Author Archives: RHA

01 Apr
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Visit The New RHA COVID-19 Website Page

During these uncertain times RHA has compiled an array of important information for you. We have added a new page to our website for resources about COVID-19 for our RHA residents, our strategic partners and the community. You will find information ...

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19 Mar
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MARCH 20TH UPDATE FROM LAURA SNYDER, RHA CEO

A MESSAGE FROM LAURA SNYDER, RHA CEO “INFORMATION UPDATE” March 20, 2020 In response to the evolving global Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we’re taking additional action steps based on recommendations from our local, state, and federal health officials. Beginning the Business ...

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17 Mar
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A MESSAGE FROM LAURA SNYDER, RHA CEO

A MESSAGE FROM LAURA SNYDER, RHA CEO & MONIQUE JONES, RHA HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER March 17, 2020 Over the last few weeks, we’ve been working with many community partners and other HR departments around our community who, like you, are ...

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10 Mar
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Memo From The CEO: COVID-19/Coronavirus

Memo From The CEO: COVID-19/Coronavirus Over the past few weeks, we’ve all seen the Coronavirus gain increasing attention in the media, from government officials, and across our country. As this has unfolded, we have been monitoring the situation closely and ...

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17 Feb
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DUCKWORTH, DURBIN $16 MILLION TO SUPPORT PUBLIC HOUSING

[WASHINGTON, D.C.] – U.S. Senators Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) and Dick Durbin (D-IL) today announced $16,585,075 in federal funding to public housing authorities throughout Northwest Illinois for development, financing and modernization of public housing properties. This funding was allocated though the ...

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27 Jan
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The Family Peace Center

On January 23rd, 2020, Beth Edge, a domestic violence survivor, spoke of The Family Peace Center, where individuals living with domestic violence can take their children and themselves to a safe place. Edge was joined by the mayor of Rockford, ...

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24 Jan
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The Rockford Annual Chamber of Commerce Dinner

The Rockford Annual Chamber of Commerce Dinner: The RHA Leadership Team members, including Laura Snyder CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority, Odessa Walker Director of Human Services, and Laura Martinez, Family Self Sufficient Specialist attended the annual event. The keynote ...

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24 Jan
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The Poverty Connection

“THE POVERTY CONNECTION” JANUARY 2020 IS NATIONAL POVERTY AWARENESS MONTH “National Poverty Awareness Month represents an opportunity to connect people to the 40+ million Americans living in poverty and the 18 million living in persistent poverty.” UNDERSTANDING POVERTY AS A ...

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17 Jan
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Future uncertain for Rockford’s Brewington Oaks public housing towers

Future uncertain for Rockford’s Brewington Oaks public housing towers By Ken DeCoster Staff writer Posted Jan 16, 2020 at 4:18 PM Updated at 8:20 AM Rockford Housing Authority still has no timetable for demolition ROCKFORD — More than a year ...

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15 Jan
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Congratulations to Laura Snyder, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority

Congratulations to Laura Snyder, CEO of the Rockford Housing Authority who attended and received the PHADA Management Certification from the PHADA Rutgers Executive Director Education Program 2020. The conference included three days of engaging education sessions and ample networking opportunities. ...

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