21st Annual Affordable Housing Leadership Awards

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Please save the date for our 22nd Annual Affordable Housing Leadership Awards on Thursday, May 3, 2018 from 5pm to 8pm at The City Club of San Francisco. 

MAY 4, 2017, from 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM, at The City Club of San Francisco

Thank you to everyone who joined and supported us at our 21st annual Leadership Awards, where we as a community celebrated the outstanding leadership and commitment of this year’s awardees – The San Francisco Foundation, the many leaders of the Resident Services Cohort, and Paul Sussman. Together, we will continue our momentum from November to build and strengthen local and regional solutions for affordable homes.

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Catherine A. Bauer Lifetime Achievement Award

Paul Sussman

For his decades of service to Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation as CFO and previously NCCLF, and his immense contributions to the field and our communities.

Outstanding Philanthropic Leader

The San Francisco Foundation

For their catalytic role in NPH’s electoral strategy that led to winning $2 billion for affordable homes in three Bay Area Counties, and for their commitment to advancing equity.

All- Star Partners

The Resident Services Cohort

For our members who led affordable housing resident voter engagement efforts that uplifted a critical voting constituency to support our ballot measure campaigns and help win major new investment for affordable homes.

Thank you to all of our sponsors!

Community Economics
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Community Voice
Community Pillar

Affirmed Housing

Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. Insurance Brokers, Inc.

Association for Energy Affordability

BBI Construction

Beneficial State Bank

California Housing Finance Agency (CalHFA)

Christian Church Homes

D&H Construction

EAH Housing

Episcopal Senior Communities

Gubb & Barshay LLP

James E. Roberts-Obayashi Corporation

Jones Hall

Mithun I Solomon

Nibbi Brothers General Contractors

Raymond James Tax Credit Funds, Inc.

Silicon Valley Bank


Armanino LLP

Bay Area Local Initiatives Support Corporation/National Equity Fund

Beacon Communities

Burbank Housing Development Corporation

California Housing Partnership


Century Housing

Charities Housing

Chinatown Community Development Center

Core Affordable Housing

David Baker Architects

East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation

Emerald Fund

Equity Community Builders and Ben Golvin & Karen Klein

FineLine Construction

First Community Housing

Goldfarb & Lipman LLP

Habitat for Humanity East Bay/Silicon Valley

Herman Coliver Locus Architecture

Housing Authority of the County of Santa Clara

Housing Trust Silicon Valley

Leddy Maytum Stacy Architects

Life Skills Training and Educational Programs, Inc.

Low Income Investment Fund

Lubin Olson & Niewiadomski LLP

Midstate Construction

Mission Housing Development Corporation

Northern California Community Loan Fund

Pahl & McCay

Paulett Taggart Architects

PYATOK architecture + urban design

Related California

Resources for Community Development

San Francisco Housing Development Corporation

Silicon Valley Community Foundation

Sun Light & Power

The John Stewart Company

Thompson Dorfman

TWM Architects + Planners

US Bank

Van Meter Williams Pollack LLP

Friendly Neighbor

Anne Phillips Architecture

BAR Architects

Chuck & Jennifer Cornell

City of San Jose Department of Housing

Clearinghouse CDFI


Community Housing Partnership

Community Housing Sonoma County

Craig Meltzner & Associates

Devine & Gong, Inc.

Episcopal Community Services

Farella Braun + Martel LLP

Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco

Habitat for Humanity Greater San Francisco

Helen Dunlap

Jacquie Hoffman

Kava Massih Architects

Landesign Construction & Maintenance, Inc.

Pacific Housing, Inc.

Palo Alto Housing

Public Interest Law Project

Saida + Sullivan Design Partners

Satellite Affordable Housing Associates

SGPA Architecture and Planning

Spiteri, Narasky & Daley, LLP

Sunseri Construction, Inc.

Movement Partners

Council of Community Housing Organizations

East Bay Housing Organizations

Housing Leadership Council of San Mateo County