Senator Vincent Hughes to Host Press Conference on Affordable Housing Grants

  • Posted on Apr 27, 2023

Philadelphia, PA- On Thursday, April 20th, as part of the largest increase in PA’s support for affordable and workforce housing, State Senator Vincent Hughes will host a press conference to highlight $100M in funding that is currently available for housing development organizations through the new Multi-Family Housing Options Grant Program.

Senator Hughes will be joined by affordable housing leaders and advocates from Philadelphia to discuss the significant need for investments in the construction of new affordable housing units and the maintenance and preservation of existing units.

WHAT: Press Conference on Housing Options Grant Program- Multi-family (HOP-MF)

WHEN: Thursday, April 20th, 11:00am


  • Senator Vincent Hughes
  • Anne Fadullon, Director, Department of Planning and Development, City of Philadelphia
  • Kelvin Jeremiah, President and CEO, Philadelphia Housing Authority
  • Andrew Frishkoff, Executive Director, LISC Philadelphia
  • Majeedah Rashid, Chief Operating Officer, Nicetown CDC
  • Joe Duffey, CEO and President, NewCourtland
  • PHFA rep TBD


WHERE: Outside the NewCourtland Apartments at Henry Avenue, 3232 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA