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Home Forward has received an additional 55 HUD Veteran Affairs Supportive Housing (HUD VASH) rental vouchers that provide homeless vets with a permanent, affordable place to call home. The award,...
A national industry group is challenging Americans to question their sometimes negative perceptions about public housing.  Research conducted earlier this year revealed that the...
For the second year running, KaBOOM!, the national non-profit organization dedicated to giving kids the childhood they deserve by bringing play to those who need it most, has selected a Home Forward...
The Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs (OAME) honored Home Forward with the Chairman's Award of the Year at their May 9 trade show and luncheon.  The annual networking event...
Building on the success of the original 10 Year Plan to End Homelessness, Home Forward joined the City of Portland, Multnomah County and a host of leaders, policy makers, and...
The talents of New Columbia residents will be on display at a Colored Pencils Art and Culture Night on Friday, April 26.  The event is being held at the New Columbia Community...
Home Forward, the City of Portland, Multnomah County, and the United Way have each contributed $10,000 toward a fund that will make it easier for homeless veterans to find an apartment with...
Businesses interested in working with Home Forward are invited to attend a Coffee and Issues Forum at the Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs on Friday, October 26 from 7:00 - 8:00 a.m....

PORTLAND, Ore., March 8, 2016 --  Wendy Serrano, a Field Representative for Oregon Congressman Earl Blumenauer’s office, has been appointed to the board of commissioners....

PORTLAND, Ore., November 30, 2015 -- Jennifer Anderson has joined the Home Forward board of commissioners in the resident seat on the commission. 

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PORTLAND, Ore., June 30, 2015 – Damien Hall, a land use and real estate attorney with a background in urban planning, has been appointed to the board of commissioners.  He holds a City of...

PORTLAND, Ore., January 15, 2015 -- Tiffiny Hager has been appointed to Home Forward’s Board of Commissioners.  She holds a City of Portland seat on the board, replacing Harriet Cormack, who...

PORTLAND, Ore., August 12, 2014 -- Home Forward’s board of commissioners has selected Michael Buonocore to head the agency.  Buonocore, who is Home Forward’s deputy executive director, will...

PORTLAND, Ore., July 1, 2014 – Dan Anderson, a retired executive from Bank of America’s national community development financial practice, has joined Home Forward’s board of commissioners. ...

April 17, 2014 — Business executive and civic leader Mary Ann “Miki” Herman has been appointed to Home Forward’s board of commissioners, holding a City of Portland seat on the nine-member...

March 3, 2014 -- Charlene Mashia has been appointed to Home Forward’s Board of Commissioners.  She holds a Multnomah County seat on the board, replacing Lee E. Moore, Sr., who retired from...

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