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:
• relational, and
In addition, Alliance housing challenges the environment that limits our residents’ opportunities.
Impact and Programs
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.
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