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Melville Trust Response to the US Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) Strategic Plan

by | October 27, 2020

The US Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) recently released a new strategic plan to end homelessness called Expanding the Toolbox: The Whole-of-Government Response to Homelessness. Unfortunately, it is not a plan. Instead, it is an expansive list of recommendations that ignores the root causes of homelessness and disregards 30 years of evidence about what works. […]

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Out of Reach 2018

by | June 13, 2018

Out of Reach documents the gap between renters’ wages and the cost of rental housing in the United States.

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Why WIOA (Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act) Matters to All of Us Working to End Homelessness.

by | May 3, 2016

An overview of the new Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act and how it can help in the effort to end homelessness.

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Why We Are In The Car Repair Business

by | November 5, 2015

Learn more about our Employment and Educational Opportunity Fund.

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Donors Collaborate to End Homelessness in Connecticut

Our Secure Jobs pilot program is featured as an example of a funder collaborative with a clear mission.

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Secure Jobs = Secure Homes

by | December 19, 2014

Announcing the launch of our pilot initiative to increase the income of families transitioning out of homelessness by connecting them to the resources they need to get and keep good jobs.

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