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Housing Call: August 4, 2020


Around the State

General Assembly – Contact state senators about the need for emergency mortgage, rental & utility assistance

Hurricane Isaias Resources/Info: 

NC VOAD will be hosting the following calls to coordinate response efforts to Hurricane Isaias.

  • General Coordination Call
    • Wednesday, August 5th at 11:00 a.m.
    • (800) 320 – 4330 / #992589
  • Spiritual and Emotional Care Call
    • Wednesday, August 5th at 1:00 p.m.
    • (800) 320 – 4330 / #731855
  • Work Teams Coordination Call
    • Thursday, August 6th at 9:00 a.m.
    • (800) 320 – 4330 / #731855

Association of Mexicans in North Carolina (AMEXCAN) Emergency Line: (252)367-8779 

DONATION Requests:

RHA Health Services is seeking flashlights for their clients. Contact: Audrey Hart

Jil Christensen at Day One Disaster Relief is seeking donations of water and cleaning supplies in the Triangle for our neighbors to the east. She can accept pallets. Text her at (919) 360-3864 if you have offers

WFAE – More Visible Camps Make Homelessness Hard to Ignore 


Relief package update: 

President considering executive orders around a short-term extension of the eviction moratorium

House Passes FY 2021 Spending Bills, Including HUD Funding

HUD – Memorandum on Duplication of Benefits with CARES Act Resources

Justice Department announces settlement to resolve disability-based housing discrimination lawsuit


UC Berkeley, Terner Center for Housing Innovation – Estimating COVID-19’s Near-Term Impact on Renters | Terner Center

Washington Post 2020 is the Summer of Booming Home Sales – And Evictions 

Princeton University’s Eviction Lab in Housing Policy DebateInaccuracies in Eviction Records: Implications for Renters and Researchers

NCHC Interview with Yolanda Winstead, new CEO/President of DHIC

NCHC is Hiring! Organizing Director Opening

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