June 2020

Housing Champions 2020: The Importance of the Action Fund and Getting Leaders Elected

By Emily Strange, Community Organizing Fellow

You may know that there are two organizations working closely with one another to advocate and organize for housing justice at the state level: the Washington Low Income Housing Alliance (Housing Alliance) and the Washington Housing Alliance Action Fund (Action Fund). But why is having two distinct organizations necessary? How do they work to support each other? What makes them unique from one another?