From the time he was a CCRH Intern with Community Housing Opportunities Corporation (CHOC), Matt Huerta has been a trailblazer.
CCRH’s Executive Director Rob Wiener was selected by Community & Regional Development Students at UC Davis to be recognized as a 2011 Outstanding Lecturer.
The Rural Housing Summit brings together housing and planning professionals and to examine rural issues and develop a strategic action plan for the upcoming year and beyond. Participants will explore and identify opportunities to improve the living conditions of rural California families. This year’s theme is “On Stranger Tides.”
Where: Asilomar Conference Center – Pacific Grove, CA
When: October 24-25
Please join us at the Smart Valley Places Kick-Off Convention on Thursday, July 21st!
At the Kick-Off Convention you will:
- Learn about successful strategies to implement smart growth in the Valley.
- Strengthen working relationships with colleagues.
- Become inspired through a keynote speech by Michael Freedman, an expert on sustainable regionalism.
Where:Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, 2233 Ventura St., Fresno
Registration:$15, includes lunch
Time: 9:30 am – 4:00 pm*
*Coffee and Registration – 8:30 am – 9:30 am
Sep 27, 2010
California Coalition for Rural Housing (CCRH) Community Development Specialist Felicity Lyons’ work in the San Joaquin Valley has been recognized by the California Reinvestment Coalition.
Apr 9, 2010
CCRH wishes to congratulate our very own IDA Network Director, Cristina Trujillo, for receiving a 2009 Grizzly Leadership Award from the Office of the Governor’s Planning and Research Department.
Mar 3, 2010
The California Coalition for Rural Housing is pleased to announce the revised, 2nd edition of: Affordable Manufactued Housing Best Practices: Opportunities for California Affordable Housing Developers is now available for download. This guide was written for affordable housing developers, local governments, housing advocates and community groups.
Jan 25, 2010
After several years of hard work and persistence, Northern Circle Indian Housing Authority (NCIHA) has successfully established the first Native American-based CHDO in California: United Native Housing Development Corporation (UNHDC).
Jan 25, 2010
A 90-unit affordable multifamily workforce housing development in the town of Paradise in Butte took a major step forward when it was placed on the “A” list of HOME projects to be approved by the California Department of HOusing and Community Development.
Jul 1, 2009
Affordable Housing Finance Magazine has named Gabriel Torres as one of twelve national 2009 Young Leaders.
Jun 23, 2009
The Impacts of Foreclosures on Families and Communities: A Primer
G. Thomas Kingsley, Robin E. Smith, David Price
The foreclosure crisis is now having dramatic effects throughout America.
Feb 29, 2008
On February 21, 2008 CCRH organized and co-sponsored the first FREE workshop in a series brought to you by the Tribal Housing Capacity Development Project.
The Big Valley Band of Pomo Indians and the California Coalition for Rural Housing convened a one day workshop on the use of private, state and federal funding sources that can be used to meet tribal homeownership housing needs. The workshop provided an introduction for Native American tribal staff, council members, officials and other organizations that provide support for Native American. Topics included:
Feb 29, 2008