It is with profound regret 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. “Steve was a … Read More
Dear friends of Nazareth Housing, As a grassroots human services organization, Nazareth Housing has always put the well-being of our community first and foremost. The COVID-19 pandemic means that many already vulnerable New Yorkers face increasingly uncertain futures. We remain steadfast in our commitment to end and prevent homelessness while doing so in a safe, organized, productive manner that prevents … Read More
The Nazareth Housing 2020 Annual Benefit will be held on Thursday May 21, 2020 at SECOND. This marks the third year in a row that Nareth Housing will host it’s annual fundraising event in the beautiful spring weather in the dynamic open air event space of SECOND. We are delighted to be honoring John H. Pierce, Senior VP of Asset … Read More
On February 12th The New York Community Trust renewed support for Nazareth Housing in 2020, allocating $75,000 towards homelessness prevention programs at Park Avenue Thorpe HDFC, our low-income supportive housing residence in the Bronx. This support comes at a crucial time for both Nazareth Housing and the local community: for the second year in a row the neighborhood has made … Read More
Nazareth Housing is among the latest cohort of service providers selected by the New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (OTDA) to provide homelessness prevention services through the Solutions to End Homelessness Program (STEHP) to families and individuals at high risk of homelessness. NH is one of 67 organizations from throughout New York State to receive an award … Read More
The Jobs Plus Lower East Side Resource Fair will be held on Wednesday, February 26th from 11am to 2pm at the Boys & Girls Republic (888 East 6th Street).
Nearly three dozen City Council members have backed a bill significantly increasing the cash assistance available to families moving from shelter to permanent housing. CityFEHPS vouchers are critically important to helping families move successfully from shelter housing to permanent housing, yet existing voucher values do not satisfy minimum rental costs in any of New York City’s five boroughs. Currently, the … Read More
Today marks the completion of cycle one of Nazareth Housing’s first ESL class. Ten graduates walked this morning, celebrating the journey of learning they embarked on months ago. Special thanks to the teachers from JCCGCI, especially instructor Ms. Palma for their dedication to our community and our residents! Together we Unlock Potential!
In now it’s fourth year, the New Canaan Benefit for Nazareth Housing has become the can’t-miss event in New Canaan each spring. This year featuring a fully stacked auction and musical guest The Short Bus Band, the event proved once again that the Benefit Committee members in New Canaan are experts at raising money to prevent homelessness. We were so … Read More
Nazareth Housing is “small but mighty” — a mission-driven, grassroots organization that leads with a big heart and is fiercely committed to serving our clients. On May 16th, our donors gave voice to that mission with unmatched support and enthusiasm. We can only do what we do with the help of our constituents, and we can do more now because … Read More