Champions for Affordable Housing Column 6
THE ANCHOR HOUSING PROGRAM
From 2016 to 2019, INHP, Indy Chamber and eight active nonprofit anchor institutions partnered to help strengthen homeownership opportunities. Through the Anchor Housing program, these anchors encouraged their employees to become or remain part of their workplace neighborhoods.
- Butler University
- Community Hospital East
- Crown Hill Foundation
- Eskenazi Health/Health & Hospital Corporation of Marion County
- Marian University
- University of Indianapolis
The commitment and belief in this initiative leveraged over $2 million collectively in Down Payment Assistance and home repair loans to low- and moderate-income people in Marion County, which is more than 100 families impacted. See the impact the Anchor Housing program had on three Indianapolis families.