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Housing

SHELTER Inc.

With preventative services, housing and employment assistance, SHELTER Inc. helps reduce homelessness and increase stability among the residents of Contra Costa County and Solano County.

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A New Lease on Life

SHELTER Inc.

A New Lease on Life

With preventative services, housing and employment assistance, SHELTER Inc. helps reduce homelessness and increase stability among the residents of Contra Costa County and Solano County.

Published June, 2019

California Housing Finance Agency

Through various programs, CalHFA helps relieve the hurdles many low and moderate income earners face when renting and buying a home in California.

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Making Home Possible

California Housing Finance Agency

Making Home Possible

Through various programs, CalHFA helps relieve the hurdles many low and moderate income earners face when renting and buying a home in California.

Published June, 2019

Chinatown Community Development Center

San Francisco's bustling Chinatown wouldn't look and feel how it does today without the hard work and protection of the Chinatown Community Development Center.

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What Does It Take to Save a Neighborhood?

Chinatown Community Development Center

What Does It Take to Save a Neighborhood?

San Francisco's bustling Chinatown wouldn't look and feel how it does today without the hard work and protection of the Chinatown Community Development Center.

Published June, 2019

Brilliant Corners

Skyrocketing home prices and rents in California have created a true housing crisis, especially for vulnerable, low-income individuals and families. Brilliant Corners, a nonprofit supportive housing agency with offices in ...

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Supportive Housing Changes Lives

Brilliant Corners

Supportive Housing Changes Lives

Skyrocketing home prices and rents in California have created a true housing crisis, especially for vulnerable, low-income individuals and families. Brilliant Corners, a nonprofit supportive housing agency with offices in San Francisco and Los Angeles, is working to change that.

Published May, 2019

Mutual Housing California

Building a community takes more than buildings — it takes an understanding of housing development and people development. Mutual Housing California gets that. Learn how inside this publication.

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Shaping Places, Shaping Lives

Mutual Housing California

Shaping Places, Shaping Lives

Building a community takes more than buildings — it takes an understanding of housing development and people development. Mutual Housing California gets that. Learn how inside this publication.

Published March, 2019

Joshua's House

No one wants to die alone. And yet on average, one of Sacramento’s homeless residents dies on the streets each week. Sacramento will soon be able to offer a more ...

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Building Joshua's House

Joshua's House

Building Joshua's House

No one wants to die alone. And yet on average, one of Sacramento’s homeless residents dies on the streets each week. Sacramento will soon be able to offer a more dignified ending with Joshua's House, a hospice house that will provide compassionate end-of-life to people experiencing homelessness. Find out who is behind the organization and how you can help with construction and other costs to make Joshua's House a reality.

Published August, 2018

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento is building two homes with the help of local faith leaders, mosques, temples and churches to make a statement about religious diversity and tolerance ...

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Build for Unity

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento

Build for Unity

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento is building two homes with the help of local faith leaders, mosques, temples and churches to make a statement about religious diversity and tolerance in our community. Learn more about this interfaith effort and how you can help! Build hope and homes -- #BuildforUnity!

Published September, 2016

Sacramento Steps Forward

The problem of homelessness is more complex than many realize; housing those on the streets today is phenomenal progress, but newly homeless individuals emerge every day and need an ongoing, ...

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A Future Without Homelessness

Sacramento Steps Forward

A Future Without Homelessness

The problem of homelessness is more complex than many realize; housing those on the streets today is phenomenal progress, but newly homeless individuals emerge every day and need an ongoing, coordinated system of support. Sacramento Steps Forward is Sacramento's unique, home-grown solution to the ongoing problem of homelessness. What we're doing here is Sacramento is different — as a distinctively collaborative effort between public and private entities, Sacramento Steps Forward works to devise comprehensive and sustainable solutions to preventing homelessness.

Published April, 2016

Sacramento County CalWORKs Program

An innovative new program in Sacramento County will give 300 families a second chance at stability and a fresh start. Approved in 2014, California Senate Bill 855 allotted $20 million ...

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Lending a Helping Hand

Sacramento County CalWORKs Program

Lending a Helping Hand

An innovative new program in Sacramento County will give 300 families a second chance at stability and a fresh start. Approved in 2014, California Senate Bill 855 allotted $20 million for housing support to homeless CalWORKs recipients. Sacramento County was one of 42 counties that applied, and one of only 20 accepted, for this transformative program.

Published April, 2015

Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity is widely known, but not everyone understands how the organization works. Many don't realize that Habitat needs to raise a significant amount of capital as cash-in-hand before ...

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Building Something Great Together

Habitat for Humanity

Building Something Great Together

Habitat for Humanity is widely known, but not everyone understands how the organization works. Many don't realize that Habitat needs to raise a significant amount of capital as cash-in-hand before beginning a build. While volunteers are plentiful, large cash donations are not. Habitat's retail location called ReStore sells new and gently used home goods to help raise funds to support the organization's work.

Published January, 2015

Keep Your Home California

When the housing market collapsed in 2007, many homeowners in California struggled to pay their mortgages. Keep Your Home California is helping homeowners stay in their homes by giving Californians ...

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Keeping Neighborhoods Whole

Keep Your Home California

Keeping Neighborhoods Whole

When the housing market collapsed in 2007, many homeowners in California struggled to pay their mortgages. Keep Your Home California is helping homeowners stay in their homes by giving Californians the assistance they need.

Published March, 2013

Sacramento Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity ReStores sell donated, reusable home improvement materials to the public. For windows, doors, wood and even the kitchen sink, ReStores have homeowners covered.

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ReStore

Sacramento Habitat for Humanity

ReStore

Habitat for Humanity ReStores sell donated, reusable home improvement materials to the public. For windows, doors, wood and even the kitchen sink, ReStores have homeowners covered.

Published April, 2012