Budget Outlook for Affordable Housing Critical as Households are Struggling to Make Ends Meet, We Can’t Afford Cuts to Housing Funding
On Monday, December 3, 2018 at 3:00 p.m., join a webinar on “Budget Outlook for Affordable Housing and Community Development Programs.” The National Low Income Housing Coalition (NLIHC) and other leaders of the Campaign for Housing and Community Development Funding (CHCDF) invite you to join advocates from across the country to learn about the status and outlook for FY19 and FY20 funding for affordable housing and community development programs.
Click here to register for the webinar today.
Panelists on the webinar will discuss how advocates can effectively communicate with policymakers and the public about the need for increased federal investments in proven affordable housing and community development programs.
Elayne Weiss, NLIHC senior policy analyst, will moderate the event.
- Doug Rice, Senior Policy Analyst, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP)
- Linda Couch, Vice President of Housing Policy, LeadingAge
- Joey Lindstrom, Manager for Field Organizing, NLIHC
The timing and content of this webinar is very timely. With more households struggling to make ends meet, we cannot afford funding cuts to the very programs that sustain our communities and help families thrive.
The Campaign for Housing and Community Development works to ensure maximum federal resources for housing and community development. It believes that further deficit reduction efforts should be balanced between a mix of revenues and funding NLIHC is dedicated solely to achieving socially just public policy that assures people with the lowest incomes in the United States have affordable and decent homes.
CBPP is a nonpartisan research and policy institute. It pursues federal and state policies designed both to reduce poverty and inequality and to restore fiscal responsibility in equitable and effective ways. It applies its deep expertise in budget and tax issues and in programs and policies that help low-income people, in order to help inform debates and achieve better policy outcomes.
Leading Age is the trusted voice for aging with the vision of an America freed from ageism. It works with the values of Courage, Community, Catalyst, and Stewardship.