“Where People Live Matters.” Housing Funders Seek Systemic Change as Crises Mount
The Melville Trust is featured in this Inside Philanthropy article about philanthropy’s role in addressing homelessness, the lack of affordable housing and the looming eviction crisis.
The Melville Charitable Trust is the largest foundation in the U.S. exclusively devoted to. We invest in proven, lasting, and cost-effective solutions that enable people who have experienced homelessness to . About
Housing is key to preventing and ending homelessness. We support efforts to increase the supply of deeply affordable rental housing, expand rental subsidies, and improve access to housing for people who have a history of homelessness.
Health & Support
Staying housed involves more than just paying rent. We support efforts that connect people to the supports they need—financial, medical, legal—that keep them healthy and housed.
Our commitment to bring jobs, investment, and opportunity to Hartford’s Frog Hollow neighborhood.View
A pilot to increase the income of families transitioning out of homelessness by connecting them to the resources they need to get and keep good jobs.View
A national network of funders who are committed to solving homelessness.View
A philanthropic collaborative committed to bettering life outcomes for the millions of Americans that lack stable housing by addressing housing affordability.View