Monthly Archives: January 2012

Interview with Kate Smith, Program Manager with Destination: Home

Though passerby may recognize her for her impeccable fashion sense, we at Housing 1000 recognize our new team member Kate Smith for fighting to end homelessness. Meet Kate, Project Manager at Destination: Home and Housing 1000 team member. Q: Could … Continue reading

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Interview with Ky Le, Director of Homeless Systems for Santa Clara County

What could a polisci major at UC Davis, a veteran, and a former homeless shelter director have in common? Well, they all describe a single Housing 1000 team member–one whose interdisciplinary skills and insight are KEY to the success of … Continue reading

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How to Use Crowdfunding to End Homelessness

“Crowdfunding” is thrown around a lot—it’s the cool new thing to do online, whether you want to fund artists (see Kickstarter.com), international development (see kiva.org) or young e-celebs who need new teeth (see this). But what if you could fund … Continue reading

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Interview with Jennifer Padgett

Interview with Jennifer Padgett: Executive Director of Community Technology Alliance and Housing 1000 partner Imagine you lost your job six months ago and kept telling yourself something else would come along, until finally you just couldn’t make rent. Now you’re … Continue reading

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