Yesterday, NHC President and CEO Conrad Egan received the Community Service Award from the Citizens' Housing and Planning Association (CHAPA) at their 42nd Annual Dinner and Meeting. The award recognizes individuals and organizations that have made significant contributions to furthering the goals of affordable housing over the long-term.
In addition to Egan, David Harris, managing director, Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice, Harvard Law School, also received a Community Service Award from CHAPA. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan gave a keynote speech at the event to recognize both the work of CHAPA and the award recipients.
CHAPA is a non-profit organization for affordable housing and community development activities in Massachusetts. CHAPA’s mission is to encourage the production and preservation of housing which is affordable to low-income families and individuals.