The Dream of Home Ownership

Quality affordable housing can change people's lives. Bread & Roses Housing families, all low- and very low-income household, are confident, capable, involved, educated and feel empowered to create bright futures for themselves and their families. When asked an open-ended question about how being part of Bread & Roses Housing has impacted their family, home owners responded:

"Not having to constantly move, as was the case previously, makes all the difference. We have stability."

"My children can invite friends over. They have made lots of friends."

"I don't worry about rent increases anymore."

"I thought it was impossible for me as a disabled single mom, but my dream has come true."

"I was always struggling before. Now, even if one of us is unemployed, we are still able to keep up with payments."

"I had a new baby and I can afford to stay home and work from home."

"My child's health has improved."

"I sleep peacefully."

"I can make plans, see my future brighter, take vacations, give my children a better education."

"I feel supported. I love being part of the Bread & Roses Housing family."