Alliance Housing Inc.

Mission Statement

Alliance’s work makes it possible for individuals and families to create homes for themselves, regardless of income and background by developing and managing housing that is: • inclusive, • affordable, • relational, and • flexible. In addition, Alliance housing challenges the environment that limits our residents’ opportunities.

Impact and Programs

Accomplishments Secured commitments of $2.6 million towards Minnehaha Commons - studio apartments for elderly adults who have experienced homelessness and other barriers to housing. Documented increases in wages and income for participants of the Northside Supportive Housing Program: $3.90 Increase or 41% for those in the 3rd year cohort and $7.91 or 75% for those in the 4th year cohort. Engaged board members and tenants in support of Homes 4 All policy initiatives including the passage of $55 million of housing infrastructure bonding authority. Property management operations allowed 141 single adults and 89 families the opportunity to create homes for themselves, regardless of housing and criminal history. Exceeded fundraising goals, managed expenses and ended year with $128,000 surplus revenue. Part of funds will be allocated to support future capital replacement reserves.
Current Goals 1. Focus on our core strengths of relational property management that gives everyone a 2nd chance and partner with other organizations to provide outcome and evidence based practices for supportive and other services to assure best results for our tenants. 2. Maintain Alliance’s properties so they are an asset to our tenants and neighbors. 3. Articulate and move forward on developing properties that meet the need of adults and families most often screened out of housing and align with Alliance’s strengths. 4. Advance a policy agenda that builds an understanding of strategies that will increase the well-being of our tenants and increases support for affordable housing. Support tenant leadership on these issues at the grass-roots and legislative arenas.
Community or Constituency Served Very low income tenants including those with barriers to accessing housing (criminal history, poor or no credit, one or more unlawful detainers).
Geographic Area Served Minneapolis

Reports & Finances

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Organization Last Reviewed on 03/02/2018

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MINNEAPOLIS, Minnesota 55404-3315
Phone: 6128702267

General Information

Alternative Name: Alliance Housing
EIN: 41-1717910
Principal Staff: Barbara Jeanetta
Number of Full-Time Equivalents (FTE): 5.95
Number of Volunteers: 24
Number of Clients: 220
Ruling Year: 1992


Board Chair: Ben Olk III
Number of Board Members: 14
Board Meetings with Quorum: 12
Average Member Attendance: 10

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