IHCDA January 2017 Monthly Info

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My Voice Portal (MVP)


At IHCDA we are committed to listening to you and empowering you – our partners. Which is why we developed the My Voice Portal (MVP) so that you have an opportunity to submit comments on ways we can improve. So please visit the MVP and assist in our efforts of Continuous Improvement. You may just become the next IHCDA MVP

Upcoming Events

February 8: CHDO 101 - CHDO Board 1.0 (Webinar)

February 9: Grand Opening of Morton School Senior (Indianapolis)

February 16: Stellar Communities Informational Workshop (Webinar)

February 23: IHCDA Board of Directors Meeting (Indianapolis)

RED Notices

17-02: IHCDA Response to Uncertainty in RHTC Equity Pricing

17-01: 2017 HOME Webinar Courses

Please click here to visit our RED Notices page.

Public Notices

PN-17-04: IHCDA Response to Uncertainty in RHTC Equity Pricing

PN-17-03: Request for Proposals - PBV/VASH Housing Choice Voucher Program

PN-17-02: Notice of Public Hearing - Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) State Plan 2017

PN-17-01: Housing Choice Voucher waiting list opens in Sullivan County

HCV, Non-Elderly, Disabled Waitlist Open

Earlier this month we announced the opening of our wait list for the Housing Choice Voucher (Section 8) Program to Non-Elderly, Disabled (Mainstream) individuals. The wait list will remain open until 25 applications are received.

The HCV Program comprises the majority of IHCDA’s Authority's Section 8 rental assistance programs. IHCDA administered vouchers help over 4,000 families pay their rent each month. Eligibility for the Housing Choice Voucher program is based on a family's household income.

Job Opportunities

Interesting in joining our team at IHCDA? Click here for more information.


MCMV Program Named Semifinalist in Harvard’s Innovations in American Government Awards

The Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, recognized IHCDA’s My Community, My Vision (MCMV) program as part of the 100 programs named as Semifinalists in this year’s Innovations in American Government Awards competition. MCMV will compete to be named a Finalist and have the chance to be awarded the $100,000 grand prize in Cambridge this spring…more.

Homeless Man

2017 Point-in-Time Count Conducted January 25th

The 2017 Point-in-Time (PiT) Count took place on January 25, 2017. This statewide community effort led by Indiana’s three Continuums of Care relies on hundreds of dedicated service professionals and committed volunteers to connect with and record the experiences of people living in homelessness...more.

CreatINg Places Logo

Two New CreatINg Places Campaigns Launched

Downtown South Bend has launched a crowdfunding campaign for a new monument dedicated to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Father Theodore Hesburgh through our CreatINg Places program. The campaign is offered through the crowdfunding platform Patronicity...more.

The City of Greensburg has launched a campaign to have public art installed downtown. Their project, called Distinctive Place, was announced by IHCDA and Main Street Greensburg...more.

Wabash Riverfront Plaza Project

First CreatINgPlaces Project Reaches its Funding Goal

Wabash Riverfront Plaza, the first project to launch through our CreatINg Places program, successfully met its funding goal! Launched by Wabash Marketplace, Inc. through Patronicity, the project will develop two major components: a riverfront courtyard and terraced steps to provide access to the river and the development of access from Wabash River to the project area. 

Winter Magazine Cover Image

IHCDA...the Magazine

The winter issue of IHCDA...the Magazine is now available. On the cover of this issue is Deborah McCarty, Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Back Home in Indiana Alliance.


2017 Institute Teams Announced

Teams from Columbus, Elkhart, Martinsville, Indianapolis and Plymouth will be participating in the 2017 Indiana Supportive Housing Institute.

Over the next six months, these teams will work closely with IHCDA and the Corporation for Supportive Housing (CSH)  through a series of targeted training and group exercises. They will also be provided technical assistance and presented with pre-development financing opportunities...more.