Grantee Profile

National Housing Institute/Shelterforce Magazine

Grants to National Housing Institute/Shelterforce Magazine

  • $125,000Active Strategy

    2015 (Duration 3 years)


    MONTCLAIR, NEW JERSEY — For institutional support to expand coverage of How Housing Matters related topics that is oriented to a practitioner focused audience (over three years).

  • $50,000Active Strategy

    2011 (Inactive Grant)


    MONTCLAIR, NEW JERSEY — The National Housing Institute is an independent nonprofit research and education organization that provides vital information to the affordable housing and community development sector through its print and online publication of Shelterforce, the only national independent publication written for advocates, professionals, and policymakers dedicated to affordable housing and community economic development. It will use this grant to expand and deepen the magazine’s reporting and coverage of critical national affordable housing policy reforms that will be debated and enacted over the next two years, including the work of the MacArthur-supported Bipartisan Commission on Housing.

The MacArthur Foundation awarded National Housing Institute/Shelterforce Magazine $175,000 between 1983 and 2015.