One of the most powerful ways to engage with the mission is to promote investments in housing with your networks. Below are some tool kits to make it easy for you to share the value and need of those investments.
SAY YES TO INVEST
Rhode Island is the only state in New England without sustained funding for affordable housing. Wage stagnation and income inequality contribute to the housing gap for low-income renters. A minimum-wage worker in RI must work 81 hours a week to afford a 2 bedroom apartment.
Use the social media tool kit linked below to #sayyestoinvest in the production of affordable homes in Rhode Island.
Evictions are a symptom of a housing system that’s stopped functioning. A product of long term lack of investment and shocks to the market like COVID, the impact evictions have on our neighbors last years or even generations.
Use the social media tool kit linked below to communicate the need to address evictions..