Homeless Trust Funds Fact Sheet

Network County Homeless Trust Fund Report
8 Counties Collected Over $1.2 Million in 2011

Network Releases Report on County Homeless Trust FundsThe Housing and Community Development Network of New Jersey (the Network) has released a County-Based Homeless Trust Funds Fact Sheet.

Eight counties collected over $1,247,000 million combined in 2011:

  • Bergen: $287,000
  • Camden: $59,000
  • Hudson: $126,000
  • Mercer: $57,000
  • Middlesex: $246,000
  • Passaic: $217,000
  • Somerset: $117,000
  • Union: $138,000

The Fact Sheet highlights:

  1. Funding,
  2. Uses,
  3. Requirements for project approval,
  4. Time to use funds collected, and
  5. Implementation.

Monarch Housing was actively involved with the Network and other partners in securing passage and in establishing the Homeless Trust Fund.

Click here to contact Arnold Cohen at HCDNNJ and Richard W. Brown at Monarch Housing for more information or for help in drafting your plan/ordinance.

Click here for the fact sheet.

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