Homes for All Blog

It’s been four months since the Minnesota Legislature adjourned without passing a bonding bill. Lawmakers are about to convene their fourth special session. We can’t wait any longer. Demand legislative action on bonding! 

This September lawmakers are negotiating bonding targets, and it’s likely the state's last chance to prioritize housing before cold weather sets in. Shovel-ready projects providing life-saving housing to people without shelter are ready to break ground, but without a bonding bill, many of these projects will be scrapped....

The Advisory Board of the Homes for All coalition oversees the strategy, priorities and goals of the group. The Advisory Board works closely with the Coordinating Team to understand the ongoing work, focus, and effectiveness of the coalition and support the work of the Coordinating Team by:

  • Determining any strategic issue(s) the coalition will pursue
  • Reviewing the proposed legislative agenda of the coalition
  • Leveraging members' knowledge, relationships, expertise, and power

The Advisory Board meets at least six times...

#Bonds4Housing Twitterstorm 7/7/2020

Advocates, it's time for another Twitterstorm! Unfortunately, the Legislature adjourned the special session in June without advancing important housing bills. Right now, lawmakers are negotiating bonding targets for the next special session in July. A Twitterstorm is a great way for us to take action and build momentum for Homes for All during a special session, even with the physical restrictions of the COVID-19 pandemic. Let's make sure housing is part of the bonding bill. 

WHAT IS A...

Unfortunately, the Legislature adjourned the special session without advancing important housing bills. Right now, lawmakers are negotiating bonding targets for the next special session in July.

We need all housing advocates, including you, to send legislators a message to get the job done NOW and pass bills to support housing for Minnesotans. 

Please click here and send an email to legislators with your support now.

We need our lawmakers to take legislative action before more people lose their...

Our lawmakers are hard at work right now for the Special Session, and we need to elevate housing until the end. Our goal for this action alert is for each advocate to customize their email explaining why housing is important to you and your community.

If you are able to customize your message, please do so at the very beginning of the email. For ideas and inspiration on what to write, you can watch this video of highlights from our...

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.