Alternate content for script

Stories

Displaying results 71-80 (of 348)
 |<  <  4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13  >  >| 
Healthy blocks: rescuing neighborhoods from the brink
2/7/2017
Healthy blocks: rescuing neighborhoods from the brink
In Rochester, NY many homes were starting to fall into disrepair, discouraging potential would-be homebuyers and renters. NeighborWorks Rochester jumped in to rescue these teetering neighborhoods at a critical moment. 
Building a sustainable, healthy community in Compton
2/6/2017
Building a sustainable, healthy community in Compton
A vacant, underdeveloped property sat as an eyesore in Compton for 25 years. NHS of Los Angeles County saw an opportunity to build an institution that would serve a range of the community's needs. 
Affordable housing and diversity transforming Chinatown
2/3/2017
Affordable housing and diversity transforming Chinatown
In the diverse Ping Yuen neighborhood, Chinatown CDC is working to strengthen community by building bridges across varied backgrounds.
Getting your house in order: financial literacy by community design
2/3/2017
Getting your house in order: financial literacy by community design
In 2010, the Portland Housing Center saw a 50 percent drop in the proportion of African Americans using its homebuying services compared to other demographics. The organization needed to find a way to bridge the gap with that group.
Help for a family on the edge of homelessness
2/2/2017
Help for a family on the edge of homelessness
Gibby and his family had stayed in run-down apartments with leaking pipes or cheap hotels with bed bugs. Then NeighborWorks Alaska came into his life and helped him turn it around.
Financial education helps family achieve dream of homeownership
2/1/2017
Financial education helps family achieve dream of homeownership
This single mom couldn't qualify for Habitat for Humanity's assisted-homeownership program until financial education and coaching helped her meet the requirements.
Housing managers help contain community infections
1/31/2017
Housing managers help contain community infections
Rental developments and other housing locations are ideal places to educate community residents on health risks. NeighborWorks member Puerto Rico NHS uses education to help control the spread of the Zika virus.
Homeless get the support they need with housing-services combo
1/30/2017
Homeless get the support they need with housing-services combo
When affordable housing is combined with supportive services such as job placement and addiction treatment, homeless or at-risk individuals can be successfully re-integrated and gain a new footing in life.
Program helps family acquire a home and stabilize neighborhood at s...
1/27/2017
Program helps family acquire a home and stabilize neighborhood at same time
Matching families in need of homes with rehabbed, foreclosed houses fulfills dreams as well as revitalizes neighborhoods, as this Kansas City nonprofit shows.
Nebraska organization helps couple afford first home
1/26/2017
Nebraska organization helps couple afford first home
This Nebraska couple couldn't afford a home on their income, but this nonprofit made their dream come true with rehab and down-payment help. And when they needed an interpreter, they got that too.
Displaying results 71-80 (of 348)
 |<  <  4 - 5 - 6 - 7 - 8 - 9 - 10 - 11 - 12 - 13  >  >| 

Subscribe to newsletter

Benchmark Email

Subscribe to blog