A Lifetime of Achievement

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Ruby award

Drum roll please… We’re so proud of our fearless leader, CHW President and CEO Sue Reynolds, and her Lifetime Achievement Award from the San Diego Housing Federation. Since 1997, Sue has led Community HousingWorks, dedicated to meeting our mission of helping people move up in the world. CHW is fortunate to have a leader like… Read more ›

Celebrating Renovation at Azusa Apartments

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Hundreds of Low-Income Residents at Azusa Apartment Community Can Continue to Live in their Homes Without Fear of Sudden Rent Hikes     Nonprofit Community HousingWorks purchases 88-unit apartment community to prevent rent increases and displacement of residents Residents and community leaders celebrated the renovation on Wednesday, April 22, 2015, at Azusa Apartments, 805 S…. Read more ›

5 Ways to Be Green This Earth Day

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It’s not always easy being green, but there’s lots of ways you can do your part to conserve this Earth Week. Here’s our top 5 ways to be green: 1. Seasonal Settings for your thermostat: Save energy by keeping your thermostat at a higher rate in the summer (78-82 F) and at a lower rate… Read more ›

Thank you, AmeriCorps Members!

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CHW wants to thank our three dedicated (and super cool) AmeriCorps members, Julia King, Emory Prochoda, and Adel Toribio! The AmeriCorps program is a national service program that places individuals at non-profits for a one year long service contract. CHW is lucky to have three AmeriCorps members this year, two Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) members, Julia… Read more ›

Homebuyer Class San Diego

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Saturday September 26, 2015 – Saturday September 26, 2015 4010 Fairmount Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description:   CHW’s HUD-approved class will provide prospective homebuyers with the information, resources and tools needed to purchase your first home. All graduates will receive a certificate which may grant access to services and products specifically for First-time… Read more ›

Financial Fitness Vista

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Monday March 16, 2015 – Tuesday March 17, 2015 200 Michigan Ave Map and Directions | Register Description: This class will help you create actionable financial goals, improve your credit, boost your savings and decrease debt. Graduates will leave the class with a Goal Action Plan, Savings and Spending Plan, soft-pull credit report with three… Read more ›

Proud Mom, Proud Homeowner

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“Home is my favorite place…It’s a place to build your roots and come together as a family.”   – Victoria Valenzuela, First-time Homebuyer A single mom with three small children, Victoria Valenzuela was faced with a critical housing situation. She was staying at her brother’s apartment with only one bed for her family of four… Read more ›