The Center for Community Change (CCC), recently published a post – New Jersey Counties Demonstrate Effective Use of Homeless Trust Funds.
Homeless Trust Funds
The Somerset County Board of Freeholders unanimously reauthorized its Homeless Trust Fund, which has has accrued $511,51, to date on March 11, 2014.
In Mercer County, they have competitively contracted for $370,000 of Homeless Trust Fund Dollars with contracts starting on November 1, 2013.
The 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.