Foreclosure Prevention Grantees - 2013

Organization Area served Purpose Amount
Able Works San Mateo County Support for the LiveAble program, serving South San Mateo County residents with foreclosure intervention, credit counseling and first-time homebuyer education. $25,000
Asian Inc. San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Support for Foreclosure Prevention/Intervention Program that helps distressed homeowners to avoid foreclosure or, when that is not feasible, to mitigate foreclosure consequences. $40,000
Community Legal Services in East Palo Alto San Mateo County Support for continuing Foreclosure Prevention Legal Services program, which provides comprehensive legal assistance to homeowners and tenants facing foreclosure, and takes measures to prevent and mitigate deceptive lending practices in low-income communities. $40,000
Housing and Economic Rights Advocates (HERA) San Mateo County Support for HERA’s Foreclosure Prevention and Economic Security Project - San Mateo County to help increase the financial stability of San Mateo County homeowners and allow former homeowners to stay in their homes. $40,000
Law Foundation of Silicon Valley Santa Clara County Mitigate the prevalence and severity of foreclosures in Santa Clara County by providing outreach and foreclosure-related legal services to affected homeowners, with a focus on South County (Gilroy, Morgan Hill, San Martin and surrounding areas). $20,000
Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County San Mateo County Support for Post-Foreclosure Eviction Defense project of the HomeSavers program, which aims to enforce the legal rights of tenants in post-foreclosure properties in order to prevent homelessness. $40,000
Neighborhood Housing Services Silicon Valley Santa Clara County Support for Foreclosure Prevention Education and Counseling Program, which assists homeowners who are delinquent in their mortgage payments or who are struggling to maintain them. $40,000
Project Sentinel San Mateo and Santa Clara counties Provide foreclosure prevention counseling to low- and moderate-income households living in cities in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. $40,000
    Total $285,000