Category Archives: Housing and Homelessness

Housing Equality Law Project

Housing Equality Law Project

Founded in 2009, HELP employs a diverse group of professionals to carry out its mission of addressing discrimination in housing. We have obtained numerous settlements and received nationwide recognition for its leadership in housing advocacy.

Hamilton Families

What We Do Founded in 1985, Hamilton Families established San Francisco’s first shelter for families experiencing homelessness. Today we are San Francisco’s leading service provider to homeless families, with an array of highly effective programs at sites in San Francisco …
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Habitat for Humanity – East Bay

Habitat for Humanity - East Bay

Founded in 1988, Habitat for Humanity East Bay was formed as an independent affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International serving Alameda and Contra Costa Counties. Our mission is to create successful homeownership opportunities for families with limited incomes by building …
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Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity

Western Regional Center 534 22nd Street, Suite 209 Oakland, CA 94612 510/286-8960 510/286-8968 Fax Alameda County Habitat for Humanity East Bay Contra Costa County Habitat for Humanity East Bay Monterey County Monterey County HfH 1000 S. Main Street, Suite 693 …
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Rebuilding Together

Rebuilding Together

Rebuilding Together Peninsula (RTP) builds volunteer partnerships to rehabilitate homes  and community centers for our neighbors in need. Rebuilding Together, formerly known as “Christmas in April,” began in Midland, Texas in 1973 when a few generous people decided to devote …
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FESCO – The Family Shelter

FESCO - The Family Shelter

FESCO — the Family Emergency Shelter Coalition — is a nonprofit organization comprised of over 30 churches and community members in the Hayward, Castro Valley, San Lorenzo and San Leandro, California area…reaching out to serve homeless families with food, shelter, …
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Excellence to Affordable Housing

Excellence to Affordable Housing

EAH Housing is a nonprofit corporation founded with the belief that attractive affordable housing is the cornerstone to sustainable, living communities. Established in 1968, EAH has become one of the largest and most respected nonprofit housing development and management organizations …
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Episcopal Community Services of San Francisco

Episcopal Community Services of San Francisco

Episcopal Community Services (ECS) has provided essential services to homeless San Franciscans since 1982. Serving more than 10,000 people last year, ECS, guided by its mission to “help homeless and very low-income people every day and every night obtain the …
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Eden I&R, Inc.

Eden I&R, Inc.

For 35 years, Eden I&R has been successfully fulfilling its mission of “linking people and resources” by consistently and creatively responding to the community’s changing needs. The agency’s services are the results of collaborations that depend on the work of …
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Options Recovery Services

Options Recovery Services

Breaking the Cycle of Addiction, Mental Illness, Crime and Homelessness Drug and alcohol addiction, crime and poverty are inextricably linked. The swelling number of homeless offenders and the enormous increase in drug-related arrests since the 1980s speak to the cycle …
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