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Who We Are

The Speak Up For Housing Rights initiative includes civic, legal, education, and arts groups committed to sharing information, resources, and calls to action to address eviction and housing affordability in Lincoln.

our latest work

Barriers and Disparities: Housing in America

Hosted by Sheldon Art museum
Now to july 3rd, 2021

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Sign up for the Collective Impact Lincoln / Speak Up For Housing Rights newsletter. In addition to neighborhood-building information, this email newsletter connects readers with information and news about Lincoln’s housing crisis, shares opportunities to get involved, and provides specific calls to action on behalf of our neighbors who are being unhoused.

The Eviction Crisis

Since COVID-19’s onset, hundreds of families in Lancaster County have been scheduled to be evicted.

Affordable Housing

21,655 Lincoln households are cost-burdened by their housing.

Turned Away

Our communities are strongest when everyone has access to safe, affordable housing to care for our loved ones and enjoy a quality, healthy life.
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