January 11, 2019

Donate to the Cedar Street Family Fund

DONATE to the Cedar Street Family Fund! The North Camden neighborhood experienced a tragedy on December 20th, 2018, when a fire on the 900 block of Cedar Street damaged five homes, leaving several people injured and displacing 19 residents. News coverage of the fire can be found here. At the […]
January 10, 2019

Project Spotlight: Downspout Planter Boxes

A neighborhood initiative called “The North Camden Stormwater Project” is bringing decorative planter boxes to the front of residents’ homes with a grant from the NJ Department of Environmental Protection 319(h) program, in partnership with the Camden County Soil Conservation District, Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program, and CLHI. The […]
October 31, 2018

Community Harvest Fest 2018

On Tuesday, October 30th, the Block Supporter Initiative hosted a Community Harvest Fest at the Community Garden at 3rd and Erie Streets, organized by Camden resident Jackie Santiago. Attended by over 150 people, Camden families painted pumpkins, enjoyed freshly made popcorn, and received goodie bags stocked with candy and games. […]
July 26, 2018

328 State Street for Sale!

328 State Street FOR SALE! Interested buyers should contact Betsy Clifford, Executive Director of CLHI at (856) 342-8088 or bclifford@clhi.org.  Corner, over-sized lot with 20-year young home with 3 bedroom and 1.5 baths. Brand new kitchen cabinets, counter-tops, and appliances including gas range, continuous wood-look vinyl plank (waterproof!) entire 1st floor […]
July 20, 2018

Decorative Board Up Brightens North Camden

On July 9th, CLHI and our partners – The Neighborhood Foundation and the Camden Community Development Association (CCDA) – kicked off this summer’s Decorative Board Up program! In its 5th year, the initiative is providing 3 local jobs, engaging community volunteers, and giving a makeover to about 75 abandoned houses […]
June 25, 2018

PULSE Interns Bring Health Focus to North Camden

This summer, CLHI is proudly partnering with the Cooper Medical School at Rowan University‘s PULSE (Pre-Medical Urban Leadership Summer Enrichment) program to host two talented, enthusiastic interns – Priscilla Ahwin and Adam Perez! Priscilla and Adam are building capacity within our community initiatives while also crafting their own health-focused workshops, […]
May 9, 2018

Pino Wins a Russ Berrie Making a Difference Award

“There is no greater life than knowing you helped a fellow human being.” – Russell Berrie, 1933-2002 On Friday, May 4th, surrounded by his family and friends, Benigno (Pino) Rodriguez – the Founder and Director of the Camden Block Supporter Initiative – accepted a Russ Berrie Making a Difference Award from […]
May 3, 2018

Welcome, Danielle and Nancy!

Camden Lutheran Housing, Inc. is excited to welcome two new talented staff members to our team! Danielle Jimoh is our new Office Administrator! You’ll see her smiling face when you come into our office at 800 Galindez Court. A North Camden native who has dedicated the past 20 years of […]
March 16, 2018

Hiring: Office Administrator

Job Title Office Administrator Full-Time position with benefits Reports to Executive Director Works Closely with Director of Finance, Staff Attorney, Property Management/Maintenance Staff Summary of Position CLHI is looking for a highly skilled and reliable Office Administrator to join our team! This position requires a friendly and highly organized individual […]
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