Resources & Links

National Alliance to End Homelessness
www.naeh.org
The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to mobilize the nonprofit, public and private sectors of society in an alliance to end homelessness. The Alliance represents a united effort to address the root causes of homelessness and challenge society's acceptance of homelessness as an inevitable by-product of American life.

National Coalition for the Homeless
www.nationalhomeless.org
The National Coalition for the Homeless, founded in 1984, is a national network of people who are currently experiencing or who have experienced homelessness, activists and advocates, community-based and faith-based service providers, and others committed to a single mission.

Interagency Council on Homelessness
www.usich.gov
Congress established the Interagency Council on Homelessness in 1987 with the passage of the Stewart B. McKinney Homeless Assistance Act. The Departments of Housing annd Urban Development, Agriculture, Education, Health and Human Services, and Labor are among the departments represented on the Council. The Council is responsible for providing Federal leadership for activities to assist homeless families and individuals.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
www.hud.gov
HUD's mission is to increase homeownership, support community development and increase access to affordable housing free from discrimination. HUD is the federal agency charged with providing homeless assistance grants.

Chapter Spotlight

HomeAid Launches 18th Chapter in the Nation with the HBA of Greater Austin

HomeAid has established a new chapter to alleviate homelessness in Travis County. With over 7,000 people experiecning homelessness over the course of a year in the area, HomeAid Austin will work with the local home building industry to develop, build and maintain housing for nonprofits serving the homeless. 
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Donor Spotlight

Sherwin-Williams Joins HomeAid in Effort to Fight Homelessness in America

HomeAid announces a partnership with Sherwin-Williams, a national leader in the paints and coatings industry. Sherwin-Williams will join HomeAid as a Gold Level Partner and Mike Robidoux, Vice President of National Accounts will join HomeAid's Board of Directors.
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Community Outreach Spotlight

HomeAid Atlanta Hosts Record-breaking Essentials Drive with 200,000 Items Collected

HomeAid Atlanta distributed $35,000 worth of essential items to benefit 25 metro area nonprofits serving homeless families.   More than 40 Atlanta businesses and organizations, plus hundreds of individuals, participated in the drive, with over 60 locations serving as drop-off locations to the public.
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