• New Venture Fund
    $650,000 through October, 2024

    to support the Housing Narrative Lab, a national effort to provide timely, research-based messaging to respond to harmful narratives about the causes and solutions to homelessness.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November, 2021
  • Inner City Law Center
    $55,000 through October, 2022

    to provide benefit assessments for people with lived experience of homelessness who engage in consulting and advisory roles in Los Angeles County, and the development of a white paper on public benefit rules.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: November, 2021
  • USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work
    $270,000 through October, 2022

    to conduct research using mobile technology to monitor health and housing trajectories of people experiencing homelessness in Los Angeles.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October, 2021
  • Urban Institute
    $85,000 through April, 2022

    to support the first phase in the development of a third party/master leasing plan across Los Angeles.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October, 2021
  • Los Angeles Homeless Services Authority
    $69,000 through September, 2022

    to support a coordinated effort to move individuals experiencing homelessness from a City of Los Angeles encampment on San Vicente Boulevard to interim and permanent housing options.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: October, 2021
  • Mercatus Center Inc.
    $100,000 through March, 2022

    to support policy research on how reforms to land-use restriction and other urban policies can foster growth, economic mobility, and healthy civil society, specifically around housing affordability and development.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: September, 2021
  • Enterprise Community Partners, Inc.
    $90,000 through June, 2022

    to create and disseminate case studies on Project Homekey conversions to permanent housing.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: September, 2021
  • Jenesse Center Inc.
    $355,000 through September, 2022

    to support housing assistance for survivors of domestic violence and expand services in South Los Angeles.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: September, 2021
  • St. Joseph Center
    $800,000 through August, 2024

    to provide a comprehensive program and compensation to prepare lived experts of homelessness (LE) to participate in the work of implementing the recommendations of the Ad Hoc Committee on Black People Experiencing Homelessness.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: August, 2021
  • Westat, Inc.
    $1,700,000 through February, 2026

    to serve as a strategy-level evaluation partner to the Homelessness Initiative in Los Angeles.

    Homelessness USA Awarded: August, 2021