Stories tagged: "affordable housing"

A woman feeds a baby as people wait in line to receive new school supplies, including new athletic shoes donated by Foot Locker, at Fred Jordan Missions on Skid Row, on September 28, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. Fred Jordan Missions, which feeds over 100 people experiencing homelessness daily, hosts the annual event with Foot Locker. They donated new sneakers and other school supplies to more than 3,000 underprivileged and homeless children this year.
How Arizona’s Racial Wealth Gap Could Close With Biden’s Latest Proposal

The average wealth of white families in 2016 was over $700,000 higher than that of Black and Latino families.

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Could Pennsylvania Pass A ‘New Deal For Housing’? This Lawmaker Hopes So.

“Having access to safe, affordable housing is critical and it is our job as legislators to make that attainable," state Sen. Vincent Hughes said.

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Charlotte’s Affordable Housing Shortage Is So Bad That 1,000 People Waited in Line for 129 Apartments

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing Partnership issued an apology for falling "short in the planning and execution of the event."