Our Roundup of Tweets from the DC is Our Home Housing for All Rally

#dcisourhome is now trending in #DC http://t.co/Xu9W3gI4lu — Trendsmap DC (@TrendsDC) February 7, 2015 This Saturday, hundreds packed the Calvary Baptist Church in a call for action to address the affordable-housing crisis in the District. Speakers touched on all the important topics we as a city need to be talking about:  homelessness, permanent supportive housing, tenant purchase, displacement, homeownership, jobs, and rental […]

Budget Season Started This Week. Here’s What You Need to Know.

Here we go again – budget season! Every year, our government has to lay out a plan for how much money it will take to meet our residents’ diverse needs—and keep the city running. It’s not just how much money, but where the money should go. Everything under the sun is in the budget, from […]

Hyacinth’s Place Statement on The Fair Budget Coalition’s FY ’16 Budget Recommendations

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 26, 2015 Hyacinth’s Place Statement on The Fair Budget Coalition’s FY ’16 Budget Recommendations The Fair Budget Coalition, a partnership of local advocates for budget and policy initiatives that address poverty and human needs in the District of Columbia, today released a report with its priorities for D.C.’s fiscal year 2016 budget. As […]