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Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston offers training on June 1

You are invited to join the Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston for an AHP training session on Wednesday, June 1 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Warwick, 801 Greenwich Avenue in Warwick, Rhode Island.

A special morning session (9:00- 10:30) will be held for the bank's financial partners, which includes commercial and community banks, credit unions, insurance companies and other members of the Bank. Developers, community partners and members of the Bank are invited to join the group in the afternoon (11:00- 2:30) for a general AHP training.

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Rhode Island Housing: Public Hearing 07/24

PUBLIC HEARING

Rhode Island Housing intends to adopt the 2018-2019 Qualified Allocation Plan for Housing Tax Credits (the "Qualified Allocation Plan"). The Qualified Allocation Plan is designed to establish criteria for the allocation of Housing Tax Credits in Rhode Island. A draft of the Qualified Allocation Plan is available for public inspection on our website at www.rhodeislandhousing.org.

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RIH: Annual Action Plan Public Hearing TODAY, 07/11

PUBLIC NOTICE/PUBLIC HEARING

STATE OF RHODE ISLAND

2017 ANNUAL ACTION PLAN

The Annual Action Plan is a document that outlines the proposed use of federal funds for the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG), HOME, Housing Trust Fund (HTF) and Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) programs, for the program year July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018.

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FHLBB: Register for AHP Application training - RI Training CANCELLED!

Federal Home Loan Bank of Boston has approximately $16.5 million available as grants and interest-rate subsidy to support the production and preservation of affordable housing initiatives.

The Affordable Housing Program application round opens on July 17. The round closes on September 6.

The trainings offer valuable information to help developers and sponsors with their funding applications.

We also have webinars focused on our member financial institutions’ role in the AHP.

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Providence Journal: $11.2M housing project in Pawtucket a cause to celebrate

By Christine Dunn

Journal Staff Writer

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — By the end of July, it will be an active construction site. But on Saturday afternoon, the corner of East and Branch streets was the scene of a neighborhood block party organized by Pawtucket Central Falls Development.

Balloons, face painting and games for children were all part of the fun, along with music and food. About 100 people attended the event.

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The 2017 I'M HOME Conference: Save the Date!

Save the Date: 2017 I'M HOME Conference

October 2-4, 2017 | Providence, RI

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Mark your calendars: the 2017 I'M HOME Conference will take place October 2-4 at the Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, RI!

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Pro Bono Collaborative: Volunteer to Help Immigrant Families Complete Family Preparedness Plans

Training for New Volunteers and Pro Bono Attorneys

Thursday, May 4

3:30-5:30 pm

Calcutt Middle School

112 Washington Street

Central Falls, RI

Learn how to help immigrant families, with minor children, plan for the possibility of detention or deportation. After the training, volunteers can sign up to help at events in the community.

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RICH: Please Join Us at the State House on May 10th!

Join Us at the State House for 2017 "Power of Community" Advocacy Day

Wednesday, May 10th

3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

2nd floor at the State House

82 Smith Street * Providence

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Mark Your Calendars: Save the Date for the 2017 Housing Fact Book Luncheon!

The 2017 Housing Fact Book marks the 13th edition of this annual publication and will take a deeper dive into Rhode Island communities through the introduction of regional data. With the addition of regional data, HousingWorks RI plans to provide a wider overview to Rhode Island residents of the state’s 39 cities and towns through analyzing the overall impact of encompassing communities.

Date: Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Time: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Location: Rhode Island Convention Center, Providence

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2017 I'M HOME Conference - Providence

For the past 13 years, I’M HOME has convened a range of stakeholders interested in applying manufactured housing solutions to affordable housing challenges. Our annual conference brings together affordable housing developers, lenders, policymakers, industry experts, homeowners, community organizers and more. This year, we are gearing up for our best conference yet, at the Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, Rhode Island.

We look forward to the opportunity to network, learn and share best practices with you in October!

This website is under construction. Come back in May to register and learn more!

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