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Venice Community Housing Corp. Receives $1.3-Million Grant

Venice Community Housing

The LA Times is reporting that the Venice Community Housing Corp. has received a $1.3-million grant from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development’s Shelter Plus Care program to provide rent subsidies for chronically homeless people with disabilities.

Residents will be housed in a 20-unit building in Venice that the housing organization bought in October with a $750,000 forgivable loan from the city of Los Angeles and a $3-million loan from the Corporation for Supportive Housing, a national nonprofit group.

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Here is a video that KCET’s Departures did with Steve Clare of Venice Community Housing Corp:

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