Homeless & Crisis Assistance

Homeless & Crisis Assistance

Statement on Administration Letter to Mortgage Companies

Washington, D.C. - July 13, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — Today, Congressman Elijah E. Cummings (D-Md.) released the following statement in response to a letter from Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan to 25 mortgage servicing firms urging the companies to ramp up their efforts to assist struggling homeowners

County and Community Providers Bring Emergency Food and Housing Services to Neighborhoods; Service Centers...

June 8, 2009 - (RealEstateRama) — The Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS), in partnership with local municipalities and community-based organizations, has opened Neighborhood Service Centers in Gaithersburg and Wheaton to bring emergency food and housing stabilization services to areas hit hardest by the current economic crisis.

MARYLAND TO RECEIVE $4.5 MILLION IN MACARTHUR FUNDS TO PRESERVE AFFORDABLE RENTAL HOUSING

Governor and Lt. Governor Applaud Support by MacArthur Foundation for Preservation of Affordable Housing for an Estimated 9,000 Families in Maryland

Ending Homelessness: $800,000 Freddie Mac Foundation Investment To Help Montgomery County Homeless Children And...

Investment Supports Innovative MCCH Program Rockville, MD – More than 1,100 people are homeless everyday in Montgomery County – many of these are children. Compounding...

Affordable Housing Leader to Receive Famicos Foundation Visionary Award

Doris W. Koo, president and CEO of Enterprise Community Partners, will receive the Famicos Foundation Visionary Award tomorrow during the foundation’s “A Place to...

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Federal, State and Local Housing Officials Celebrate Opening of Senior Rental...

Montgomery County Executive Isiah Leggett today took part in the ribbon cutting ceremony for The Bonifant at Silver Spring, a mixed-income 11-story apartment building with 149 units for seniors age 62 or older

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Senators to Tax Budget Conferees: Remove Harmful Renewable Energy Provisions, Protect...

As Republicans on the congressional tax scam conference committee try to finalize their partisan plan this week, Senators Ben Cardin (D-Md.), Edward J. Markey (D-Mass.), Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.), Brian Schatz (D-Hawaii), Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.), Jeff Merkley (D-Ore.), Tom Udall (D-N.M.), Michael Bennet (D-Colo.) and Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) are demanding removal of renewable energy provisions from the final conference report that would devastate clean energy deployment and job growth.