November 21, 2018

Freddie Mac Expands Sweat Equity Parameters in Home Possible Program

Freddie Mac has announced an exciting expansion in its Home Possible sweat equity parameter in regards to closing costs and down payments.  Homebuyers have always had […]
November 6, 2018

News from Fahe Membership November 6, 2018

West Virginia Mon Valley Habitat for Humanity – Mon County Habit for Humanity is extending its service area and changing its name to Mon Valley Habitat […]
November 2, 2018

Fahe Member’s Workforce Program Could Impact the Nation

In October 2018, Brandon Dennison, CEO of Fahe Member Coalfield Development Corporation was featured in a Forbes article on workforce development in Appalachia. Coalfield leads several […]
October 29, 2018
Annual Meeting 2018

2018 Fahe Annual Meeting Follow Up

    The Fahe 2018 Annual Meeting in Charleston, WV was a huge success.  First, a huge “thank you” to all the Fahe Members.  Your leadership […]
October 16, 2018

National Presence, Local Focus

If we’re going to eliminate persistent poverty, we can’t do it in a vacuum.  Along with our partners and Members in Appalachia, Fahe also collaborates with […]
September 28, 2018

2018 CHEF Reflections – Ryan Fuller, Kingsport Housing and Redevelopment Authority

My CHEF internship was with Fahe Member Kingsport Housing and Redevelopment Authority (KHRA). The CHEF tour that started at Fahe’s Berea office was a very good […]
September 20, 2018

2018 CHEF Reflections – January Moore, Fahe / Appalachia HEAT Squad

For my CHEF Internship position, I worked with Fahe’s Appalachia HEAT Squad (AHS) to help promote energy efficient education and practice throughout the program’s 9-county service […]
September 17, 2018

2018 CHEF Reflections – Spencer Haynes, Mountain T.O.P.

Being from Alabama and attending school in Virginia, I have geographical ties to the Appalachian region. Having lived exclusively in those two states, I’m excited to […]
September 16, 2018

2018 CHEF Reflections – Virginia McGinnis, Clinch-Powell Resource Conservation and Development Council

At my service site, Clinch-Powell, I analyzed how to implement a Financial Opportunity Center in a rural community. A Financial Opportunity Center is way to tie […]
September 12, 2018

2018 CHEF Reflections – Thomas Burless, Kingsport Housing & Redevelopment Authority

At Sewanee, I participated in a program called Housing Sewanee where I volunteered once a week helping to build a house for a low income family. […]