To ensure adequate and dedicated funding for affordable housing and homeless services; build and lead a regional movement for solutions to the Portland metro housing crisis; and engage, train and empower leadership among community members to advocate for inclusive housing policies.
Bottom line for Portland
The Welcome Home Coalition’s Yes for Affordable Housing passed Portland’s first affordable housing bond, helping to create 1,300 affordable housing units in the next several years.
"I was recently diagnosed with a pulmonary embolism…. Both of our jobs just aren't enough to take care of rent and health care. If it weren't for our affordable apartment, I don't know where we would be living, or if I would even be able to get treatment." —Brandi, River Glen Apartments resident
How far does a $10 donation go with your organization?
$10 will provide stipends to impacted community members to engage in advocacy and organizing efforts.
How far does a $50 donation go with your organization?
$50 will provide critical support in engaging policy makers, coalition members and volunteers on campaigns.