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We are CANCELING our full group Homes for All meeting that was scheduled for this Thursday, May 20. Please stay tuned for an update email from the Homes for All co-chairs soon. Homes for All Full Group Meeting CANCELED for this month

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On May 13, 2021 the Homes for All Coalition Co-Chairs, Pastor Sue Koesterman & Chad Adams sent a letter requesting federal funding coming to Minnesota from the federal American Rescue Plan (ARP), be utilized for significant investments in the affordable housing continuum.

"The COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the lives of so many Minnesotans, the Homes for All Coalition is grateful for your commitment to helping households find or maintain safe, stable and accessible housing throughout this past year through eviction...

Join Homes for All as we host a Twitterstorm to urge lawmakers to prioritze housing and homelessness issues through the end of session (5/17)

WHAT IS A TWITTERSTORM?

A Twitterstorm is simply a short period of time during which advocates join together to send a high volume of tweets on a specific topic. We will prepare sample tweets for you (found below) and you can copy and paste them throughout the hour, or schedule your tweets in advance. You...

With the legislative session entering its final month, omnibus bills are coming fast and furious. An omnibus bill packages several smaller bills into one bill; it can include appropriations and policy items. Check out what we know about what is in these bills so far.

House

HHS Committees:

  • Emergency services Program

    • Moves ESP from a base budget of 844k/year to 9m/year

  • Shelter Capital

    • Adds 2.5m/year until 2026 of shelter capital for increasing and maintaining the supply...

Please mark your calendars and join us for a virtual rally with Homes for All. "Homes for All Virtual Rally: Response, Recovery, Resilience” will take place on Zoom on May 5th, 2021 from 10:00 - 11:30am. Find the details and registration links here:

  • H4A Facebook Event here
  • Register on our Eventbrite page here

Hear from folks with lived experience of housing instability, participate in a call to action, and get an update on our legislative work. Even before the COVID-19 pandemic, half a million...

The latest from Twitter

Kyle D. Berndt MrBerndt Kyle D. Berndt

RT @Homes4AllMN: STATEMENT: Homes for All on the combined Housing Omnibus bill "It is critical that we have open conversations about how t…

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Margaret Kaplan margaretkaplan Margaret Kaplan

RT @HOME_Line: Hey #mnleg, do you need the details on why evictions are bad, and particularly so in MN? No worries, we've got it for you..…

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abolish the police AndiCh abolish the police

RT @HOME_Line: Eviction actions in MN are at an all-time high—often over 100/day. The Legislature must negotiate a major investment in emer…

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HOME Line (a tenant advocacy organization in MN) HOME_Line HOME Line (a tenant advocacy organization in MN)

A Home Is a Good Thing: An Argument for Changing the Eviction Process https://t.co/kHHS1Yf0xZ There is plenty more… https://t.co/VqXoSDm3Ie

1 day, 15 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite
HOME Line (a tenant advocacy organization in MN) HOME_Line HOME Line (a tenant advocacy organization in MN)

The Illusion of Choice: Evictions and Profit in North Minneapolis https://t.co/2ldFX2pCwB Not with Strong Hands, n… https://t.co/VYQhfetvn2

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HOME Line (a tenant advocacy organization in MN) HOME_Line HOME Line (a tenant advocacy organization in MN)

Hey #mnleg, do you need the details on why evictions are bad, and particularly so in MN? No worries, we've got it… https://t.co/hUqDDCMM8I

1 day, 15 hours ago Reply Retweet Favorite

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.