Homes for All Blog

Homes for All MN collects and shares housing stories to to show lawmakers the challenges Minnesotans are facing when it comes to having a safe, stable and affordable home. By sharing your story, you play a key part in gaining the support and understanding of elected officials and furthering Homes for All's mission to advance housing stability for all Minnesotans. Katie's story is part of that effort. Join Katie in sharing your story, and thanks for supporting Homes for All!

For Katie...

My name is Jackie Prescott, and I'm the Executive Director at Hibbing HRA. I had the honor of speaking at the Homes for All Kickoff Event in Hibbing representing Hibbing HRA. We had a great turnout, providing us with the opportunity to educate the community on Homes for All's mission and how important it is to families throughout the State of Minnesota. We also brought to light that homelessness is not something confined to metro areas but something that happens...

The following piece, written by Community Engagement Co-chair Caitlin Magistad, is cross-posted from the Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity blog

Minnesota's legislative session starts today! With more than 580,000 Minnesota households paying more than they can afford for housing, we’re anxious to be back at the Capitol working to ensure that all Minnesotans have a safe place to call home.

Where we live impacts every aspect of our lives; the groceries we buy, where we send our children to school,...

The Homes for All Community Engagement Team has added new Regional Leads from different parts of Minnesota to bring local expertise to Homes for All's advocacy efforts, and to expand our advocacy capacity as we work to secure resources for affordable housing and supportive services. As Homes for All gears up for legislative session beginning February 20, 2018, stay tuned to our blog to learn more about each regional lead.

Join us in welcoming Janayah Bagurusi, Director of Family Supportive Housing Services at the Amherst H. Wilder Foundation,...

Ensure that lawmakers in Minnesota's political parties make safe, affordable homes for all a priority by submitting a caucus resolution. Parties vote on submitted resolutions, and if a resolution is passed, the party considers it for incorporation into their legislative platform.
 
Submitting a resolution is simple, and it's a key step in advancing Homes for All's 2018 legislative agenda and ensuring that all Minnesotans have an affordable place to call home.
 
Here's how you can take action today:
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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.