FY 94 Fair Housing Initiatives Program Awards

 
Applicant name and address

Contact name and phone number

Region

Single or multi-year funding

Amount requested (amount for only first year reflected for multi-year projects)

Administrative Enforcement Initiative

Massachusetts Commission Against
Discrimination, One Ashburton Place, Room 601, Boston, Massachusetts 02108.
Michael T. Duffy,
Chairman, (617) 727-
3990.
1
 S $133,000
Pennsylvania Human Relations Commission, 101 South Second
Street, Suite 300, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17105-3145.
Homer C. Floyd, Executive Director, (717) 783-8274. 3
 S 287,306
Kentucky Commission on Human Rights, Heyburn Building, Suite
700, 332 West Broadway, Louisville, Kentucky 40202.
Beverly L. Watts,
Executive Director,
(502) 595-4024.
4
S 106,336
Texas Commission on Human Rights, Building B, Suite 525, 8100 Cameron Road, Austin,
Texas 78754.
William Hale, Executive
Director, (512) 837-
8534.
6
S 231,845
Industrial Commission of Utah, Anti-Discrimination Division, P.O. Box 146640, Salt Lake
City, Utah 84114-6640.
Anna R. Jensen, Director,
(801) 530-6801.
8
S 117,718
Arizona Attorney General's Office, 1275 West Washington,
Phoenix, Arizona 85007.

Cecil B. Patterson, Chief Counsel, (602) 542-1401.

9 S 177,078

Education and Outreach Initiative - National Program Component

The Access Video Fund, Suite 100, 4400 MacArthur Blvd., NW.,
Washington, DC 20007.
Harry Lowe, President,
(202) 965-1500, ext. 60.
3 S 224,488
National Community Reinvestment
Coalition, Suite 1010, 1875 Connecticut Ave, NW., Washington, DC 20009.
John Taylor, President
(202) 986-7898.
3 S 245,214
School of Social Work, Howard University, P.O. Box 1071, 2400
Sixth Street, NW., Washington, DC 20059.
Dr. Jean McRae, (202) 806-8770. 3 S 220,319
Conference of Mayors Research and Education Foundation, 1620 Eye Street, NW., Washington, DC 20006. Eugene T. Lowe,
Assistance Executive
Director, (202) 293-
7330, ext. 110.
3 S 236,593
Center for Accessible Housing, Office of Sponsored Programs,
North Carolina State
University, P.O. Box 7003, Raleigh, North Carolina 27695-
7003.
Linda Jackson, Director,
(919) 515-2444.
4 S 191,640
Fair Housing Legal Support Center, John Marshall Law School, 315 S. Plymouth Court,
Chicago, Illinois 60604.
Michael Seng, (312) 987-1446. 5 S 184,607

Education and Outreach Initiative - Regional/Local Component

Massachusetts Rehabilitation
Commission, 27-43 Wormwood Street, Boston, Massachusetts
02210.
John A. Chappell, Jr.,
(617) 727-4828.
1
S 103,000
Housing Discrimination Project, Inc., 57 Suffolk Street,
Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040.
Peggy Maisel, Executive Director, (413) 539-9796. 1
S 87,825
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law of the Boston Bar Association, 294 Washington Street, Boston, Massachusetts
02108.
Ozell Hudson, Jr.,
Executive Director,
(617) 482-1145.
1
S 94,163 (not to exceed 125,731 pending availability of funds)
Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity, 191 North Street, Burlington, Vermont
05401.
Robert S. Kiss, Executive Director, (802) 862-2771. 1
S 76,999
Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc.,
2217 St. Paul Street,
Baltimore, Maryland 21218.
Martin A. Dyer, Associate Director, (410) 243-4400. 3
S 104,724
Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Richmond, Inc., 1218 West Cary Street, Richmond, Virginia 23220. Constance Chamberlin,
Executive Director,
(804) 354-0641.
3
S 178,625
The Legal Aid Bureau of Southwestern Michigan, 201 W.
Kalamazoo Ave., Suite 308, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007.
Ward McDonough, Jr.,
Executive Director,
(616) 383-8922.
5
S 110,810
ACORN Housing Corporation, Inc.,
6220 Gaston Avenue, Suite 501, Dallas, Texas 75214.
Mike Shea, Executive
Director, (312) 939-
1611.
6
S 120,000 (This award was combined with a similar project in another region.)
Economic Development Department, New Mexico State Housing
Division, 810 W. San Mateo, Suite D, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505.
Porfirio Perez, Director,
(505) 827-8124.
6
S 82,871
Catholic Community Services of Southern Arizona d/b/a DIRECT
Independent Living Center, 1023 North Tyndall, Tucson, Arizona 85719.
Gail Lanham, Director,
(602) 624-6452.
9
S 77,448
Independent Living Center, 70
Tenth Street, San Francisco, California 94103.
Kathy Uhl, Executive
Director, (415) 863-
0581.
9
S 70,991
Mental Health Advocacy Project,
111 West St. John Street, Suite 315, San Jose, California 95113.
William Hirsh, Directing
Attorney, (408) 294-
9730.
9
S 63,520
ACORN Housing Corporation, Inc.,
807 North Third Street,
Phoenix, Arizona 85004.
Mike Shea, Executive
Director, (312) 939-
1611.
9
S 100,000 (This award was combined with a similar project in another region.)
YWCA of Salem, 768 State Street, Salem, Oregon 97301. Linda Gertz, Resource
Assistance Coordinator,
(503) 581-9922.
10 S 156,153

Education and Outreach Initiative - Community-Based Component

Northern Manhattan Improvement
Corporation, 76 Wadsworth
Avenue, New York, New York
10033.
Barbara Lowry, Executive
Director, (212) 568-
9166.
2 S 88,782
Asian Americans for Equality,
Inc., 176-180 Eldridge Street,
New York, New York 10002.
Christopher Kui,
Executive Director,
(212) 677-7210.
2 S 99,350
Booker T. Washington Center,
1720 Hollond Street, Erie,
Pennsylvania 16503.
Dorothy Lockett,
Executive Director,
(814) 453-5744.
3 S 57,172
Iowa Citizens for Community
Improvement, 2301 Forest
Avenue, Des Moines, Iowa 50311.
Joe Fagan, Director,
(515) 266-5213.
7 S 22,704

Fair Housing Organizations Initiative - Continuing Development Component

Neighborhood Legal Services, Inc., 37 Friend Street, Lynn, Massachusetts 01902. Ross Dolloff, Program
Director, (617) 599-7730.
1
S 117,000
Housing Discrimination Project, Inc., 57 Suffolk Street, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040. Peggy Maisel, Executive
Director, (413) 539-
9796.
1
S 120,996
Open Housing Center, Inc., 594
Broadway, Suite #608, New York,
New York 10012.
Sylvia Kramer, Executive
Director, (212) 941-
6101.
2
S 260,675
Long Island Housing Services, Inc., 1747 Veterans Memorial Highway-Suite 42A, Islandia, New York 11722. David Berenbaum,
Executive Director,
(516) 582-2727, Ext. 17.
2
S 218,646
Center for Law and Social Justice, Medgar Evers College, Research Foundation of
C.U.N.Y., 1473 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, New York 11216.
Esmeralda Simmons,
Director, (718) 953-
8400.
2
S 198,411
Community Health Law Project, 7
Glenwood Avenue, East Orange,
New Jersey 07017.
Harold B. Gorwin,
President, (201) 672-
5012.
2
S 199,425
North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc., 2134 West Jackson Avenue, P.O. Box 767, Oxford, Mississippi 38655. Ava N. Jackson, Executive Director, (601) 234-8731. 4
S 146,068
South Carolina Protection and Advocacy System for the Handicapped, Inc., 3710
Landmark Drive, Suite 208, Columbia, South Carolina 29204.
Betty Easler, Executive
Director, (803) 782-0639.
4
S 122,180
Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis, 430 First Avenue North, Suite 300, Minneapolis,
Minnesota 55401-1780.
Jeremy Lane, Executive
Director, (612) 334-
5785, Ext. 201.
5
S 268,589
Lorain County Urban League, Inc., 401 Brood Street, Suite 205, Elyria, Ohio 44035. Wilbert Lancaster,
President/CEO, (216) 323-3364.
5 S 158,324
North East Wisconsin Fair Housing Council, formerly: Fair Housing Council of the Fox
Valley, 103 W. College Ave., Suite 709, Appleton, Wisconsin 54911.
Kathleen Groat, Executive
Director, (414) 734-
9641.
5
S 153,592
Austin Tenants' Council, Inc., 1619 E. 1st Street, Austin, Texas 78702. Katherine Stark, Executive Director,
(512) 474-0197.
6
S 82,283
Iowa Protection and Advocacy Services, Inc., 3015 Merle Hoy Road, Suite 6, Des Moines, Iowa 50310. Mervin L. Roth, Executive
Director, (515) 278-2502
7
S 150,747
Center for Legal Advocacy, d/b/a
The Legal Center Serving Persons with Disabilities, 455 Sherman Street, Suite 130,
Denver, Colorado 80203.
Mary Anne Harvey,
Executive Director,
(303) 722-0300.
8
S 286,175
The Fair Housing Council of San Diego, 1744 Euclid Avenue, San Diego, California 92105. Joyce James, President,
(619) 262-3555.
9
S 99,016
Legal Aid Society of Santa Clara County, 480 N. First Street, P.O. Box 103, San Jose, California 95103-0103. Patricia D. Lee,
Directing Attorney,
(408) 283-1535, Ext.
214.
9
S 239,965
Truckee Meadows Fair Housing, P.O. Box 3935, Reno, Nevada 89505. Marcia M. McCormick,
Chairperson, (702) 324-
0990.
9
S 29,350
Arizona Fair Housing Center,
13201 North 35th Avenue, Suite
19, Phoenix, Arizona 85029.
Henry A. Cabirac,
Executive Director,
(602) 548-1599.
9 S 68,025

Fair Housing Organizations Initiative - Establishing New Organizations Component

National Fair Housing Alliance, 927 15th Street, NW., Suite 600, Washington, DC 20005. Shanna L. Smith, Executive Director, (202) 898-1661. 3
M 1,169,982
University of Mississippi Law Center, P.O. Drawer 8048, University, Mississippi 38677. Deborah H. Bell, (601)232-7873.
4
M 123,308
The Fair Housing Continuum, 357 Woods Lake Drive, Cocoa, Florida 32926. Gilbert Camacho, CEO, (407) 635-9124. 4
M 253,131
The North Carolina Client and Community Development Center,P.O. Box 28958, Raleigh, North Carolina 27611. Deborah B. Warren, Executive Director, (919) 856-2171. 4
M 230,820
New Mexico Fair Housing Organization, 323 Ojo de la Vaca, Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505. Peyton Young, (505) 474-4101. 6
M 244,760
Legal Aid Society of Albuquerque, Inc., 121 Tijereas, N.E., Suite 3100, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87102. Karen J. Meyers, Executive Director, (505) 243-7871. 6
M 216,013
Louisiana Fair Housing Organization, c/o Louisiana ACORN, 1024 Elysian Fields Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana 70117. Marianna Elizabeth Butler, (504) 943-0044, ext. 116. 6
M 250,000
Civil Rights Consortium of Metropolitan Kansas City, 3810 Paseo, Kansas City, Missouri 64109. Dustan Shepherd, (913) 681-1323. 7
M 213,966
Nevada Legal Services, Inc., 701 E. Bridger, Suite 101, Las Vegas, Nevada 89101. Wayne Pressel, Executive Director, (702) 386-5050. 9
M 359,227
Pierce County Community Action Agency, 8811 South Tacoma Way, Tacoma, Washington 98499. Linda Miner, Housing Services Coordinator, (206) 591-7211. 10 M 221,164

Private Enforcement Initiative - One Year Component

Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Under Law of the Boston Bar Association, 294 Washington Street, Suite 940, Boston, Massachusetts 02108. Ozell Hudson, Jr., Executive Director, (617) 482-1145. 1
S 373,415
Housing Coalition of Central Jersey, 9 Elm Row, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901. Jewel N. Daney, Executive Director, (908) 249-9700. 2
S 80,000
Long Island Housing Services, Inc., 1747 Veterans Memorial Highway-Suite 42A, Islandia, New York 11722. David Berenbaum, Executive Director, (516) 582-2727, ext. 17. 2
S 236,416
Fair Housing Council as Northern New Jersey, 131 Main Street, Hackensack, New Jersey 07601. Lee Porter, Executive Director, (210) 489-3552. 2
S 300,000
Legal Services of Central New York, 329 West Fayette Street, Syracuse, New York 13202. Dennis Kaufman, Executive Director, (315) 475-3127. 2
S 127,668
Metro Fair Housing Services, Inc., 1083 Austin Avenue, NE., P.O. Box 5467, Atlanta, Georgia 31107. Robert M. Shifalo, Executive Director, (404) 221-0874. 4
S 139,052
West Tennessee Legal Services, 210 W. Main Street, Jackson, Tennessee 38301. J. Steven Xanthopoulos, Executive Director, (901) 423-0616. 4
S 123,900
Metropolitan Milwaukee Fair Housing Council, 600 East Mason Street Suite 200, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53202. William R. Tisdale, Executive Director, (414) 278-1240. 5
S 346,774
Leadership Council for Metropolitan Open Communities, 401 South State Street, Suite
860, Chicago, Illinois 60605. 
Aurie A. Pennick, President, (312) 341-5678. 5
S 150,170
HOPE Fair Housing Center, 2100 Manchester Road, Suite 1070-- Building B, Wheaton, Illinois 60187. Bernard J. Kleina, Executive Director, (708) 690-6500. 5
S 83,658
Housing Opportunities Made Equal Committee of Cincinnati, Ohio, 2400 Reading Road, Room 109, Cincinnati, Ohio 44114. Karla Irvine, Executive Director, (513) 721-4663. 5
S 92,264
Cuyahoga Plan of Ohio, Inc., 705 The Leader Building, Cleveland, Ohio 44114. Dr. Barbara Grothe, Interim Director, (216)621-4525. 5
S 198,854
The Legal Aid Bureau of Southwestern Michigan, Inc., 201 W. Kalamazoo Avenue--Suite 308, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007. Ward McDonough, Jr., Executive Director, (616) 383-8922. 5
S 167,955
Truckee Meadows Fair Housing, P.O. Box 3935, Reno, Nevada 89505. Marcia M. McCormick, Executive Director, (702) 324-0990. 9
S 102,294
Sentinel Fair Housing, 1611 Telegraph Ave, Suite 1410, Oakland, California 94612. Caroline Peattie, Executive Director, (510) 836-2687. 9
S 189,196
Housing Rights, Inc., 3354 Adeline Street, Berkeley, California 94703. Marianne Lawless, Executive Director, (510) 658-8766. 9 S 80,831

Private Enforcement Initiative - Two Year Component

Housing Discrimination Project, Inc., 57 Suffolk Street, Holyoke, Massachusetts 01040. Peggy Maisel, Executive Director, (413) 539-9796. 1
M 174,509
Open Housing Center, Inc., 594 Broadway, Suite 608, New York, New York 10012. Sylvia Kramer, Executive Director, (212) 941-6101. 2
M 295,075
Brooklyn Legal Services Corporation, 260 Broadway, Brooklyn, New York 11211. Martin S. Needelman, Project Director, (718) 782-6124. 2
M 397,200
Fair Housing Council of Suburban Philadelphia, 2 South 69th Street, Suite 404, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania 19082. James Berry, Executive Director, (610) 352-4075. 3
M 172,729
Housing Opportunities Made Equal of Richmond, Inc., 1218 West Cary Street, Richmond, Virginia 23220. Constance K. Chamberlin, Executive Director, (804) 354-0641. 3
M 281,540
Baltimore Neighborhoods, Inc., 2217 Saint Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland 21218. Martin A. Dyer, Associate Director, (410)243-4400. 3
M 73,183
Fair Housing Council of Greater Washington, 927 15th Street, NW--Suite 600, Washington, DC 20005. Cornell Brooks, Executive Director, (202) 289-5360. 3
M 192,135
Greater Birmingham Fair Housing Center, 2000 1st Avenue North-- Suite 529, Brown Marx Tower, Birmingham, Alabama 35203. Dr. Bobby Wilson, President, (205) 324-0111. 4
M 175,847
Housing Opportunities Project for Excellence, Inc., 19 West Flagler Street, Suite 803, Miami, Florida 33130. William Thompson, Jr., Executive Director, (305) 374-4600. 4
M 171,492
Fair Housing Council, 835 W. Jefferson St., Room 108, Louisville, Kentucky 40202. Galen Martin, Executive Director, (502) 583-3247. 4
M 114,605
Fair Housing Center of Metropolitan Detriot, 1249 Washington Boulevard, Room 1340, Detroit, Michigan 48226. Clifford C. Schrupp, Executive Director, (313) 963-1274. 5
M 207,580
Fair Housing Contact Service, 333 South Main Street, Suite 300, Akron, Ohio 44308. Lynn M. Clark, Executive Director, (216) 376-6191. 5
M 82,842
Toledo Fair Houing Center, 2116 Madison Avenue, Toledo, Ohio 43624-1131. Lisa Rice-Coleman, Executive Director, (419) 243-6163. 5
M 309,723
The John Marshall Law School, 315 S. Plymouth Court, Chicago, Illinois 60604. Howard T. Markey, Dean,(312) 987-1446. 5
M 200,000
Interfaith Housing Center of the Northern Suburbs, 620 Lincoln Ave., Winnetka, Illinois 60093. Gail Schechter, Executive Director, (708) 501-5760. 5
M 40,590
New Orleans Legal Assistance Corporation, 144 Elk Place, Suite 1000, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112-2635. Mark Moreau, Executive Director, (504) 529-1016. 6
M 70,734
Housing For All, The Metro Denver Fair Housing Center, 2855 Tremont Place, Suite 205, Denver, Colorado 80205. Kathryn Cheever, President, (303) 296-6949. 8
M 108,000
Western Montana Fair Housing, 415 N. Higgins, #10, Missoula, Montana 59802. Sue Fifield, Director, (406) 721-3000, ext. 2100. 8
M 144,362
Council for Concerned Citizens, 1601 2nd Avenue North, 2nd Floor, Great Falls, Montana 59401. Toni M. Austad, Executive Director, (406) 727-9136. 8
M 215,429
Southern Arizona Housing Center, P.O. Box 2441, Tucson, Arizona 85702-2441. Charlotte Wade, Executive Director, (602) 798-1568. 9
M 102,907
Arizona Fair Housing Center, 13201 N. 35th Ave., Suite 19, Phoenix, Arizona 85029. Henry Cabirac, Executive Director, (602) 548-1599. 9
M 149,590
Inland Mediation Board, 420 North Lemon Ave., Ontario, California 91764. Betty Davidow, Executive Director, (909)984-2254. 9
M 92,313
Fair Housing Congress of Southern California, 3731 Wilshire Boulevard, #635, Los Angeles, California 90010. Michelle White, Executive Director, (213) 365-7184. 9
M 401,894
Fair Housing Council of Oregon, 520 SW Sixth Avenue, Suite 1050, Portland, Oregon 97204. LeRoy Patton, President, (503) 223-8295. 10 M 123,190