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Jamboree’s mission is to create opportunity for our residents with the homes we build and the services we provide. It’s an opportunity for families, seniors and those with special needs to access homes they can afford, with distinctive re... Read more
Jamboree’s mission is to create opportunity for our residents with the homes we build and the services we provide. It’s an opportunity for families, seniors and those with special needs to access homes they can afford, with distinctive resident services that are responsive and that strengthen the community.
We achieve our mission through the development and construction of new affordable rental and for-sale housing; the preservation of existing affordable housing units through acquisition and rehabilitation; and partnerships with cities to develop broader community and economic opportunities.
Housing with Heart runs the resident services programs at 40 properties across California, including 10 in Sacramento. Our staff serves thousands of families and individuals with programs and activities that include: after-school programs, computer training, financial literacy, resource referrals, ESL classes, sports, cooking classes, and various social activities. Housing with Heart is associated with the Jamboree Housing Corporation, a non-profit developer of affordable housing based inIrvine. The vast majority of the families who live in our buildings are considered lower-income, earning 80% or less of the area median income.