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2014-08-22 23:09:47

Thirty new affordable housing apartments opened in Lexington, North Carolina to assist frail and at risk seniors with limited resources. Lexington, North Carolina (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Carolina Senior Living Apartments, owned and operated by United Church Homes and Services (UCHS), recently opened 30 spacious one-bedroom affordable residential units for frail and at risk seniors with limited resources in Lexington, NC. Each unit is equipped with an open floor plan, fully operational...

2014-08-12 08:33:20

NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- U.S. Congressman Jim Himes will be the master of ceremonies today for a ribbon cutting ceremony at Bayview Towers Apartments ("Bayview Towers") in Stamford to formally announce the completion of a $13 million of renovation of the 200-unit affordable housing complex. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140809/134925 The Connecticut Housing Finance Authority ("CHFA") provided a $17,750,000 loan to facilitate the acquisition and...

2014-08-11 12:25:00

Partnership to focus on K-12 schools and community organizations BIRMINGHAM, Ala., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- EverFi, Inc., the leading critical skills education company, today announced a partnership with the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), one of the nation's preeminent civil rights and social justice organizations. The partnership will foster the deployment of cutting-edge digital learning tools focused on African-American history and summer learning...

2014-05-29 12:30:15

Rehab of Affordable Housing Development Will Generate Over 110 Union Construction Jobs SALINAS, Calif., May 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust (HIT) announced today an investment of $16.8 million for the $43.3 million rehabilitation of Gabilan Plaza Apartments, a multifamily development that has provided affordable housing to residents of Salinas, CA, for over 40 years. The all-union rehabilitation work is expected to generate more than 110 union...

2014-05-28 08:26:04

"Responsive Philanthropy" highlights lessons from grassroots organizing, the minimum wage campaign for disabled workers and improving STEM retention among girls WASHINGTON, May 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Committee for Responsive Philanthropy (NCRP) today released its spring issue of "Responsive Philanthropy," featuring pieces by top voices in the philanthropic sector. The release closely follows the May launch of "Philamplify," NCRP's initiative to provide...

2014-03-26 08:31:49

Foundation Announces Nearly $4 Million in Additional Grants for Veterans' Housing, Part of Five-Year, $80 Million Commitment ATLANTA, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, The Home Depot® Foundation announced an additional $3.9 million in grants to organizations across the country that address veterans' housing needs. The recent round of grants brings the Foundation's financial contributions to the issue to $65.7 million since launching its mission in the spring of 2011 of ensuring every...

2014-03-05 20:21:29

NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following is being released by the Mason Tenders District Council: WHO: Justice 4 Homeowners Members of the Mason Tenders District Council, LiUNA WHAT: Public Rally in Support of Quality, Affordable Housing WHERE: Yale Club, 50 Vanderbilt Avenue (corner of 44(th) Street) WHEN: Thursday, March 6 8:00AM WHY: NYSAFAH is the trade association representing contractors in the affordable housing industry. This...

2014-02-21 23:04:21

Energy efficiency rehab to Main Cross Apartments helps save low-income seniors money on rising utility bill. Mount Sterling, KY (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 Main Cross Senior Apartments, located in Mt. Sterling Kentucky, have recently been rehabbed and retrofitted to become more energy efficient, reduce energy usage, and to help low-income elderly tenants save money on utility bills. Energy efficient building techniques have been proven to produce savings of upwards of $70 per month on...

2014-02-19 23:23:54

The Do's and Don'ts for Offering Health Insurance Allotments to Employees Park City, Utah (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Today, Zane Benefits, the #1 Online Health Benefits Solution, published new information health insurance allotments. According to Zane Benefits' website, small and mid-size businesses are using a "pure" defined contribution strategy to offer employees an allotment for health insurance, rather than offering employees a specific group health insurance...

2014-01-27 16:20:55

A Nonprofit Building the Skills of Social Sector Organizations and Leaders ARLINGTON, Va., Jan. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Counterpart International, a leader in global development of the social sector, celebrates its 49th anniversary today. For the last five decades, Counterpart International has partnered with community organizations and leaders around the world to build inclusive and resilient communities - showing immediate and powerful social and economic results. (Logo:...


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