Author Archives: RHA

11 Mar
0

March Board Meeting Memorandum

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11 Mar
0

I Am Rockford, Understanding Challenges

Understanding Challenges At first sight, Barb Chidley, is a “typical” middle class white woman. She owns as she put it, “a large house.” And, she lives on the East Side. A High School English Teacher at Auburn High School who ...

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08 Mar
0

Technical Assistance Scholarship Program (TASP)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Baltimore, Maryland; High Point, North Carolina; and Rockford, Illinois, are the latest recipients of the Center for Community Progress’ Technical Assistance Scholarship Program (TASP). Through TASP, the Center for Community Progress (Community Progress), a national nonprofit, will ...

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07 Mar
0

I Am Rockford Intro

What is I Am Rockford? Rockford Housing Authority will be sharing the stories and lives of community members that exemplify the I Am Rockford movement over the next few weeks. These will share the first five stories of community members ...

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02 Mar
0

Rockford, first city in nation to effectively end veteran homelessness

The city has been recognized by the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness for completing First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness. Rockford is just one of 75 cities participating in the Zero: 2016 program. “We started by ...

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02 Mar
0

Rockford, first city in nation to effectively end veteran homelessness

The city has been recognized by the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness for completing First Lady Michelle Obama’s Mayors Challenge to End Veteran Homelessness. Rockford is just one of 75 cities participating in the Zero: 2016 program. “We started by ...

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24 Feb
0

Kjellstrom Women’s Scholarship Initiative Still Available

Looking for a way to go back to school? The Kjellstrom Women’s Scholarship Initiative is still available. The deadline is 5:00 p.m. on March 1st. Click this link: http://ow.ly/d/4qsv,  to download the actual PDF.   To apply, visit http://www.cfnil.org/scholarships and follow the ...

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17 Feb
0

February Board Meeting Notice

The February Board Meeting has been moved to Wednesday, March 9 at 5:00 pm. Click here to view PDF

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14 Dec
0

New Towne vote puts Rockford aldermen in fair housing dilemma

New Towne vote puts Rockford aldermen in fair housing dilemma … a 210-unit Rockford Housing Authority development on Rockford’s west side. Rockford Register Star- Click here to see full story.

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10 Nov
2

November 11, 2015 Veterans Day

November 10, 2015 Currently, the number of homeless male and female Vietnam-era Veterans is greater than the number of service persons who died during that war Veterans Day is at once a somber reminder and a celebratory occasion. It is ...

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