Housing Frederick is a nonprofit resource for the housing continuum in Frederick County that will develop partnerships to solve community challenges better served through a united effort.
Focus: Increase collaboration to support efforts that aim to re-envision the perception of affordable housing in Frederick County. Housing Frederick hopes to address large scale or universal needs by building partnerships and obtaining the capital to implement solutions that will positively affect housing challenges.
What We Offer
GOAL: Shift public perception to an increased acceptance of affordable housing by showing a united front in communication channels.
a community e-newsletter
website featuring partners and resources
GOAL: Housing Frederick will provide or encourage opportunities for all parties interested in housing to develop methods for jointly changing negatives into positives.
partners will sign a MOU with Housing Frederick
joint ventures will have: clearly designated responsibilities, deliverables and financial management
GOAL: Housing Frederick will attend local, regional and state events to gather information to be used in supporting partners and Frederick County based goals.
attend local housing-related meetings
join regional coalitions
attend conferences, briefings, etc. at state level
distribute reports to partners
include report summaries in e-newsletter
GOAL: Housing Frederick will host programs to educate public on housing continuum efforts and related topics.
sessions about affordable housing for political candidates
updating housing continuum boards
advocating with government officials
meetings with for-profit real estate/rental community
presentations to civic, social justice or church groups