Have you registered for Homeless Day on the Hill? This event, put together by the Minnesota Coalition for the Homeless (MCH), is a chance for you to advocate for people experiencing homelessness. This event takes place on March 11th from 8am-3pm. ICA will have staff in attendance, and we hope to see you there! You can register by going here.
For 2020, MCH has identified these agenda items:
- A $50 million investment to expanding and preserving emergency shelter beds
- A $15 million investment to the Emergency Services Program per biennium
- $500 million in bonds for homes
These items will help to solve short term, temporary homeless needs throughout the state, while also ensuring long term needs are met with affordable housing. For more information on this agenda, please follow this link.