“Match.com” for Supportive Housing: Coordinated Entry

The concept of the Coordinated Entry System (CES), which was launched by the Home for Good initiative of the United Way of Greater Los Angeles, is to create a comprehensive system to quickly and effectively match homeless individuals throughout Los Angeles to housing and services. The Trust has seen a great deal of success in the […]

All Hail the Gatekeepers

LA Downtown News covers Marilyn Bruce in: The Power Behind the Power in Downtown Offices – In honor of Administrative Professionals’ Week, which runs Sunday, April 20-Saturday, April 26, Los Angeles Downtown News reached out to six top Central City gatekeepers. If you want to get to the power players in any these offices, these are the people you’ll have to speak with first.

Raising the Design Bar on Low-Income Housing

LA Downtown News covers The Star Apartments: Move-ins at the permanent supportive housing complex at 240 E. Sixth St. began late last year, and Los Angeles Downtown News reported on the structure again last week. The $21 million project was developed by Skid Row Housing Trust and designed by Silver Lake-based Michael Maltzan, a prominent architect who has made his name on market-rate buildings, but who also has several low-income residential complexes on his resume.