Sheltering Refugees in Sacramento

The housing crisis affects tens of millions of people in the U.S., but few more than refugees. 

Struggling with rent is defined as spending more than 30% of your income on rent. That describes over half of the country according to the U.S. Census Bureau. Housing insecurity impacts lower-income people the most and is exacerbated by issues such as a lack of rental or credit history. Recently settled refugees tend to have low income and as newcomers, no in-country rental or credit history. 

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