December 1, 2020
VivAsia has been a great partner and supporter of Eden Housing residents since 2018. Trained fitness have provided culturally inspired fitness and wellness programs for our communities in the South and East Bay which is greatly missed. With safety in mind, VivAsia has helped maintain community connection with neighbors and friends at our Josephine Lum…
November 2, 2020
Virtual volunteering is a new venture for Eden Housing. Our virtual volunteers have shared their time, knowledge and experience with Eden Housing and we are excited to have them support Eden residents through virtual tutoring. Thank you to our dedicated team of coaches, tutors, and instructors who have continued to support our residents through this…
October 23, 2020
Corsair Flats is one of Eden’s newest properties to welcome residents home. The property is home to seniors and veterans. We couldn’t have created 60 new homes without California Proposition 1, Housing Programs and Veterans’ Loans Bond (2018), the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program, and our many partners.
October 7, 2020
“Seeing my friends from the after school program was the highlight of my week!” said one youth resident at Wexford Way in Dublin. Students have been meeting virtually as Eden’s after school programs quickly adapted to a new normal, but they’re thrilled to finally be able to enjoy socially distanced outdoor games together.
September 15, 2020
Eden Housing recently completed its merger with South County Housing, resulting in the preservation of 1,695 affordable homes across 41 properties, located in the counties of Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Benito and Monterey.
September 10, 2020
All five of the bills in the State Senate’s housing package failed to advance—including several as time ran out in the waning minutes of the session—and more than a dozen other bills to open new sites to affordable housing and accelerate production did not make it to the Governor.
September 10, 2020
Food Distribution Volunteers Needed! When COVID-19 hit, food distributions at all our properties have changed. Many of our properties had resident volunteers that supported regular food distributions, but out of safety and precaution, we restricted in-person volunteers until recently. If you are a community member looking for a way to help, volunteer with Eden Housing!Description:Volunteer…
September 9, 2020
Thank you to everyone who contributed to, or shared, Eden’s Tenant Relief Fund. We are pleased to share that the first round of funds have been distributed to more than 450 families in amounts from $100 to $500. The selected recipients have expressed financial hardship related to COVID-19 prior to June. Your kindness and…
September 3, 2020
“Nurses are some of the many essential workers currently tackling the pandemic, and I am glad to be part of the team of healthcare workers making a difference in so many lives,” says Jessica, nursing student at San Joaquin Delta College and repeat recipient of Eden’s Howard T. Collins Memorial Scholarship. Jessica is a part-time…
August 25, 2020
Hafiza is a stellar student, future nurse, and a recipient of Eden’s 28th Annual Howard T. Collins Memorial Scholarship. Fueled by a passion for helping others, Hafiza spends her spare time leading her daughters’ Girl Scout troop, volunteering at food distributions, and assisting immigrant families navigate life in the US. She reflects, “Living at Eden…