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CityBusiness Names Ryan Herringshaw among Rising Stars

Providence Community Housing Director of Real Estate Development, Ryan Herringshaw, has been named a Rising Star in Real Estate in this year’s New Orleans CityBusiness Excellence in Construction and Real Estate class. Ryan is among a great group of honorees and the only real estate developer in the Rising Star category! Congrats Ryan! To see the full…
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Providence Adds Oren Richkin to the Team

Oren Richkin has been hired as a Project Manager for Providence Community Housing, a nonprofit real estate development corporation focused on the production and preservation of affordable housing for individuals, seniors, and families throughout Greater New Orleans and the Gulf South. He will work as part of the Real Estate Development team during all phases…
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Providence CEO featured in Inside New Orleans Women In Business edition

“Providence is a nonprofit real estate development organization operating in a for-profit world,” says President and CEO Terri North. “While other companies certainly do good work, the difference is in the holistic way we look at our portfolio. We’re not only building homes; we’re building a better community for residents.”      Terri is a…
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NeighborWorks features Providence CEO in latest blog

Recently NeighborWorks America reached out to chat with Terri, discussing her role and her approach to affordable housing. The conversation centered around Providence’s work in this area, and the opportunities and challenges she sees for the organization, and community development as a whole in the near future. You can read all about it in NeighborWorks’…
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Ryan Herringshaw selected for NeighborWorks Achieving Excellence Program

In collaboration with Harvard University, the program offers leaders coaching to advance organization’s performance.   NEW ORLEANS, LA —NeighborWorks America is proud to announce that Ryan Herringshaw, Director of Real Estate Development for Providence Community Housing is one of 45 leaders selected for the NeighborWorks Achieving Excellence Program, conducted at the John F. Kennedy School of…
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Sacred Heart at St. Bernard Celebrates Grand Opening

On October 18, Providence Community Housing and Columbia Residential celebrated the official opening of Sacred Heart at St. Bernard, a redevelopment of the former Sacred Heart Church, originally constructed in 1955 on St. Bernard Avenue in the 7th Ward of New Orleans.   Project partners, Mayor LaToya Cantrell, Councilmember Jared Brossett, and members of the…
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Providence Receives 3.25m For Affordable Housing Needs

Media Contact: Kimberly Hollard; khollard@providencech.org P: 504.821.7216 | C: 713 -553-3194 Providence Community Housing Receives Funding Awards to Address Affordable Housing in New Orleans New Orleans, April 5, 2018 – Providence Community Housing has received two awards that will provide capital funds to support new development projects to address the critical need for affordable housing…
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Providence Adds Rachel Bland to the Team

  Rachel Bland has been hired as an Assistant Project Manager for Providence Community Housing, a nonprofit real estate development corporation focused on the production and preservation of affordable housing for individuals, seniors, and families throughout Greater New Orleans and the Gulf South. Rachel will work with the Real Estate Development team during all phases…
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#iGiveCatholic on #GivingTuesday 2017

  Thank you for being a part of the Providence community!  We’re excited to participate in iGiveCatholic on #GivingTuesday, November 28th from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. Your generous support makes a meaningful difference to the most vulnerable of our community. As you know, Providence Community Housing is changing lives every day by providing a place for residents to…
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Terri North honored as 2017 YLC Role Model

As a lifelong New Orleans resident and President and CEO of Providence Community Housing, Terri North lives out her love of the Crescent City by ensuring that others have the opportunity to call it home. Leading the preservation and development of affordable housing, Providence literally opens doors for residents, maximizing their quality of life.  …
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