Year: 2015

Nonprofit adds affordable housing

WJAC-TV covers CCHLT new homes on Woodycrest St.

On Monday, December 21, two new, permanently affordable homes arrived on Woodycrest Street in Patton Township for nonprofit, Centre County Housing and Land Trust. Thank you to Mallory Lane of WJAC-TV for interviewing Executive Director Rachel Fawcett and sharing the

Check Out the Footers

Footer of 119 Woodycrest St. with CCHLT

Footers may not be the most glamorous part of a home, but they are one of the most essential pieces. The footer distributes the weight of the home and is almost always the first building element that comes into contact with

Site Excavation

Foundations are being dug

Site excavation has begun at Thompson Place. Two new, permanently affordable homes are being built at the same time for an economy of scale. Stay tuned for more photos and video from the site. You may be wondering what is

Invest in county this holiday season

Invest in county this holiday season

Thank you to the Centre Daily Times for publishing my Letter to the Editor about #GivingTuesday. Centre County Housing and Land Trust is thankful to serve a community that cares. Invest locally on December 1, 2015. The United Nations Foundation

Annual Meeting 2016

The Annual Meeting of Centre County Housing and Land Trust will be held on January, 13, 2016, at 5:00pm at the State College Borough Municipal Building. All CCHLT members are encouraged to attend. Items to be addressed at the Annual Meeting include

Happy Valley Eats for Good

Happy Valley Eats for Good with Centre County Housing and Land Trust

Have you heard about Happy Valley Eats for Good? Founded by a Penn State alumnus, Joe McCarthy, Eats for Good has come to Centre County. “To date, Happy Valley Eats for Good has partnered with more than 80 State College

Construction Loan Closed

CCHLT Construction Loan Closed with Reliance Bank

In September, CCHLT announced that through a competitive bid process Valley Homes was selected as the builder for this project. Each new, modular home will feature three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. In addition to 1200+ sq.ft. of finished space, each home will

CCCHS Meeting

Centre County Commissioners sharing at CCCHS Meeting

Centre County Housing and Land Trust is a member of the Centre County Council of Human Services (CCCHS). CCCHS holds monthly luncheon meetings. At the October 7 meeting, Centre County Commissioners Steven Dershem, Chris Exarchos, and Michael Pipe responded to questions

Rotary Sandwich Sale Recap

Rotary Sandwich Sale with CCHLT Board of Directors

Centre County Housing and Land Trust Board of Directors and staff sold a total of 92 sandwiches! Thank you for helping us to exceed our goal of selling 90 sandwiches. On October 6, Tim Schoonover (President), Brodie Dalton (Vice-President), Dave

Home Build Update

Board member, George Khoury, Meets with Valley Homes

Last month, we shared that we are building two new, modular homes.  These homes will feature three bedrooms and two full bathrooms. In addition to 1200+ sq.ft. of finished space, each home will have ample storage space with a full basement. For