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January 26, 2021
1:00-2:00PM

How Can Local Philanthropy Quickly Facilitate New Tools for Housing Affordability

GOPC + Lincoln Institute Webinar Series

[Virtual]

Panelists will share the strategic responses of several local community foundations to COVID-19, including a multi-foundation partnership to more quickly target the neediest areas, the establishment of a rent assistance fund, a community helpline, and other community response efforts.  We will also hear about a philanthropy-driven fund to support the acquisition of Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing in Columbus, OH and how this effort is being reshaped by the pandemic.

Presenters (click name for bio & contact)

  • Jennifer Roller, President of the Raymond John Wean Foundation
  • Sue Lehman, CEO, Findley Hope House (Findley, Ohio)
  • Lark Mallory, General Counsel, Affordable Housing Trust for Columbus and Franklin County

Moderator:

  • Matthew Martin, Community Research & Grants Management Officer, The Columbus Foundation

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2021-01-26 13:00:00 2021-01-26 14:00:00 America/Detroit How Can Local Philanthropy Quickly Facilitate New Tools for Housing Affordability Panelists will share the strategic responses of several local community foundations to COVID-19, including a multi-foundation partnership to more quickly target the neediest areas, the establishment of a rent assistance fund, a community helpline, and other community response efforts.  We will also hear about a philanthropy-driven fund to support the acquisition of Naturally Occurring Affordable Housing in Columbus, OH and how this effort is being reshaped by the pandemic. Presenters (click name for bio & contact) Jennifer Roller, President of the Raymond John Wean Foundation Sue Lehman, CEO, Findley Hope House (Findley, Ohio) Lark Mallory, General Counsel, Affordable Housing Trust for Columbus and Franklin County Moderator: Matthew Martin, Community Research & Grants Management Officer, The Columbus Foundation REGISTER [Virtual]

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