People’S Self-Help Housing Launches 2021 Appeal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, August 5, 2021 – People’s Self-Help Housing (PSHH) has launched an interactive new appeal: Building Together.

“We are thrilled to be launching this new engaging campaign”, said PSHH CEO & President Ken Trigueiro. “We hope that this appeal will offer an opportunity for our supporters, old and new, to learn more about our organization and see how impactful their gifts are when we all ‘Build Together’.”

Focused on the themes of ‘community, resilience, and futures’, this campaign shows supporters the impact of their gifts and how much stronger we are when we ‘build together’. With levels from $25-500, donors can seek out tangible opportunities to lend their support. This campaign is part of a year-long effort to raise funds to impactfully support PSHH residents and supportive housing efforts throughout the Central Coast.

As an example of how a $25 gift can build ‘community, resilience, and futures’, supporters can help:

  • Promote independent living for senior residents
  • Provide PSHH students with supplies and resources for success in the classroom
  • Help proud owner builders flourish as they move into their new, self-built homes

To learn more about Building Together at:

About People’s Self-Help Housing (PSHH)

Founded in 1970, PSHH is the longest-serving nonprofit affordable housing organization on the Central Coast. With a mission of building homes and providing services to strengthen communities and change lives, PSHH serves low-income households, working families, seniors, veterans, farmworkers, those living with disabilities and the formerly homeless. It also provides homeownership opportunities through a self-help, “sweat equity” program that has seen over 1,200 homes successfully completed. PSHH has a presence in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Ventura and Monterey counties, manages over 2,000 rental units, and employs over 200 staff members. PSHH acknowledges the indigenous people of the territories that our organization occupies, including the Chumash, Salinan, Yokuts, Kitanemuk, and Tataviam people. To read the full land acknowledgement, visit For more information about the organization, visit, email or phone (805) 781-3088.


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