UMOM In The Media2021-09-01T20:04:08-07:00

Metro Phoenix rents lead U.S. again for biggest increases, low-income families hit hardest (Arizona Republic)

Metro Phoenix rents lead U.S. again for biggest increases, low-income families hit hardest Author: Catherine Reagor, Arizona Republic | Click here to view original article Metro Phoenix is again leading the U.S. for rising rents with the biggest increases hitting people with the lowest incomes. After dipping in some Valley cities during May and June, apartment rents rebounded in July, according to new data. Last month’s increase is [...]

Nonprofits answer call for affordable housing

North Central News, the voice of the north central Phoenix community, published its July issue today with a cover story addressing the metro area’s desperate need for affordable housing. NCN was also there for the opening of UMOM’s 19West affordable apartment complex and included it in today’s story. We appreciate NCN for bringing attention to this important issue. When Phoenix Mayor Kate Gallego [...]

Arizona ranks 46th for childhood well-being: affordable housing is a pressure point.

(Courtesy Cronkite News Service) By Tim Royan, Cronkite News PHOENIX (Cronkite) – Arizona scrapes along the bottom of the nation in children’s well-being, ranking 46th in 2019 Kids Count data released Monday. Lack of affordable housing emerged as a pressure point. Arizona dropped one place from last year in the annual report on states. But child advocates often have called out Arizona for [...]

UMOM in the News: AZ DES Celebrates UMOM Partnership

We’re grateful to AZ DES (Arizona Department of Economic Security) for highlighting the success of our SNAP CAN (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Career Advancement Network) partnership. (Article courtesy of Arizona DES Office of Communications) SNAP CAN Provides Financial Benefits for Community-Serving Nonprofit The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Career Advancement Network (SNAP CAN) is a federal, state and local partnership designed to help Supplemental [...]

UMOM in the News: Parsons Foundation gives $1.1 million for powerful re-housing program

INNOVATION WILL SPEED THE MOVE FROM HOMELESSNESS TO HOUSING UMOM Announces New Grant from The Bob & Renee Parsons Foundation That Will Aid Powerful Re-housing Program PHOENIX (May 20, 2019) – UMOM New Day Centers, Arizona’s innovative leader in shelter, affordable housing and support services for families, single women and youth experiencing homelessness has created an innovative new approach to facilitate rapid re-housing. Rapid re-housing is an [...]

UMOM in the News: AZ Family, Phoenix homeless shelter receives $5 million

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The five best ways to make your #Giving Tuesday gift count!

is an annual, global event. After Black Friday and Cyber Monday shopping, it’s the perfect way to give to the causes that matter most to you. It is happening today, Tuesday, November 28, 2017! And this year, it is a very big deal for UMOM New Day Centers. An anonymous donor is offering a $10,000 match – but only if we can raise an equal amount in [...]

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