New Life Community Updates

Thomas Irwin
Helping our Church Engage our Community
Created 25 Sep 2020
  • Advocating for More Affordable Housing in California
    28 May 2021 • 2 min read
    Hey all, I know it has been a little while since you have heard from me on this listserv, but I wanted you to be aware of some of the things going on at the state level regarding housing bills. Housin...
  • Vaccines, Renters and Community Listening
    17 Mar 2021 • 1 min read
    Hey Church Family, This is a busy week for our church as we help our community! Hopefully, you all are aware of some of what is going on, but in case you are not, here is a brief overview: 1) Mobile V...
  • Mobile Vaccinations and Housing Update
    04 Mar 2021 • 2 min read
    Hey all, I hope everyone is doing well! I wanted to give a quick update on a few various fronts! LA City Housing Element We will start with a quick, good news update: the motion before the LA City cou...
  • Follow Up Action on Fair Housing
    16 Feb 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hey Church family, I hope everyone is well! Last week, I talked a little bit about the intersection between overcrowding in our neighborhood and the impact we have seen COVID have on our community. If...
  • LA, Overcrowding and COVID
    03 Feb 2021 • 2 min read
    Hey Church Family, Once again, thank you to everyone who sent a letter last week. I will be updating you on matters regarding renters and rental relief in the weeks to come. This week, I wanted to bri...
  • Quick Update: the Bill Passes
    29 Jan 2021 • < 1 min read
    Hey all, Thank you to all of you who read yesterday’s email and sent an email to the state legislature. Because of the overwhelming sentiment that we need to offer a fair pathway out of rental debt be...
  • Rent Relief and the Eviction Moratorium
    27 Jan 2021 • 3 min read
    Hey Church Family, I hope you all are doing well. Given the recent holidays and COVID surge, this listserv took a couple of weeks off while there was not a lot happening on a city-wide level. However,...
  • New Action Item on Homelessness
    01 Dec 2020 • 2 min read
    Hey all, Hope everyone had a wonderful thanksgiving, and is doing well! Also thanks to all who were able to contact the city council next week. You can still sign the petition to oppose the city counc...
  • Quick Update on Homelessness
    25 Nov 2020 • < 1 min read
    Thanks to all that took the time to submit a public comment today for today’s hearing! Also, my apologies for forgetting to include the link to the petition. The good news is that you can still sign i...
  • Update on Housing and Homelessness
    24 Nov 2020 • 1 min read
    Hey Church Family, Thanks to those who submitted a petition or public comment last week for the new housing plan for LA City. The plan passed the PLUM committee (Planning and Land Use) unanimously, so...
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