2020 Virtual Benefit
Nazareth Housing is a community-based nonprofit promoting housing stability and economic mobility among vulnerable families and individuals of New York City.
Our Door Is Always Open
- Doubling our weekly capacity at Louise's Pantry and serving 31,075 individuals between March 2020 and September 2020.
- Enrolling 328 households in benefit programs such as SNAP (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program), SCRIE (Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption), and DRIE (Disability Rent Increase Exemption).
- $23,000-worth of pre-paid debit cards were distributed to extremely vulnerable households ineligible for government assistance.
- Moved 11 families from shelter to permanent housing.
- Distributing PPE and educational materials to clients and the community.
- Offering virtual workshops on eviction prevention strategies
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Individuals Served in 2019
Individuals Fed in 2019
Returned to 1,266 individuals in 2019
Our Scope of Services
Providing ongoing support to low income households and seniors to promote housing retention and continued self-sufficiency.
Providing food, clothing, toiletries, and urgent needs assistance to low-income families and seniors.
Combining case management and subsidized rent to families, seniors, and those with mental illness.
2020 Virtual Benefit to Feature Panel on Homelessness and Food Insecurity Moderated by Calvin SimsNovember 25, 2020
Nazareth Housing to Honor John H. Pierce of Rockefeller GroupNovember 23, 2020
Ben Lawsky Completes Ultramarathon, Raising $40,000 for Nazareth HousingNovember 2, 2020
Interview with Ben Lawsky, Ultramarathoner Fundraising for Nazareth HousingOctober 20, 2020
A Pathway out of Poverty
As a community-based organization, Nazareth Housing seeks to restore dignity and visibility to the lives of vulnerable New Yorkers, and give voice to their aspirations.
We touch people’s lives and engage with our clients in a way that empowers them to build a pathway out of poverty and create lives filled with possibility and opportunity.
IRS Tax Deadline Extension Q&A
The IRS announced special Federal income tax return filing and payment relief in response to the ongoing Coronavirus (COVID-19) emergency. Below are answers to frequently asked questions related to the relief provided.
Preguntas y respuestas sobre la extensión del plazo fiscal del IRS
El IRS anunció la presentación especial de la declaración de impuestos federales y el alivio del pago en respuesta a la continua emergencia de Coronavirus (COVID-19). A continuación se encuentran las respuestas a las preguntas frecuentes relacionadas con el alivio proporcionado.
In Memory of Steve Edwards
It is with profound sadness that we share the news that Steve Edwards, our longest standing board member passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2020 due to complications from the COVID-19 virus.
Steve was a vital champion and steward of Nazareth Housing for nearly 30 years and will be sorely missed by everyone in the Nazareth community. Read more >>
Make a Gift in Steve’s Memory