MHP Encourages Affordable Housing Preservation in Veirs Mill Corridor

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Montgomery County should actively seek to preserve affordable housing as it moves forward with the Veirs Mill Corridor master plan, according to Montgomery Housing Partnership. In public testimony before the Montgomery County Council, MHP Senior Project Manager and Legal Counsel Stephanie Roodman generally praised the plan, which was initiated by the Maryland County Planning Board. MHP...

MHP Takes Part in Community Development Day

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The MHP team traveled to meet with legislators in Annapolis for Community Development Day 2019, sponsored by Community Development Network of Maryland. It’s an important opportunity to meet with state legislators to seek support for community development, affordable housing funding, and economic initiatives that help communities served by MHP. It’s also a chance to say...

Everyone Deserves the Opportunity To Live in A Safe and Affordable Place

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Oscar, an MHP resident and a senior in high school, advocated for continued support for affordable housing in testimony at a budget forum convened by Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich to gather input on fiscal 2020 funding priorities. County Executive Elrich praised Oscar for his advocacy and service to the community, noting that he is...

Music Lessons!

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Through an MHP collaboration with the Washington Conservatory of Music, students at MHP Community Life enrichment programs are taking music and movement classes and are learning to play the violin.

2019 Building Dreams Tours

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Join us for a one-hour tour of our mission at MHP properties in Silver Spring, Takoma Park, and Wheaton. Get a schedule and learn more here.

MHP Opposes ‘Public Charge’ Rule Changes

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MHP is opposing “public charge” regulation changes proposed by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that could damage immigrant communities by spreading confusion and prompting families not to seek help with health care, housing, and other needs out of fear. Under the proposal, if authorities determine an individual is “likely to become a public...

When They Have a Home: Catherine Leggett

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At a recent MHP event, Catherine Leggett, former first lady of Montgomery County, described the security that home brings and the importance of MHP’s mission to make home possible for more than 1,700 area families:

Robert Goldman on “Montgomery Week in Review”

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Watch MHP President Robert Goldman discuss the challenges of expanding access to affordable housing in our region (click on image). He appeared on Montgomery Community Media’s “Montgomery Week in Review” show, and also shared the history of the annual Angels for Children holiday toy drive. Through a partnership with the Wheaton Volunteer Rescue Squad and...

The Bonifant Is A Winner!

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The Bonifant, an 11-story, 149-unit building providing housing to seniors in downtown Silver Spring, is the first residential property built alongside a public-use facility in Montgomery County, the Silver Spring library. It is part of growing efforts to use county-owned land to increase the supply of affordable housing available to low-income residents. Working with Montgomery...

2018 Glenville Road Fall Festival!

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The 2018 Glenville Road community Fall Festival featured food, music, dancing, games, arts and crafts, prizes, a moon bounce and a great sense of community. Check out this video.

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