is a NC chartered and IRS approved 501c(3) non-profit Public Charity organization dedicated to providing sustainable, affordable housing with supportive services for the homeless and those who are at risk of becoming homeless.
As we gear up for this Holiday Season please consider choosing HAF as your charity whether it be on #GivingTuesday2021 or through AmazonSmile. Your donation goes to further our mission on ensuring everyone has a safe place to call home, the dignity of a new beginning, and the hope for a brighter future!
Community with 8 cottages including 1 bedroom, 2 bedroom, and 3 bedroom
As of August 2021, there were 3,149 homeless people in Mecklenburg County.
Currently, there are over 34,000 families priced out of affordable housing. This includes police officers, teachers, and other first responders.
In Mecklenburg County, there are more than 200 homeless veterans.
There are more than 4,000 children who are homeless in Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools.
In Charlotte, the average cost to provide support for a homeless person is $40,000. This drops significantly to approximately $14,000 once in supportive housing.
Good community housing programs have over a 97% housing stability rate. Individuals who have been chronically homeless, but can get in, can sustain that housing.
Wishing each of you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 💜💚🤍