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Statement in Response to the White House Council of Economic Advisers' Report on Homelessness

The White House Council of Economic Advisers' recent report, "The State of Homelessness in America," reflects a fundamental misunderstanding of homelessness, the programs that end homelessness, and the people who experience it. The authors cast doubts, refute progress, and offer disparate theories, while offering no realistic solutions.

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Upcoming Webinar on CoC Program NOFA Applications: 9/20, 2:30 - 4:00 PM EDT

Alliance Senior Technical Assistance Specialist Mindy Mitchell will be co-hosting a webinar with the Heartland Alliance, entitled "Access to Economic Opportunity Helps End Homelessness: New Opportunities in the 2019 CoC Program NOFA."

This webinar will help communities understand and leverage the new employment-related opportunities within the CoC Program NOFA. It will also discuss where the NOFA asks applicants to identify their community's workforce development strategies for people experiencing homelessness and how CoC Applications are being scored based on these strategies.

Register for the webinar here >>>

Now Open: Nominations for the Ivory Prize Award

The Ivory Prize is an annual award that recognizes innovative, feasible, and scalable solutions in the housing sphere. It recognizes thinkers who are overcoming the challenges of creating affordable housing. 

Nominations are now open. Learn more >>>

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