General Meetings: 9am on 2nd Wednesdays each month at Kitsap Homebuilders (5251 Auto Center Way, Bremerton)
Board Meetings: 9am, 1st Wednesday of each month, at Community Frameworks, 409 Pacific, Ste 105, Bremerton.
All are welcome to attend!
We need YOU! Volunteers are what make us tick.
Learn about volunteer opportunities.
Contact Karen Carlson-Bunce, at email@example.com or at 206-287-4413.
Annual Reception Recap - go Green!
Did you miss the Kitsap Housing Coalition's Annual Membership Reception?
Don't worry - you can still catch up on all the great information our guest speakers shared on "How Going Green Saves Money".
Thanks to our exciting guest speakers on green building techniques and energy efficiency: Dave Porter from Porterworks, Dean Nail from Housing Kitsap, Daryl Daugs from Habitat for Humanity of Kitsap and Shannan Laudet from Team Laudet-Camus, RE/MAX.
The information they shared will challenge our businesses and clients to do good in Kitsap by going GREEN! Continue reading for a recap of the event...
New: Parade of Affordable Homes
Have you visited the Parade of Affordable Homes page?
Not sure what the Parade of Affordable homes page is about?
Check out how folks found homeownership can be possible in Kitsap County!
We provide stories and examples of folks that have used resources in Kitsap County to find affordable homeownership.
Check out the "Virtual" Parade of Affordable Homes by just clicking on the link to the left or under the Housing Resources page
2014 general meeting speaker schedule
January 8 - no speaker (board elections)
February 12 - Jeremy Lushene, WA State Deptarment of Financial Institutions (thank you Jeremy!)
March 12 - Aging in Place and Resources for Seniors with Aaron D. Murphy, ADM Architecture (thank you Aaron!)
April 9 - Financial Literacy Month - Resources for Improving your Finances with Becky House from American Financial Solutions (thank you Becky!)
May 14 - Special May Event: Landlord / Tenant Forum and Panel Discussion
(thank you BHA, Chrysztyna, Steve & Janet!)
June 11 - 502 Rural Development Programs for Homeownership with Shayna Dickey, USDA (thank you Shayna!)
July 9 - Eugenie Jones Kitsap Community Resources Programs (thank you Eugenie!)
August 13 - Brent Marmon Pacific NW Title - update on market conditions & housing trends
(thank you Brent!)
September 10 - KHC Annual Reception at the Norm Dicks Government Center, 9am.
(thank you guest speakers; Dave Porter, Dean Nail, Daryl Daugs & Shannan Laudet!)
October 8th - Cortney Freeman, Community Frameworks
(thank you Cortney!)
November 12th - Penny Lamping & Phedra, Housing Resource Board
(thank you Penny & Phedra!)
December 10th - Exec Board Elections and holiday party
Bring a fun white elephant gift and your holiday cheer!
THANK YOU TO ALL THE OUTSTANDING GUEST SPEAKERS FOR 2014
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See the list of KHC members that have found membership is beneficial to their business!
about the kitsap housing coalition
The KHC mission
Our mission is to be a collective and coordinated voice providing leadership, education, and information on affordable housing resources within Kitsap County and neighboring communities and advocate on issues that affect us locally.
We will achieve our mission through collaboration among stakeholders, residents,government and businesses and non-profit entities – to educate and advocate on the importance of housing in strengthening our communities.
We strive to reach out our community to further our goals: We sponsor and support homeownership events and home buyer services, counseling, referrals and coordination of services. We make information and resources available to those who need it.
Click here to learn about getting involved!