanent rental housing foreclosure mitigation and homeownership opportunities The HOMeS Act overcame

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  • Homeless Advocates Demand Equitable Distribution of Funding
    Non Profit Housing the Home For Good Business Leaders Task Force and the Los Angeles Chamber of Commerce sent letters to HUD asking that funds for homelessness be distributed more equitably Furthermore Natalie Price from Congresswoman Lucille Roybal Allard s office and Matt Weiner from Congressman Henry A Waxman s office helped lead Congressional outreach Thanks to the leadership of Congresswoman Roybal Allard s and Congressman Waxman s offices 21 congressional leaders signed on to advocate for a revised funding formula In their letters stakeholders from across the U S urged HUD to include key factors directly related to homelessness and to create one funding formula for all metropolitan regions Thank you to everyone that voiced their concerns about the McKinney Vento funding formula Together we can assure effective solutions to homelessness For more information on the campaign to revise the current funding formula read United Way s Policy Brief Leave a Reply Cancel reply Send Us Message Full Name Email Address Website Message You may use these HTML tags and attributes a href title abbr title acronym title b blockquote cite cite code del datetime em i q cite s strike strong SEND MESSAGE About H ome For Good is an Action Plan to end chronic and veteran homelessness in L A County by 2016 The plan was launched in December 2010 by the Business Leader s Task Force on Homelessness a partnership of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook News Home For Good 5 days ago Four powerful stories of formerly homeless Angelenos shared during the LA County Board of Supervisors vote last Tuesday on a comprehensive plan to help grow the number of permanent housing success stories like these See More See Less From hopelessness to hope four

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  • Deadline Extended! Act Now to Assure Your Community Has Resources to End Homelessness
    to homelessness poverty availability of affordable housing and overcrowded housing cash loan places in columbus ohio Create one formula for all metropolitan regions rather than continuing to use multiple formulas Take Action Make sure your community has the resources it needs to address homelessness We have drafted a template letter for advocates to send click HERE to download the letter and urge HUD to distribute funds more equitably The deadline to send your letters is November 16th A new funding formula will ensure that when additional appropriations are available they are dispersed to have the greatest impact We only have a short time to make this happen so it s critical that we come together now to shape how homeless dollars are distributed for years to come For more information on the campaign to change the McKinney Vento funding formula read United Way s Policy Brief Leave a Reply Cancel reply Send Us Message Full Name Email Address Website Message You may use these HTML tags and attributes a href title abbr title acronym title b blockquote cite cite code del datetime em i q cite s strike strong SEND MESSAGE About H ome For Good is an Action Plan to end chronic and veteran homelessness in L A County by 2016 The plan was launched in December 2010 by the Business Leader s Task Force on Homelessness a partnership of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook News Home For Good 5 days ago Four powerful stories of formerly homeless Angelenos shared during the LA County Board of Supervisors vote last Tuesday on a comprehensive plan to help grow the number of permanent housing success stories like these See More See Less From hopelessness to hope four stories An up close

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  • Make sure your community has the resources it needs!
    be prioritized and targeted in a way that will provide the most benefit to the most people Make sure your community s needs are met Have your voice heard by participating in your local Consolidated Planning Community Meeting Once needs and goals are established they will be submitted to the Federal government in what is known as the Consolidated Plan The Plan will lay out the long term vision for our communities Make sure to attend one of the scheduled meetings Download the flyer English http homeforgoodla com cache installment loans in st louis mo html Spanish Leave a Reply Cancel reply Send Us Message Full Name Email Address Website Message You may use these HTML tags and attributes a href title abbr title acronym title b blockquote cite cite code del datetime em i q cite s strike strong SEND MESSAGE About H ome For Good is an Action Plan to end chronic and veteran homelessness in L A County by 2016 The plan was launched in December 2010 by the Business Leader s Task Force on Homelessness a partnership of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook News Home For Good 5 days ago Four powerful stories of formerly homeless Angelenos shared during the LA County Board of Supervisors vote last Tuesday on a comprehensive plan to help grow the number of permanent housing success stories like these See More See Less From hopelessness to hope four stories An up close view of the human toll that homelessness takes on individuals and families in Los Angeles County and the power of help to restore lives This video Home For Good 1 week ago Our friends at the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce are hosting a conversation on Ending Homelessness

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  • House Subcommittee Holds Hearing on Veteran Housing
    the congressional switchboard at 202 224 3121 Urge them to attend the Subcommittee s hearing on veterans housing opportunities Explain the importance of veterans housing programs in your community and the need for Congress to understand the remaining challenges your community faces in order to ensure all veterans have a place to call home Let us know which office s you called Further Information The federal government has backed a commitment to end veterans homelessness by 2015 In order to honor this commitment Congress and the Administration must work to ensure that the programs it has in place to serve veterans are working as efficiently as possible This hearing will be an important opportunity for Members of Congress and their staff to hear about the successes and remaining challenges of the Department of Veterans Affairs and HUD s homelessness and housing programs Leave a Reply Cancel reply Send Us Message Full Name Email Address Website Message You may use these HTML tags and attributes a href title abbr title acronym title b blockquote cite cite code del datetime em i q cite s strike strong SEND MESSAGE About H ome For Good is an Action Plan to end chronic and veteran homelessness in L A County by 2016 The plan was launched in December 2010 by the Business Leader s Task Force on Homelessness a partnership of United Way of Greater Los Angeles and the Los Angeles Area Chamber of Commerce Facebook News Home For Good 5 days ago Four powerful stories of formerly homeless Angelenos shared during the LA County Board of Supervisors vote last Tuesday on a comprehensive plan to help grow the number of permanent housing success stories like these See More See Less From hopelessness to hope four stories An up close view of the human

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  • Advocacy
    subsidy requirements and puts Los Angeles at risk of losing millions in federal funds to help alleviate poverty and homelessness in our region As a constituent I urge my representative to make the right choice and OPPOSE this harmful ordinance Below you will find a list of districts and councilmembers in the City of Los Angeles If you do not know your councilmember click here to use your address to identify your representative Councilmembers and their contact information District 1 Ed Reyes 213 473 7001 Facebook schools District 2 Paul Krekorian 213 473 7002 Facebook Twitter PaulKrekorian District 3 Dennis P Zine 213 473 7003 District 4 Tom LaBonge 213 473 7004 Facebook Twitter TomLaBonge District 5 Paul Koretz 213 473 7005 Facebook District 6 Tony Cardenas 213 473 7006 Facebook Twitter tonycardenassfv District 7 Richard Alarcon 213 473 7007 Facebook Twitter Richard Alarcon District 8 Bernard Parks 213 473 7008 Facebook Twitter BernardCParks District 9 Jan Perry 213 473 7009 Facebook Twitter cd9news District 10 Herb J Wesson Jr 213 473 7010 District 11 Bill Rosendahl 213 473 7011 Facebook Twitter Bill Rosendahl District 12 Mitchell Englander 213 473 7012 Facebook Twitter CD12News District 13 Eric Garcetti 213 473 7013 Facebook Twitter Eric Garcetti District 14 Jose Huizar 213 473 7014 Facebook Twitter josehuizar District 15 Jose Buscaino 213 473 7015 Facebook Twitter LA15th Six Ways to Get Involved with Home For Good April 26 2012 By admin Advocacy Home for Good Sign on Sign on to support Home For Good and do what you can to help end chronic and veteran homelessness volunteering advocating donating or helping us spread the word payday loans in your account in 15 minutes Follow us on Twitter Facebook homeforgoodla We ll keep you in the loop on the latest stories updates and opportunities to get involved that you can share with your friends Donate Click HERE to donate to Home For Good and your donation will help fund efforts to house every chronically homeless person and homeless veteran in our communities Get to know the homeless services organizations in your community Click HERE to check out our list of partners and set up a time to volunteer Make personal connections with homeless people in your community Make eye contact have a conversation and build a relationship that links them to local organizations Advocate Support policy change that will help end homelessness Click HERE to take action on the latest local state or federal policy work A sound solution for the homeless capital of the nation April 18 2012 By admin Advocacy Business Leaders Task Force Home for Good The following was submitted to the Los Angeles Times on April 10 2012 in response to Ann M Simmons L A County gives some homeless convicts priority in housing and has yet to be published Dear Editors The change in regulations governing County support for homeless people on probation and parole seeking low income supportive housing does not as your coverage implies provide an

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