Hillsborough County OKs Nearly $20 Million for Affordable Housing

Funds provided by federal and state grants, County trust fund Affordable housing remains a top priority of Hillsborough County’s Board of County Commissioners, even during the COVID-19 pandemic. Packaging $19.76 million of grants and County funds to provide affordable multifamily homes reflects that commitment to helping low-income residents find decent places to live. The Board on May…

Finding forever families and homes for foster kids in the Tampa Bay area

Read Original Article: https://www.tampabay.com/hillsborough/finding-forever-families-and-homes-for-foster-kids-in-the-tampa-bay-area-20190814/ TAMPA — Claire LeBoeuf has devoted most of her life to helping hurting kids have a happy and more promising future. Her commitment to that growing segment of the population stems from the trauma she experienced as a young teen following the sudden death of her mother. She was sent to…