PSHH Celebrates 50th Anniversary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Central Coast, CA, November 4, 2020 – As the year comes to a close, Peoples’ Self-Help Housing’s (PSHH) extends immense gratitude to the many community partners who came together to celebrate their 50th Anniversary. In culmination, PSHH has launched its 2020 Appeal to provide a year-end opportunity to donate to the services and inspiring programming which supports the over 5,000 residents who call a PSHH house, home.  

“We want to thank our supporters for their vision and generosity over the past fifty years,”, says CEO & President Ken Trigueiro, “Our community and partners have made this first half century of our history possible and we look forward to their continued partnership over the next fifty!”

Although the global pandemic made the original plans to mark its 50th Anniversary substantially different, Peoples’ Self-Help Housing was still able to observe this golden milestone with creative, virtual solutions. A few highlights included an all-staff, online day of celebration, the inspiring community campaign ‘Building Together’, and the publication of two commemorative books.

To learn more about Peoples’ Self-Help Housing and make a gift in support of their 50th Anniversary, visit pshhc.org.

About 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, farmworkers, veterans, 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 nearly 2,000 rental units, and employs over 200 staff members. For more information, visit pshhc.org, email info@pshhc.org or phone (805) 781-3088.

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Media Contact: communications@pshhc.org, (805) 548-2340

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