National Fair Housing Initiative Awards

(source: HUD Media Advisory, September 30, 1997)
Alphabetical by State, and City within the state

STATE

CITY

ORGANIZATION

GRANT TYPE

AWARD AMOUNT

Alabama

Birmingham

Greater Birmingham Fair Housing Center

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Montgomery

Central Alabama Fair Housing Center

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Arkansas

Arkadelphia

Arkansas Fair Housing Council

Private Enforcement

$340,503

Little Rock

Arkansas ACORN Fair Housing

Education and Outreach

$100,000

Arizona

Tucson

Southern Arizona Fair Housing Center

Private Enforcement

$349,710

California

Berkeley

Disability Rights Education Defense Fund

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$199,811

Fresno

Fair Housing Council of Fresno County

Private Enforcement

$349,702

Ontario

Inland Mediation Board

Private Enforcement

$306,541

Colorado

Denver

Housing For All, Metro Denver Fair Housing Center

Private Enforcement

$339,474

Denver

Newsed Community Development Corporation

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$198,726

Connecticut

Hartford

Connecticut Fair Housing Center, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Delaware

Wilmington

Housing Opportunities of Northern Delaware, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$50,427

District of Columbia

Washington

Fair Housing Council of Greater Washington

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$200,000

Washington

National Community Reinvestment Coalition

Education and Outreach

$200,000

Florida

Cocoa

The Fair Housing Continuum, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Miami

Housing Opportunities Project for Excellence (HOPE), Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Georgia

Savannah

City of Savannah

Education and Outreach

$78,010

Idaho

Boise

Idaho Fair Housing Council

Private Enforcement

$349,780

Boise

Idaho Legal Aid Services

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$198,500

Illinois

Chicago

Illinois Department of Human Rights

Education and Outreach (Web Site)

$99,669

Chicago

Chicago Lawyers CCR Under Law, Incorporated

Education and Outreach

$98,230

Chicago

Access Living of Metropolitan Chicago

Education and Outreach

$46,254*

Winnetka

Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Kentucky

Louisville

Kentucky Fair Housing Council

Private Enforcement

$349,997

Louisville

Kentucky Commission on Human Rights

Continued Development of Existing Programs (Disability)

$100,000

Louisiana

New Orleans

Louisiana Fair Housing Organization

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Maryland

Baltimore

Baltimore Neighborhoods, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$262,178

Upper Marlboro

National Association of Homebuilders Research Center

Education and Outreach

$103,746

Massa-
chusetts

Amherst

Stavros Center for Independent Living

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$200,000

Holyoke

Housing Discrimination Project

Education and Outreach

$98,450

Minne-
sota

Minneapolis

Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis

Private Enforcement

$349,997

Minneapolis

Metro Interfaith Council on Affordable Housing

Education and Outreach

$99,846

Missouri

Kansas City

Kansas City Fair Housing Center

Education and Outreach

$69,609*

Kansas City

Legal Aid of Western Missouri

Private Enforcement

$169,780*

St. Louis

Metropolitan St. Louis Equal Housing Opportunity Council

Private Enforcement

$349,604

Montana

Missoula

Montana Fair Housing Council, Incorporated

Education and Outreach

$100,000

Nebraska

Omaha

Family Housing Advisory Services, Inc.

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Nevada

Carson City

Greater Nevada Fair Housing Council, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$258,510

Reno

Truckee Meadows Fair Housing, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$350,000

New Hampshire

Manchester

New Hampshire Legal Assistance

Private Enforcement

$256,492

New
Mexico

Albuquerque

Albuquerque Protection and Advocacy Systems, Incorporated

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$199,635

New York

Buffalo

Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Buffalo

Private Enforcement

$216,712

Islandia

Long Island Housing Services

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Jamaica

Queens Legal Services Corporation Education and Outreach $100,000
Rochester

Monroe County Legal Assistance

Private Enforcement

$182,274

Syracuse

Fair Housing Council of Central New York, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$154,659

North Carolina Elizabeth City Elizabeth City State University Education and Outreach $100,000
Raleigh North Carolina Fair Housing Center Private Enforcement $200,000

North
Dakota

Bismarck

North Dakota Fair Housing Council, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$349,879

Ohio

Cincinnati

Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Cincinnati

Private Enforcement

$305,171

Cleveland

The Housing Advocates

Education and Outreach

$100,000

Cleveland

The Cuyahoga Plan of Ohio, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Parma

City of Parma

Education and Outreach

$80,331

Toledo

Toledo Fair Housing Center

Continued Development of Existing Programs (Disability)

$200,000

Oregon

Eugene

Central Oregon Coast Community Housing Resource Board

Education and Outreach

$99,984

Portland

Fair Housing Council of Oregon

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Pennsyl-
vania

Pittsburgh

Fair Housing Partnership of Greater Pittsburgh

Private Enforcement

$349,328

Swarthmore

Fair Housing Council of Suburban Philadelphia

Private Enforcement

$349,999

Ten-
nessee

Jackson

West Tennessee Legal Services, Incorporated

Education and Outreach

$100,000

Memphis

City of Memphis

Education and Outreach

$100,000

Nashville

Tennessee Fair Housing Council

Education and Outreach (Web Site)

$149,949

Utah

Salt Lake City

Disability Law Center

Continued Development of Existing Organizations

$200,000

Vermont

Burlington

Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity

Private Enforcement

$181,665

Washing-
ton

Lakewood

Fair Housing Center of Puget Sound

Private Enforcement

$350,000

Seattle

Seattle Office for Civil Rights

Education and Outreach

$96,305

Wisconsin

Appleton

Northeast Wisconsin Fair Housing Council, Incorporated

Private Enforcement

$297,305

Milwaukee

Metro Milwaukee Fair Housing Council

Education and Outreach

$45,274*

*partial funding provided for these grants