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Senior Assistance Fund of the Eastbay (SAFE) awards HumanGood a $125,000 grant

November 8, 2022 -- The Senior Assistance Fund of the Eastbay (SAFE) has awarded HumanGood a $125,000 grant to support the Compassionate Connections program at six HumanGood affordable housing communities in Northern California’s East Bay region. SAFE is a charitable trust that provides financial assistance to non-profits who provide services to...

HumanGood announces management of two Northern California affordable housing communities

November 8, 2022 -- HumanGood is the new management organization for two Oakland affordable housing communities: Irene Cooper Terrace and J.L. Richard Terrace, owned by the Evergreen Baptist Church in Oakland. These apartment buildings for residents 62 and older share the corner of E 12th Street and 2nd Avenue near beautiful Lake Merritt. The...

HumanGood celebrates the grand opening of Castle Argyle

November 2, 2022 -- HumanGood celebrated the grand opening of Castle Argyle, a 96-unit affordable housing community located in an iconic building on Argyle Avenue in Los Angeles. Castle Argyle was built in 1928, and originally housed movie stars such as Clark Gable, Howard Hughes, Ronald Reagan, and Cecil B. DeMille. Castle Argyle is one of...

HumanGood Affordable Housing partners with Pine Park Health

October 26, 2022 -- As HumanGood’s affordable housing presence continues to grow, so does the resident service programming. HumanGood is thrilled to announce that its partnership with Pine Park Health is expanding to Affordable Housing. Pine Park is a primary care facility that provides weekly medical services for enrolled residents. The...

Philadelphia leaders and elected officials gather to celebrate the grand opening of Makemie Court

October 10, 2022 – Today, HumanGood, in partnership with Inglis Housing Corporation (a division of Inglis), hosted the grand opening of Makemie Court, an affordable, accessible senior housing community in Yeadon, PA, designed with Smart Home technology to promote greater independence for older adults and people with disabilities. Makemie Court is...

HumanGood announces its management for 88-unit historic community

October 6, 2022 -- HumanGood has become the new management organization for Sojourner Truth Manor in North Oakland. The affordable housing community consists of 88 studio and one-bedroom apartments across three separate buildings and is fully subsidized by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD).

Northaven West residents and team members celebrate grand opening

August 6, 2022 – Northaven West residents and team members celebrated the opening of their new community with a festive picnic and music by The West Seattle Band on August 6.

Filipino Community Village mural documentary film garners awards

Filipino Community Village, a HumanGood affordable housing community in Seattle, WA, includes a mural developed by the Filipino American artist Eliseo Art Silva. The mural embodies the collective aspirations of many generations of Filipino immigrants and their descendants to be accepted and included as equals in America.

HumanGood team members named winners of 2022 Industry Awards

HumanGood team members Brett Henery and Brandon Mendiola were announced as industry award winners during the Affordable Housing Management Association of Northern California and Hawaii (AHMA-NCH) Annual Conference.

HumanGood awarded $12 million for affordable housing from Department of the Treasury

August 3, 2022 -- HumanGood and Beacon Development Group are proud to be selected from a pool of 146 applications as the recipient of a 2021 Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) Award, securing the highest award amount of $12 million. Together with HumanGood’s receipt of a $5 million 2020 CMF award, this brings a total of $17 million in funding for...

HumanGood launches new Affordable Housing website

July 5, 2022 -- HumanGood is pleased to announce the launch of our new website that will be a resource for seniors seeking affordable housing information. In addition to being a useful resource for seniors, the site will also be a digital home for partnerships and charitable giving programs.

Filipino Community Village Opens with Festive Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

June 9, 2022 – HumanGood celebrated the opening of Filipino Community Village, an affordable senior housing community, with a festive ribbon-cutting ceremony. The 95-unit residence for low-income seniors, located in South Seattle, WA, was developed in partnership with the Filipino Community of Seattle (FCS), which for 80 years has been a...

Frederick Douglas Haynes Apartments welcomes back residents to 104 newly-renovated units

April 13, 2022 -- The Board of Third Baptist Gardens, in partnership with HumanGood Affordable Housing, celebrated the completion of the extensive renovations of Frederick Douglas Haynes Apartments (FD Haynes Apartments) at an event yesterday. FD Haynes Apartments is an affordable housing community in the historic Fillmore neighborhood of San...

HumanGood provides food assistance through Cupboards of Care® program

November 15, 2021 – HumanGood is continuing to provide food assistance to low-income seniors through its Cupboards of Care® program. Cupboards of Care helps residents in HumanGood affordable housing communities improve their food security while encouraging healthy eating habits. HumanGood currently operates 96 affordable housing communities for...

Judson Terrace Homes and Judson Lodge partner with Wilshire Health and Community Services

July 20, 2021 -- Judson Terrace Homes and Judson Lodge, HumanGood affordable housing communities in San Luis Obispo, CA, have partnered with Wilshire Health and Community Services to deliver in-residence medical care for our residents. Wilshire Health and Community Services is a mission-driven organization with deep roots and a “big heart” in San...

Judson Terrace Homes completes redevelopment project

May 19, 2021 -- Located in San Luis Obispo in Central California, Judson Terrace Homes is a HumanGood affordable housing community with 107 apartments. Originally built in 1971, the community was the first affordable housing community built by ABHOW and recently celebrated fifty years of service, providing seniors with a safe, secure place to call...

HumanGood receives grant for Casa de la Vista and Fern Lodge affordable housing communities

The First Baptist Church of Redlands (FBCR) has awarded HumanGood a $16,400 grant to support the Compassionate Connections programs at HumanGood’s Casa de la Vista and Fern Lodge affordable housing communities in Redlands, California. Compassionate Connections will provide residents with access to iPads and tablet computers to improve their access...

HumanGood secures financing for new affordable housing community

March 9, 2021 -- HumanGood in partnership with Inglis Housing Corporation (Inglis) has secured financing for a 44-unit affordable housing community in suburban Philadelphia. The site for the proposed Makemie Court community is adjacent to an existing HumanGood affordable housing community, Grace Court located in Yeadon, Pennsylvania. Makemie Court...

HumanGood awarded $5.25 million for affordable housing from Department of the Treasury

March 1, 2021 -- We are pleased to announce that HumanGood has received an award from the Capital Magnet Fund of $5.25 million to finance the development of affordable housing in California, Washington and Pennsylvania. The Capital Magnet Fund (CMF) program supports financing for the preservation, rehabilitation, development or purchase of...

LeadingAge-Robert Wood Johnson Foundation recognizes HumanGood’s Linda Coleman with award

January 14, 2021 Linda Coleman, vice president of resident services for HumanGood affordable housing, was selected as the recipient of the 2020 LeadingAge-Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) award for health equity. The award recognizes an individual or team who have worked successfully to ensure that older adults, no matter where they live or...

HumanGood Receives Grant from the Barton Foundation

August 18, 2020 -- The Barton Health Foundation, the philanthropic and community benefit arm of Barton Health, has awarded HumanGood a $10,000 grant to support the creation of a Compassionate Connections program at HumanGood’s Kelly Ridge and Tahoe Senior Plaza affordable housing communities in South Lake Tahoe, California. Compassionate...

William C. Arthur Terrace receives grant from United Way

July 29, 2020 -- William C. Arthur Terrace, our affordable housing community in Corona, California, has been selected to receive a $10,000 grant from the Inland SoCal United Ways Coalition COVID-19 Relief Fund. The funds are being distributed by a partnership of United Ways in the Inland Southern California region.

HumanGood receives grant for healthy living program

July 14, 2020 HumanGood has received a generous grant from the Ben B. Cheney Foundation to support the Harbor View Manor Healthy Living Program. The $50,000 grant, which is payable over two years beginning in 2021, will support residents at Harbor View Manor, a HumanGood affordable housing community for low-income seniors in Tacoma, Washington.

Cupboards of Care program featured in Philadelphia Inquirer

June 19, 2020 -- The Philadelphia Inquirer recently featured Cupboards of Care in a news article highlighting how the program gives seniors access to healthier food options. Our HumanGood Foundation Vice President, Lynn Johnson-Porter, was featured in the story along with two residents in our affordable senior housing communities. Both residents...

Congresswoman Jackie Speier meets with Rotary Terrace residents

Rotary Terrace residents and team members hosted special guest Rep. Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) for a meeting and tour of our South San Francisco affordable housing community.

Rotary Terrace’s innovative design revitalizes South San Francisco community

Senior Housing News (SHN) recently featured Rotary Terrace in a news profile highlighting how our South San Francisco, Calif.-based affordable housing community has revitalized the local downtown area through innovative design.

Rotary Terrace receives Senior Housing News Architecture & Design Awards

Senior Housing News (SHN) named Rotary Terrace, our South San Francisco, Calif.-based affordable housing community, as the first-place winner of the sixth annual SHN Architecture & Design Awards for affordable housing communities.

Rotary Terrace receives the AIA Design for Aging Review merit award

The American Institute of Architects selected Rotary Terrace, our South San Francisco, Calif.-based affordable housing community, as the recipient of the Design for Aging Review merit award. The AIA’s Design for Aging Review award recognizes architectural designs and structures that demonstrate innovative and conscientious solutions to improve the...

HumanGood affordable housing, Filipino Community of Seattle break ground on a new Seattle-based community

Kendra Roberts named to NIC Future Leaders Council

The National Investment Center (NIC) recently announced the newest members of its Future Leaders Council (FLC). We are happy to announce that Kendra Roberts, vice president of operations, affordable housing northern region, will be among the 24 professionals from the senior living, care and finance industries selected for FLC’s Class of 2022.

HumanGood affordable housing hosts second symposium on ending homelessness among seniors

Rotary Terrace residents, team members celebrate grand opening

Rotary Terrace residents and team members hosted a special grand opening celebration of their newly developed community on May 3.

Canterbury Village residents host a special guest

Canterbury Village residents and team members hosted special guest Rep. Katie Hill (D-Calif.) for a tour and town hall meeting. Residents got a chance to share their concerns on a host of topics including affordable housing for seniors, Medicare and Social Security.   

Mount Rubidoux Manor residents and team members celebrate re-opening

LeadingAge California recognizes Ancel Romero as Grassroots Advocate of the Year

Ancel Romero, president of HumanGood affordable housing, has been named the Grassroots Advocate of the Year by LeadingAge California.

Local artist brings life to Seattle home office

The Seattle home office got a bit brighter thanks to the creativity of local artist Erin Shigaki.

Life’s Garden residents, team celebrate grand re-opening

Life’s Garden residents, team members and special guests celebrated the grand re-opening of the newly renovated affordable housing community in Sunnyvale, California.

Rotary Terrace officially opens its doors

HumanGood Affordable Housing officially opened the newly developed Rotary Terrace on Jan. 5.

HumanGood affordable housing hosts symposium on ending homelessness among seniors

HumanGood affordable housing hosted Los Angeles County-based policy makers and homeless advocates for its first symposium addressing the challenges of delivering affordable housing and services that meet the needs of low-income older adults.  

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Beacon Development Group announces new development projects

Beacon Development Group, a subsidiary of HumanGood, recently announced the financial closing and groundbreaking of two new affordable housing projects in the state of Washington. Beacon Development is serving as a development consultant to the sponsors of both projects—HopeWorks Station II and the Colby Avenue Youth Center.

Sun Tower celebrates grand re-opening

Sun Tower residents, team members and special guests celebrated the grand re-opening of the newly renovated affordable housing community in Yakima, Washington.

HumanGood, South San Francisco Rotary Club break ground on Rotary Miller Avenue

Affordable Housing Finance magazine spotlights Plaza Roberto Maestas