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21st Century Essential Guide to HUD Programs and Housing Grants – Volume One, Community Development, SuperNOFA, Loans, Aid, Applications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,450. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home buying
Programs from the HUD (Dept. of Housing and Urban Development) with extensive information on housing grants and programs: * User’s Guide to HUD Grants and SuperNOFA * Assisted Living programs * Guide to Environmentally Safe Sites * America’s Affordable Communities Initiative * Grant Application Package Procedures * Five Critical Steps in Registering to Apply for Grants, much more.
21st Century Essential Guide to HUD Programs and Housing Grants – Volume Two, Major Programs, Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) and Disabled (Section 811), Homeless Assistance, Applications
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,780. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social services
Federal documents on HUD programs and housing grants - provides extensive information on housing grants and programs: * Housing for the Elderly (Section 202) Section 202 Supportive Housing for the Elderly Program for very low-income persons 62 years of age or older. Homeless Assistance Continuum of Care (CoC) to assist homeless persons to move to permanent housing; plus much more.
2011 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Report: Reforming America's Housing Finance Market and Fixing the Mortgage Market, Winding Down the GSEs
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
On February 11, 2011, the Obama Administration delivered a report to Congress that provides a path forward for reforming America’s housing finance market. The Administration’s plan will wind down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and shrink the government's current footprint in housing finance on a responsible timeline.
Becoming What We Can Be: Stories of Community Development in Washington, DC
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,340. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Non-profit business
This book chronicles stories of community development in Washington, DC. It gives insight into a movement that dreamed big, weathered setbacks, and persevered, bringing unimagined rebirth to neighborhoods such as Columbia Heights and the H Street Corridor. A clear and compelling account, it is a must read for anyone interested in resident led movements and neighborhood revitalization.
Participatory Irrigation Management
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
In development, participation is defined as a process through which stakeholders influence and share control of development initiatives and of decisions and resources that affect them. This brief strives to answer the question: how can participation contribute to the sustainable management of irrigation and drainage systems for agriculture?
Make Light Work in Groups: 10 Tools to Transform Meetings, Companies and Communities
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,170. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational development
This book introduces ten tools to revolutionize how we work together - in teams, organizations, companies, and communities. Each of the ten tools brings a unique perspective. Together they are a comprehensive kit, allowing you to create better outcomes in all types of group situations. A handy pocket guide for leaders, managers, entrepreneurs, activists, consultants, parents, and you!
Umbeleko
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Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
Umbeleko is a Non Profit Organisation situated in Gugulethu, one of the most desperate and deprived areas in South Africa. What are Umbeleko and the people / organisations supporting it doing to make a difference in this poverty-stricken "suburb,'" opposite Cape Town International Airport and just 20 minutes from the thriving City of Cape Town? Read this Newsletter and find out.
A Practical Manual for Grassroots Organizing and Simple Approaches to Neighborhood Improvements
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
This manual is a practical guide to Grassroots Organizing, and Simple Approaches to Neighborhood Improvements. It is prepared to help citizens, governments, non-profits, sutudents, academic institutions, and community activists to build stronger and functional grassroots organizations dedicated to addressing neighborhood improvements. It also offer 8 simple steps for planning improvements.