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Together, we saved the D.C. Affordable Housing Preservation Fund

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D.C. Council restores money to the Affordable Housing Preservation Fund! On May 28, 2019, the D.C. Council voted to allocate $11.5 million for the Affordable Housing Preservation Fund  - one of D.C.'s critical tools to preserve affordable housing and prevent displacement. When we contacted you on Friday asking you to take
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Tell the D.C. Council to restore the Affordable Housing Preservation Fund - it's our leading tool to combat displacement

Tell the D.C. Council to restore the Affordable Housing Preservation Fund – it’s our leading tool to combat displacement

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Two reports recently deemed D.C. the most gentrifying city in America. Yet, D.C. Council's draft FY2020 budget proposes to eliminate one of our most effective tools that prevents displacement. This tool, the Affordable Housing Preservation Fund, provides quick financing to tenant associations and the District to buy apartment buildings when they go up for sale. But now, the D.C. Council's
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