MHSA Featured in Spare Change News Article for being a Finalist for 2018 Drucker Prize

PFS Tenant, Peter, standing outside his new home   Last week Spare Change News, the nation’s oldest street newspaper covering issues of inequality, homelessness, culture and resistance interviewed MHSA’s President and Executive Director, Joe Fin, on the significance on MHSA’s PFS program selected as one of ten finalists for the Drucker Prize. Click here to…

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THE CORNERSTONE: Summer 2018

MHSA has released the Summer 2018 edition of The Cornerstone!    Inside this edition: MHSA wins 2018 Hearst Prize for Excellence in Population Health Message from Joe Finn, MHSA’s President & Executive Director MHSA’s 15th Annual Home for Good: Solutions Start Here raises more than $130,000 Homes for Hope: A Documentary Project by Mike Spencer Photography…

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“The Massachusetts PFS Story: Social Innovation Financing as a Catalyst for Change?”

The Journal of Affordable Housing and Community Development Law’s latest edition features an article by Joe Finn, MHSA President & Executive Director, Singumbe Muyeba, PhD, and Thomas Brigham, Director of Massachusetts Alliance for Supportive Housing. The article, “The Massachusetts PFS Story: Social Innovation Financing as a Catalyst for Change?”, explains Pay for Success (PFS) as a new way…

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House Ways & Means Chairman Jeffrey Sánchez to be honored by MHSA on December 11 at 2018 Annual Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 7, 2018 For more information, contact: Meg Hoffman, 617-367-6447 x18 mhoffman@mhsa.net HOUSE WAYS & MEANS CHAIRMAN JEFFREY SÁNCHEZ TO BE HONORED FOR DEDICATION TO HOUSING SOLUTIONS Chairman Sánchez will receive the “Canon Brian S. Kelley Public Servant Award” at the 2018 Massachusetts Housing & Shelter Alliance Annual Meeting on December 11…

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Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) awards $4.9 million to the City of Boston through the Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program (YHDP)

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has awarded $43 million to 11 communities through its Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program. Congratulations to Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the City of Boston for being one of the selected communities. To learn more, read the Boston Globe’s coverage of the award announcement or visit HUD’s…

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15th Annual Home for Good: Solutions Start Here raises more than $130,000

On May 17, more than 200 supporters and friends gathered at the Hyatt Regency Boston to celebrate MHSA’s 15th Annual Home for Good: Solutions Start Here. Over $130,000 was raised at the event, which will support MHSA’s program development and help further its mission of ending homelessness in Massachusetts through advocacy, collaboration, education and innovation.…

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