(L to R) Bob Kley, Margaret Upchurch, Monique Hickson, Congressman LoBiondo, Michelle Green, Mike Melotis and Nicole Schlett.
On July 14, 2015, over 45 New Jersey advocates traveled to Washington, DC for a very successful NJ Hill Day 2015. Hill Day teams met with Senators Booker’s and Menendez’s offices, all twelve Congressional offices and staff in Governor Christie’s DC office.
Ensuring Funding for the National Housing Trust Fund
Protecting and Increasing Funding for the Low Income Housing Tax Credit
Increasing funding for the Home Investment Partnership (HOME) Program
Increasing capacity of the Runaway and Homeless Youth Act (RHYA) programs
As a follow up to a successful NJ Hill Day, Monarch Housing will work with partners to invite New Jersey’s Senators and members of Congress to participate in site visits with they are home in New Jersey and their districts on recesses in August and throughout the fall. Click here for more information.