Call to ACTION! Ask Your Mayor to Sign Letter to Congress Supporting the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act of 2021

As you know, the Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act (AHCIA) of 2021S. 1136 and H.R. 2573, was introduced on April 15. Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan is leading a letter in partnership with the ACTION Campaign to support the recently reintroduced bipartisan, bicameral AHCIA of 2021Please reach out and ask your Mayors to support the AHCIA of 2021. Mayors can contact Ayrianne Parks at aparks@enterprisecommunity.org to add their name or ask questions about the bill or the letter. The deadline for signatures is Monday, May 3.

A number of Mayors signed a similar letter last year. Please be sure to mention to your Mayor if they supported in the past.

Join the ACTION Campaign!

Another great way to build support for the AHCIA is to encourage your partners to join the over 2,400 businesses and organizations who are already members of the ACTION Campaign. Membership is free!

By joining the ACTION Campaign today, your organization will be included as a signatory on a letter to Congress in support of the AHCIA. The letter will include all existing ACTION members, so make sure to encourage your partners (developers, local affordable housing organizations, contractors, property management firms—anyone who participates in affordable housing utilizing the Housing Credit) to join ACTION now.

In addition to reaching out to your peer organizations and networks through email, you can also help us get more support for the AHCIA and ACTION by sharing these messages on Twitter and LinkedIn!

Take Action on Twitter

  • Join us, along with 2,400+ businesses & orgs, to support the NEW #AffordableHousing Credit Improvement Act. Become a member (free) and sign onto the @HousingACTION letter to Congress rentalhousingaction.org/join

  • New #AffordableHousing Credit Improvement Act = est. 2 million homes for families, veterans, seniors, homeless youth and others. Join @HousingACTION for news on all things #HousingCredit & #AHCIA: rentalhousingaction.org/join

Take Action on LinkedIn

  • The Affordable Housing Credit Improvement Act (AHCIA) of 2021, S. 1136 and H.R. 2573, was introduced on April 15. Sign the ACTION Campaign letter and join +2,400 businesses and organizations who support #AffordableHousing and the AHCIA. Membership is free and ACTION is the resource for custom #AffordableHousing advocacy materials and support, plus the latest news and updates on all things #HousingCredit http://rentalhousingaction.org/join

If you have any questions or wish to remove your organization from the letter, contact Krista D’Alessandro at kdalessandro@enterprisecommunity.org.

Krista D'Alessandro is the tax policy analyst at Enterprise Community Partners. The ACTION Campaign is co-chaired by Enterprise and the National Council of State Housing Agencies.

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