Philadelphia's poorest face impossible odds for housing

10/29/2013 | Philadelphia City Paper

Tens of thousands of Philadelphia residents are on waiting lists for affordable housing, Section 8 vouchers and subsidized housing, and untold more are in need -- but with more than 100,000 people waiting and only a few hundred units coming available in any given year, two of those lists have been closed. "The need for affordable housing in Philadelphia is frankly incredible, and PHA does not have the necessary resources to meet that need by itself," said Kelvin Jeremiah, CEO of the Philadelphia Housing Authority.

View Full Article in:

Philadelphia City Paper

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Government & Nonprofit

Job Title Company Location
Staff Attorney/Transgender Rights Project Staff Attorney
LAMBDA LEGAL
New York City, NY
Director of Community Engagement
Pride Foundation
Seattle, WA
Director of Communications
Equality Federation
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Global Quality Assurance Engineer, Software #514021
LORD Corporation
Cary, NC
Sr. Certification Engineer #514049
LORD Corporation
Cary, NC