CFH Blog Archived: May 2011

May 12 Rally

Last Thursday, the Coalition for the Homeless joined over 20,000 service providers, union members, community activists, and New Yorkers from all walks of life for a peaceful march on Wall Street. Our ... Read More

Make a difference this Mother’s Day

This Mother's Day will be one Luz Figueroa* will never forget. After years of abuse and fear at the hands of her children's father, after months of homelessness and desperation, she and her two sons ... Read More

On May 12

Today, Mayor Michael Bloomberg proposed his final budget for New York City, and it includes massive cuts to a myriad of essential City services. In addition to cuts to schools, fire houses, police precincts, ... Read More

Advantage Tenants – June Rent Might Not Be Paid

In March, New York City told 15,000 Advantage households that it would no longer pay Advantage rent subsidies. Legal Aid and Weil won court orders requiring the City to pay the Advantage rent due in April ... Read More