Every day, thousands of Minnesota families are homeless or making dangerous sacrifices to simply pay their rent or mortgage. On May 8, join #Homes4AllMN at the State Capitol to raise OUR voices for OUR homes.

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As part of the National Housing Week of Action, sponsored by the National Low Income Housing Coalition, #HomesforAllMN will host a rally and open mic in the Capitol Rotunda for Minnesotans to share their housing stories and make our case for urgent investments in home and community — including $140 million in #Bonds4Housing. After the rally portion of the event, join us to speed lobby our legislators.

Would your organization like join #Homes4AllMN as a co-host for this rally? If so, please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.with your organization's Facebook handle so that we can indicate you’re a co-host on the rally’s Facebook event.

In addition, this event seeks to center the voices of directly impacted communities. As much as possible, #Homes4AllMN would love to hear from tenants and residents interested in sharing their lived experience. As is feasible, we’d greatly appreciate it if you’d extend invitations to individuals you think may be interested in speaking out. Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. if you’re able to speak or bring speakers to the event. Thank you!  

Again, here are the details:

What: Our Homes, Our Voices Bonding Rally

Why:

  • Lift up the bonding bill and affordable housing for lawmakers and the community
  • Make clear, from personal storytelling, the real impact housing has on people’s lives — and the urgency of the issue
  • Connect with the wider movement nationwide to increase resources for affordable housing

Date: May 8, 2018

Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm; Rally and open mic at 1:30pm with speed lobbying starting at 2:15pm; CANCELLED due to forecast: After party from 4:00pm - 6:00pm with Saint Paul Promise Neighborhood

Where: Minnesota State Capitol Rotunda, 75 Rev Dr Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard., St Paul, MN 55155

 

Who We Are

Homes for All is a statewide coalition that advances shared policy initiatives that lead to housing stability for all Minnesotans. Homes for All supports statewide investment across Minnesota's Housing Continuum.