Aboubacar "Asn" Ndiaye

San Jose gets to work on its Anti-Displacement Strategy

The San Jose Challenge Grant team shares the work they've been doing this year, including engaging the community on three priorities related to the city's Anti-Displacement Strategy, and next steps.

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Evita Chávez

The Partnership for the Bay’s Future Launches Breakthrough Grants Program

Bay Area communities pursuing ambitious, comprehensive housing preservation and production solutions encouraged to apply.

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Written by Adam Brinklow, the Frisc

San Francisco Was Shaped by Racist Housing Laws. Will a Fix Be Racist Too?

While several cities pursue sweeping changes to fix racial housing policies, SF has a more modest proposal. Some still say it could do further harm to communities it’s meant to help.

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Kinship in Housing – the Story of Friendship

Reflective of its name, the story of how the Friendship Senior Housing project came together is truly a story of kinship.

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San José Spotlight

San Jose explores policy allowing nonprofits to purchase affordable housing 

The City of San Jose is exploring a Community Opportunity to Purchase Act (COPA), which is part of San Jose’s citywide anti-displacement strategy and one of its Challenge Grant priorities. 

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Palo Alto Online

News: Palo Alto explores new policies to help tenants

The City of Palo Alto explores a renter protection package that works to improve access for renters that was developed in collaboration with Challenge Grant partners.

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