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Campaign Reaches Goal as 100,000th Homeless American Housed

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Community Solutions Press Release
June 18, 2014

Calling the fight to end homelessness “America’s next moonshot,” 100,000 Homes Campaign Director and former Army Captain Becky Kanis announced today that communities participating in the 100,000 Homes Campaign have permanently housed 101,628 homeless Americans, including 31,171 homeless Veterans, one month ahead of their four-year July deadline. That number represents an estimated annual taxpayer savings of $1.3 billion and reflects the collective work of 238 U.S. communities who have joined the Campaign since July 2010. The 100,000 Homes Campaign is a national movement coordinated by New York-based non-profit, Community Solutions, which launched the effort in July of 2010.  More… 


 
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