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Addressing Racial Inequities & Homelessness in Portland OR

A Community Convening will launch activities to address racial inequities and homelessness in Portland, OR today. C4’s SPARC initiative is collaborating with partners in Multnomah County to document who experiences homelessness and implement solutions.

During the convening, SPARC staff and local leaders and service providers will discuss the intersection of race and homelessness in […]

By |March 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

People of Color More Likely to Experience Homelessness: New Research

C4’s SPARC (Supporting Partnerships for Anti-Racist Communities) initiative released a new research report today documenting how people of color are dramatically more likely than White people to experience homelessness in the US.

This is the result of centuries of structural racism that have excluded historically oppressed people–particularly Black Americans and Native Americans–from equal access to […]

By |March 2nd, 2018|News|0 Comments

C4 Hosts National Summit on Racial Equity & Homelessness

The “Racial Equity & Homelessness Summit 2018: Redesign with Racial Equity,” hosted by C4’s SPARC initiative, took place place February 7-8 in Seattle, WA. The summit was sponsored by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the Raikes Foundation.

The goal of the Summit was to ensure racial equity is prioritized and fully integrated within redesign […]

By |March 1st, 2018|News|0 Comments

C4 Expert Keynotes World AIDS Day Event

Lonnie McAdoo, Trainer, will be a keynote speaker at “World AIDS Day Lowell” on Friday, December 1, 2017. This free event at the Lowell Community Health Center (161 Jackson Street, Lowell, MA) from 5-8 pm includes speakers, resources, music, and performances. The event is sponsored by Circle Home, LHI, Lowell Community Health Center, and United […]

By |November 30th, 2017|News|0 Comments

C4 Experts Present at Evaluation 2017 Conference

C4 experts are presenting during Evaluation 2017, a conference sponsored by the American Evaluation Association from November 9-11 in Washington, DC.

Kathleen Ferreira, Director of Research and Evaluation and Catriona Wilkey, Deputy Director are participating in a workshop on “Prevention and Intervention Strategies for Substance Use Disorders at the Federal, State, and Local Levels” on November […]

By |November 8th, 2017|News|0 Comments

C4 Experts Present at HOME Conference

Several C4 experts are presenting during the Montgomery County Coalition for the Homeless 2017 HOME Conference on November 6 in Baltimore, MD.

Jeff Olivet, CEO is giving the keynote address, moderating a roundtable discussion on federal policy, and participating in the closing plenary on a “Vision for the Future.” Lonnie McAdoo, Trainer is presenting about “Don’t […]

By |November 6th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Youth Substance Use Prevention & Early Intervention Convening

Kristen Paquette, Senior Vice President and Laura Winn, Deputy Director are participating in a Youth Substance Use Prevention & Early Intervention convening sponsored by the Conrad N. Hilton Foundation November 1-2 in Washington, DC.

Winn is moderating a panel discussion on “Engaging Young People in Policy, Advocacy, and Practice” on November 1 from 2-3:30 pm. […]

By |November 1st, 2017|News|0 Comments

C4 Trainer Presenting at Canadian Conference on Ending Homelessness

Ken Kraybill, Lead Trainer, is presenting during a pre-conference session at the National Conference on Ending Homelessness from October 24-25 in Winnipeg, Canada. Kraybill joins a team teaching about best practices in training on October 24. He is also sharing resources from t3 (think. teach. transform.), our innovative training institute, at an information table. The […]

By |October 23rd, 2017|News|0 Comments

C4 Leadership Participates in Recovery Housing Summit

Livia Davis, C4’s Chief Learning Officer, is participating in the “Annual Best Practices Summit” sponsored by the National Alliance for Recovery Residences from October 16-18 in Chicago, IL.

The Summit is dedicated to sharing best practices for the operation of recovery residences. C4 is a co-sponsor of the Summit.

The Center for Social Innovation promotes best […]

By |October 16th, 2017|News|0 Comments

Congrats, Marc Dones, True Leader Award Recipient!

Marc Dones, Associate Director of Equity Initiatives, received the “True Leader Award” during the 40 to None Summit on October 3. Every year the 40 to None Summit, sponsored by True Colors Fund, honors leaders working to end lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning (LGBTQ) youth homelessness. Marc spoke earlier in the day at […]

By |October 4th, 2017|News|0 Comments