The Opportunity Starts at Home campaign seeks to build a broad multi-sector movement which generates widespread support for federal policies that expand affordable housing for low-income people. To build this movement, the campaign is strengthening the capacities of multi-sector state coalitions that share the national campaign’s goals.
So far, the national campaign has provided capacity-building grants and technical assistance to partners in seven target states: California, Idaho, Maine, New Jersey, Ohio, Oregon, and Utah. Over time, these efforts will reach all 50 states.
The multi-sector coalitions are focused on two primary missions: