The Partnership Blog


Our Blog will feature a different writer each week, discussing topics related to affordable housing, homelessness and community development. To post comments about the blog entires, please visit our facebook page,

March 2015 Blog Posts:

March 3, 2015 - Carline Charmelus
Carline Charmelus, policy analyst at the Partnership for Strong Communties shares her inspirations in life and why ending homelessness is important to her.


February 2015 Blog Posts:

February 24, 2015 - Sara Capen Salomons
Sara Capen Salomons is the Greater Hartford Point-In-Time coordinate with Journey Home. She blogs about her belief in the ability of story to foster understanding and compassion in the fight against homelessness. 

February 17, 2015 - Kristen Granatek
Kristen Granatek is the manager of technical assistance and program services at the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness. She blogs about the progress being made in the fight to end homelessness.


February 10, 2015 - Kathryn Shafer
Katy Shafer is a policy analyst at the Partnership for Strong Communities. She discusses the question - how are towns innovating to reinvigorate their post-industrial landscape? Come to Partnership's Feb 25 forum to find out what our former manufacturing cities can be in our future. 

February 3, 3015 - Nathan Fox
Nathan Fox is Hartford’s Center Church Warburton director of outreach. It's easy to make decisions for others when those decisions are made from places of warmth and comfort. In this blog, Nathan challenges us to step outside our comfort zones before judging others. 


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