Here We Grow
Building momentum for workforce housing through regional collaboration
Over 41,000 workers in our region can't afford to live on their own, even when they earn at the 90th percentile for their occupation. We're collaborating with others in the region to address the need for workforce housing solutions.
Redlining in Des Moines
Exploring consequences of housing discrimination in our community
Explore the history of redlining and systemic racism in housing with the Polk County Housing Trust Fund's new 5-part video series. Understanding the past allows us to make better decisions for the future.
The pandemic affected the way PCHTF operates, but it had a much greater impact on the people we serve. Learn how we pivoted to providing emergency rental assistance and more in our 2021 annual report.
through funded programs
Households provided emergency rental assistance
Our 2022 report is coming this October!