Housing Matters launches COVID-19 Response Fund in anticipation of increased need
The non-profit’s crisis response is paving the way for long-term growth, with the support of the community
Housing Matters announced last week the launch of their new COVID-19 Response Fund. They are asking the Santa Cruz County community to support the non-profit as it responds to the coronavirus pandemic and its effects on the local homeless population. The new fund has a goal of raising $250,000; $220,000 has already been raised, as of April 1.
Permanent Supportive Housing — Proposed Development
Housing Matters and New Way Homes, an organization funding new approaches to developing affordable housing, announced on March 16 that they are submitting a proposal to build up to 121 units of permanent supportive housing within the Housing Matters campus. Click through for a link to our April 2 webinar, and to see the press release about the proposed project.
COVID 19 Preparedness
Updated March 18, 2020
The health of our community — our clients, residents, staff, volunteers, and the community at large — is of the utmost importance to Housing Matters. As such, we are taking preventative measures in response to the coronavirus pandemic, and we are working on detailed plans to do everything we can to support the safety and wellbeing of our entire community.
We know that part of supporting our community means keeping you updated on our response to the pandemic and how the shelter in place mandate is affecting our operations.
Soupline 2020 is Canceled
As you likely expect, we have made the difficult decision to officially cancel this year’s Soupline event. Ticket options If you purchased tickets to Soupline, you have a couple of options: Request a refund. We are happy to give you a full refund. Simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, and we’ll get it processed right […]
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