DEHOFI was called out because Mrs. Smiley’s house was in need of repair. Her porch roof was leaking. Her front storm door wouldn’t lock. She needed a hand railing for her front steps. The siding on the house was coming loose in several locations. She lives alone and is not able to do the necessary repairs.
Be part of this important cause
Your tax-deductible donation is a crucial part in providing assistance to Delawareans in need. Since 2011, DEHOFI has provided grant funding for 17 low income first time buyers, accessed more than $16,000 that enabled a local partner organization to provide financial counseling to more than 500 individuals and families, has provided funding for 56 income qualified individual or families to have essential repairs (roofs, heaters, access steps, mold removal etc.) and made a parallel grant to a local agency that works to keep low income seniors in their homes.