You're Invited!


March 7th and 8th from 6-8pm

(Doors open at 5:30pm)

Join Harborlight Homes' "Housing Institute"


The program runs from 6:00pm-8:00pm

  • Food will be provided  
  • Brief Informative Housing 101-style Learning Sessions 
  • Q & A with Industry Experts including Andrew DeFranza, Executive Director of Harborlight, others to be announced

Who is this for? City and town housing advocates, elected or appointed officials, Housing Trust or CPA committee members, or anyone who wants to learn the complexities (but necessity) of the how and why of affordable housing.

The Housing Institute will comprise of brief informative sessions with time for questions. It is our intent and hope that this information would be locally and readily available, and helpful to you advance affordable housing in your community, even if still in the discussion phase. 

Below are the topics we cover at the Housing Institute. Please do not hesitate to contact Marven Hyppolite at 781-521-7271 if you have any questions, comments or concerns regarding the event.

Housing Institute Topics:

  • Demystifying Housing
  • Financing Affordable Housing
  • Environmental & Zoning Considerations in Housing
  • MBTA Multi-family Zoning (light discussion)

 We look forward to seeing you!


March 7th and 8th, 2023

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM EST

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Gloucester Senior Center

8 Manuel F Lewis St, Gloucester, MA 01930

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We respectfully ask that you confirm your attendance February 28th 

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Marven Hyppolite

Education and Advocacy Coordinator