The Diverse Housing Working Group (DHWG) is a community-based effort to engage and educate local organizations and individuals about the need for additional diverse housing resources in Albany. We recognize that a strong community includes people from all walks of life and income levels.
All are invited to join our group.
We meet monthly on the 2nd Tuesday at 5:30 pm (new time) 1319 Solano Avenue / The Church on the Corner
Contact DHWG via DiverseHousing@gmail.com for details.
Do you live in Albany? We want to know about your housing needs, whether you rent, own or are in search of stable housing. Please click the title to take our Housing Needs Survey.
DHWG Participants include, with organizations they represent:
Allan Maris - Albany Resident
Allen Cain - Solano Avenue Association
Beth Beller - St. Alban’s Episcopal Church
Chuck Rose – St. Alban’s Episcopal Church
Evelyne St-Louis - Solano Community Church
Jennifer Hansen-Romero - Solano Avenue Association
The Rev. Julie Wakelee-Lynch - St Alban's Episcopal Church
Julie Winklestein - Albany Housing Advocates
Margie Marks - Albany Resident
Mary Rees - Albany Resident
Albany Community Foundation
Church on the Corner
Past Contributors Include:
**Alexa Hauser (Founding Member); Andrew Franklin; Caryl O'Keefe; Kevin Omi; Francesco Papalia; Peggy McQuaid (Founding Member) and **Catherine Sutton (RIP Founding Member)
**Both also founded "Transition Albany".