Mutual Self-Help Housing is my favorite housing program … from the first time I heard about it in the early 90s, it fascinated me! MSH doesn’t just build community, neighborhoods and quality, affordable homes, it also builds confidence and stability for homeowners/builders.
Join us and leaders of @HopeCreditUnion, @Oweesta, @RCACorg, @southernbancorp, & Alliance of African American CDFI CEOs for a discussion, Racial Justice: What Can I Do Now? on July 15th @ 11am PST. Anyone deploying impact capital is invited to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_t7ZG6VZmSS6iK_25g3IasA
In the June special edition, learn about RCAC's response to COVID-19, from PPP lending to cloth mask and PPE deliveries. See how self-help housing groups have persevered during the pandemic, and more! #ruralmatters Read it here: https://www.rcac.org/network-news/network-news-june-2020/
The self-help housing build program continues, even with adjustments for safety! Here's a great highlight from @RCACorg covering some of the ways our partner nonprofits are making sure homeowners complete their houses on time: https://www.rcac.org/success-stories/self-help-perseveres-through-pandemic/
"... once CDFIs were brought in as PPP lenders they swiftly mobilized to help many of the smallest of these businesses—and recent data shows CDFI performance outpaced the larger lenders in the program." Read more https://shar.es/abHbNQ