Ending Homelessness Today
The official blog of the National Alliance to End Homelessness
A Big "Thank You" to Advocates!
March 29, 2012
The results are in… and you did GREAT!
We are so impressed with all the advocacy efforts we’ve seen over the last few weeks that we wanted to take our weekly blog post opportunity to say “thank you!” In February, following the release of the President’s Budget Proposal, the Alliance called on all of you to write as many letters as possible to your Members of Congress urging them to support the President’s request for the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Grants. We set the goal of sending 500 letters and you blew it out of the water! In about a month, you were able to send at least 613 letters!! That’s 23% more than our goal – incredible!
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