The Thought Leadership Series on Housing Affordability in Greater Washington began in partnership with Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers to highlight the challenges with housing in the region and to develop consensus on ways forward.
This week, Leadership Greater Washington (LGW) and the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers (WRAG) presented Session VI of the Thought Leadership Series on housing affordability in the region entitled, ‘Housing Affordability with a New Administration.’
Last week LGW members came together to continue our discussion on the regional housing crisis, this time from an employer’s perspective. At Session V of the Thought Leadership Series on housing affordability, entitled “Solving the Housing Crisis for Employers,” members engaged with a panel of industry experts on how businesses can improve their employees’ and prospective employees’ access to sensible housing options:
LGW members met for their fourth session in the Thought Leadership Series on housing affordability. We welcomed some of the region’s top leaders on the housing issue for a moderated discussion on the scope of the housing supply problem, projections on its growth, and some possible ways forward out of the region's crisis.
Leadership Greater Washington members recently took an on-the-ground look at successful affordable housing projects in Arlington, VA with some of the region’s key organizations addressing the affordable housing crisis. LGW’s third session in the Thought Leadership Series on housing affordability provided members the opportunity to learn about concrete solutions, to encourage community development and improve equitable access to sensible housing options.
In January, Leadership Greater Washington and the Washington Regional Association of Grantmakers (WRAG) continued their discussion about housing affordability in the region at the second session of the 18-month Thought Leadership Series. LGW members were joined by the following panel of experts to explore connections between housing, transportation and employee recruitment/retention:
Washington, D.C. – On Thursday, November 12, Leadership Greater Washington gave active members a first taste of the Thought Leadership Series on affordable housing – a new, multi-session LGW program designed to go in-depth into one of the region’s most critical issues.