Foreclosure Prevention Grantees 2010

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Bay Area Legal Aid Santa Clara County Helping very low-income tenants of foreclosed properties by providing legal advice, representation or referral and providing community education presentations and training to other agencies $75,000
Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto San Mateo Providing information and legal assistance to help families avert foreclosure and make the best decisions possible when faced with foreclosure $75,000
Housing and Economic Rights Advocates San Mateo Providing foreclosure prevention counseling to help homeowners retain their homes, avoid foreclosure rescue scams or transition out of ownership without becoming homeless. $75,000
Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County San Mateo Preventing homelessness for tenants at risk of eviction due to foreclosure. $75,000
Neighborhood Housing Services Silicon Valley Santa Clara Assisting homeowners threatened with foreclosure to avoid foreclosure or mitigate its impact. $75,000
Northern California Urban Development San Mateo Support for the Foreclosure and Homeownership Prevention Program, which combines traditional counseling with a shared equity approach with the City of Menlo Park to stabilize the community and preserve home ownership. $75,000
Project Sentinel, Inc. Santa Clara and San Mateo Providing individual, one on one counseling for homeowners facing foreclosure. $75,000