Our Initiatives

Homeless and Housing Strategies for California

The Homeless and Housing Strategies for California website engages policy, plans, and practices aimed at ending homelessness and increasing affordable housing.

Affordable Housing Alliance

Affordable Housing Alliance is dedicated to developing affordable housing to very low-, low-, and moderate-income households.

California Faith

California Faith virtually links the spiritual and social service resources of California faith-based organizations and communities to encourage integration of...

Chefs Center

Chefs Center provides professional culinary business development services for entrepreneurs who want to start or expand a food-based business.

Data Center

Data Center disseminates data and information about homelessness and related issues in order to encourage evidence-based and best practices to help prevent and...

Formerly Homeless

Formerly Homeless promotes events that provide opportunities for persons who have been formerly homeless to interact with stakeholders, policy makers, and...

Hands in Healing

Hands in Healing is an inter-faith alliance that brings help and hope to communities seeking healing and transformation through dialogue and development.

Hub for Social Reformers

Hub for Social Reformers links the accomplishments of past reformers with the accomplishments and efforts of present-day reformers to solve social struggles...

Institute for Transnational Research & Development

The Institute for Transnational Research and Development is dedicated to the holistic regeneration of communities by engaging communities in reflection and...

Mama’s Merging Markets

Mama’s Merging Markets are temporary markets that help transform public and private spaces into places where food blends with art, music, and/or recreation to...

No More Homeless Women

No More Homeless Women is dedicated to bringing researchers, policy-makers, community groups, and service providers together to design, implement, and evaluate...

Society of Urban Monks

Society of Urban Monks is a worldwide community of men and women involved in encountering, elucidating, and ending social ills and injustices by infusing their...

Vital Economic & Neighborhood Development

Vital Economic and Neighborhood Development facilitates neighborhood economic revitalization by generating opportunities through the development of successful...