Author Archives: RHA

02 Mar
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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
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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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19 Feb
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Rockford Housing Authority Announces Redesigned Website Launch

Rockford February 19, 2016 – Rockford Housing Authority is pleased to announce that it has launched its new, fully redesigned website, rockfordha.org. The new site has been built in response to the changing of internet usage and capabilities. It features ...

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17 Feb
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First Annual Father & Daughter Dance

The First Annual Father & Daughter Dance was held on February 6th at the Fairgrounds Community Center. The event was a great success for the families in the Fairgrounds community. The Rockford Register Star was on scene and they have ...

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17 Feb
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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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08 Feb
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Is civility dead?

Ron Clewer: Is civility dead? As posted on Rockford Advocate Monday, Feb 08, 2016   By Ron Clewer CEO, Rockford Housing Authority As is the case when I come across things that make me shake my head, I had to ...

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08 Feb
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Rockford Housing Authority exploring industrial laundry startup

Rockford Housing Authority exploring industrial laundry startup   RRSTAR  By Brian Leaf Staff writer Posted Feb. 6, 2016 at 8:00 AM   ROCKFORD — Rockford Housing Authority is exploring a west side industrial laundry that could provide jobs, and perhaps ...

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05 Feb
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The RHA is pleased to announce that Amanda Hamaker will be joining our executive team

The Rockford Housing Authority is pleased to announce that Amanda Hamaker will be joining our executive team as of February 16, 2016. Hamaker will assume a new role, that of Chief Operating Officer, responsible for the financial and operational success ...

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01 Feb
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Public input sought in Rockford public housing revamp

A massive revamping of public housing units in the city is coming over the next several years, and Rockford Housing Authority is looking for community guidance. RHA Executive Director Ron Clewer says he looking for help from people willing to ...

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20 Jan
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January 2016 Annual Meeting Agenda

Thursday, January 28, 2016 Meeting Date: Thursday, January 28, 2016  5:00 p.m. Place: Central Office 223 S. Winnebago Street, Rockford, IL I.  ROLL CALL II. NEW BUSINESS a. Nomination and election of officers III. ADJOURN Download PDF

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