Katie Ferrick, Ahmad Thomas join Housing Trust’s Board of Directors

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Katie Ferrick, Ahmad Thomas join Housing Trust’s Board of Directors

Katie Ferrick, Ahmad Thomas join Housing Trust’s Board of Directors

Housing Trust is proud to announce LinkedIn’s Katie Ferrick and Silicon Valley Leadership Group’s Ahmad Thomas have joined our Board of Directors. Katie Ferrick is the Senior Director of Community Development, Sustainability, and Workplace Programs at LinkedIn. In 2019, she was named Housing Champion by Housing Trust Silicon Valley for her work in bringing LinkedIn…

Hilda Hispanic heritage month 2021

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Representation & Leadership: Coffee and Chat w/ Hilda Ramirez

Hilda Hispanic heritage month 2021

We just had another one of our ‘Representation and Leadership’ coffee & chat meetings. It’s a regularly scheduled event we have as part of our ongoing diversity, equity and inclusion work and just a good chance for our still-mostly-virtual teams to get together over Zoom. This time we met with Hilda Ramirez, CEO of Keller…

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We’re Hiring! Chief Development & Communications Officer

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Housing Trust Silicon Valley has always been a place where public and private resources come together in creative ways to support housing opportunities for all our neighbors – from those experiencing homelessness to renters to first-time homebuyers. To date, we have invested over $335 million to create more than 20,105 homes in the greater Bay…

Path Groundbreaking

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Breaking Ground with PATH in San Jose

Path Groundbreaking

This morning we got to see our friends from PATH and attend the groundbreaking celebration of Villas at Fourth Street in San Jose – a project that will bring 93 affordable homes for chronically homeless seniors age 55 and above. Two key collaborations brought us to today: Google, which first invested in our TECH Fund…

Chestnut Square ribbon cutting 8.20.21

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A Grand Opening for MidPen’s Chestnut Square in Livermore

Chestnut Square ribbon cutting 8.20.21

In 2017, Housing Trust provided a $2 million pre-development loan to MidPen for Chestnut Square, an affordable housing development in Livermore. Friday, August 20, 2021 was the grand opening – and our own Noni Ramos was among the speakers, along with Mayor Bob Woerner of Livermore, County Supervisor David Haubert, MidPen’s Matt Franklin, and others….

Lupita with Housing Trust Sign

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Welcome Lupita – Housing Trust’s First Human Resources Director

Lupita with Housing Trust Sign

Some big news just happened internally: Housing Trust, which has been growing quite a bit in recent years – we only had a staff of three about twelve years ago – just hired our very first Human Resources Director! Please meet Lupita Medina, who has years of experience and leadership in building HR infrastructure, strategic…

Staff online meeting

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Come Work With Us – We’re Hiring!

Staff online meeting

At Housing Trust Silicon Valley, we believe our employees are the greatest asset in supporting our quest to create affordable housing opportunities. Join us!  We offer competitive salaries, generous vacation and sick time, paid year end shutdown and short workdays on Summer Fun Fridays – in addition to medical and retirement benefits. If a career at…

Housing Trust Logo

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Housing Trust Awarded $1.8 million from U.S. Treasury for COVID-19 Relief

Housing Trust Logo

Today Housing Trust Silicon Valley is proud to announce we are among 863 community development financial institutions (CDFIs) in the U.S. to be awarded funds from the Treasury’s CDFI Rapid Response Program. Our organization secured $1.8 million, which will enable Housing Trust to continue to support affordable housing developments in the greater Bay Area as…

Empower Collage

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For All Neighbors: A Short Update on Empower Homebuyers SCC

Empower Collage

Since Housing Trust started diversity, equity and inclusion work a few years ago, we’ve been trying to do more outward facing efforts for the communities we serve, such as creating fliers in multiple languages for our homeownership/down payment assistance programs, Empower Homebuyers SCC and H.E.L.P. We are proud to take another small step in our…