Individuals in the community volunteered their time Saturday, February 8th to furnish HACSB’s new housing unit Johnson Court with over 400 household goods.
The Santa Barbara Foundation donated the funds to purchase over 400 household goods and items for the residents of Johnson Court, the newest development of Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara for homeless veterans. Part of the donations included dining tables, dressers, mattress sets, comforters, and dish sets. This development has 16 studio units plus one manager unit. Volunteers, including council members Sneddon, Gutierrez and Harmon, the Bucket Brigade, Housing Authority staff and members of the Johnson family were able to furnish all apartments in the complex. The grand opening is Friday, February 14th. This is a part of their mission to provide affordable housing for the community of Santa Barbara. To learn more please visit: www.hascb.org.
About The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara
The Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara is a local public agency created for the purpose of providing safe, decent, and quality affordable housing and supportive services to eligible persons with limited incomes, through a variety of federal, state, local and private resources. Since 1969, the Housing Authority of the City of Santa Barbara has developed and/or secured over 4,000 units of affordable rental housing for Santa Barbara through a variety of federal, state, local and private funding sources. Please visit the website at www.hacsb.org.