September 2, 2021 – HUD Awards $47 Million to Fight Housing Discrimination, Including $125,000 FHIP Grant to BNT
September 2, 2021 – HUD announced today that it had awarded $47.4 million to 120 fair housing organizations nationally under its Fair Housing Initiatives Program (FHIP). This included an award of $125,000 to support BNT’s education and outreach programming for the ensuing year, including free classes and counseling resources.
Please see the following HUD Press Release dated September 2, 2021:
HUD Awards over $47 million to Fight Housing Discrimination
If you believe you may have been the victim of housing discrimination, call BNT’s Fair Housing Hotline at 1-800-212-1691 and one of of our counselors will be happy to conduct a preliminary investigation of your claim for free.
BNT is one of just two HUD certified Fair Housing agencies in Connecticut providing education and outreach services, and the only COVID-19 Fair Housing Counselor Awardee in its MA, CT and RI tri-state region. As part of this grant, BNT provides free Fair Housing Classes monthly. To register for our free classes, please go to BNT Classes and also check out our BNT Class Calendar.