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Recipient of the Rep. Byron Rushing Commitment to Housing Award



The Community Builders’ mission is to build and sustain strong communities where all people can thrive. Their mission-driven businesses work with partners to develop, finance, and operate residential communities, neighborhood amenities, and opportunity programs for families, seniors, and adults with disabilities. Since 1964, the organization has advanced housing equity through award-winning affordable and mixed-income communities and their pioneering Community Life model for resident success. Today, their ownership and management portfolio includes over 14,000 apartment homes including 4,750 apartments in Massachusetts. Their award-winning permanent supportive housing projects span Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, and two collaborations in Boston with the Pine Street Inn. Anchored by offices in Boston, Chicago, Columbus, New York, and Washington D.C., The Community Builders operates across 15 states.