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COHHIO Risk Mitigation Fund

The pandemic has created a renewed sense of urgency to move people out of congregate shelters where the virus spreads quickly. However, the pandemic has also created new challenges when [...]

COHHIO Risk Mitigation Fund2020-07-31T14:35:45-04:00

Housing Now for Homeless Families

Update: We are currently seeking proposals from nonprofit organizations to administer Rapid Re-Housing and Homeless Prevention to TANF-eligible families with children experiencing homelessness. The deadline to apply is Aug. 7. [...]

Housing Now for Homeless Families2020-07-31T11:24:10-04:00

Advocacy Alert: Call for Emergency Rental Assistance

Congress gets back to work in late July to negotiate the next coronavirus relief bill. With mass unemployment and over 500,000 Ohio tenants wondering how they'll pay next month's rent, [...]

Advocacy Alert: Call for Emergency Rental Assistance2020-07-17T17:24:31-04:00

Report: Top Ohio Jobs Pay Too Little to Make Rent

For Immediate Release July 14, 2020 Pandemic Increases Housing Insecurity for Low-Wage Workers Before the coronavirus hit Ohio, only three out of the 10 most common jobs actually paid employees [...]

Report: Top Ohio Jobs Pay Too Little to Make Rent2020-07-14T09:27:54-04:00

COHHIO Believes that Black Lives Matter.

COHHIO stands in solidarity with the protestors demanding justice for George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and Ahmaud Arbery, as well as so many other Black Americans killed by police, many of [...]

COHHIO Believes that Black Lives Matter.2020-06-05T15:11:14-04:00

Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Brown

Thanks to everyone who joined our Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Sherrod Brown today! We are fortunate to have such a strong champion for affordable housing at a time [...]

Housing & Homelessness Roundtable with Sen. Brown2020-06-03T15:49:17-04:00

The Big Give

The Columbus Foundation’s Big Give results are in! COHHIO was one of 1,107 nonprofit organizations in Ohio that received donations during the 25-hour campaign.  In all, people from 12 countries, [...]

The Big Give2020-07-15T16:50:24-04:00

Musician Sarob Donates Song to Pandemic Emergency Fund

Ohio-based musician Sarob released a new single Friday pledging 100 percent of sales revenue to the Coalition on Homelessness and Housing in Ohio’s efforts to help local homeless shelters fight [...]

Musician Sarob Donates Song to Pandemic Emergency Fund2020-05-22T11:11:59-04:00

Breaking Ground – Spring 2020

May 2020 The coronavirus has proven that housing really is healthcare. COHHIO and our partners on the frontlines have been doing everything we can to help Ohioans who have no [...]

Breaking Ground – Spring 20202020-05-22T08:16:11-04:00