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Faith  Fowler

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(Tiny) Homeownership

  • Faith Fowler, Cass Community Social Services, Inc.
  • Date:Monday, April 30
  • Time:10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Room:Banquet Room 6 & 8
  • Approved for Planning Continuing Education Credits:yes
  • Approved for Social Worker Continuing Education Credits:yes

This case study will involve a Tiny Homes development for the formerly homelessness and other low-income adults in Detroit. A project by Cass Community Social Services, the 250-400 sf homes provide a path to homeownership and are helping re-populate vacant property. The session will touch on the importance of homeownership for people living in extreme poverty as well as having services located in close proximity to affordable housing. Finally, the session will cover how to raise money for innovative projects.