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METROPOLITAN HOUSING ALLIANCE RECEIVES HOMELESS SERVICES GRANT

Little Rock, ARDecember 20, 2016 — The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced today the Metropolitan Housing Alliance (MHA) has been awarded a $228,107 Jericho grant to provide homelessness services. The Jericho grant is a part of HUD’s Continuum of Care program to serve the homeless population in Little Rock and Pulaski County. The MHA will utilize the funds to support clients receiving services at Will’s House.  Additionally, the money can be used to cover costs of supportive services for other qualified homeless clients.

Please contact Jeannie Owens at jowens@mhapha.org if you have additional questions.

MHA develops, owns and operates quality affordable and accessible housing that provides assistance to citizens of Little Rock, Arkansas utilizing various federal, state and local programs. Currently, MHA owns 902 public housing units, 200 affordable housing units, 158 market-rate units, administers 2083 Housing Choice Vouchers and operates two homeownership programs.

Fiscal Year 2016 Continuum of Care Competition Homeless Assistance Award Report (Arkansas CoC Grants)

https://www.hudexchange.info/onecpd/assets/File/2016-arkansas-coc-grants.pdf

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