CHA Receives $600,000 CHIP Grant

On Friday November 13, CHA Executive Director, Shamica Tucker attended the awards ceremony for the 2020  Community HOME Investment program (CHIP) hosted by Georgia Department of Community Affairs in Jackson, GA. CHA received a $600,000 to   build seven houses in and around Walker's Bend. These properties will be available for purchase beginning 2022. This project compliments the work begun by Covington Community Housing  and GICH Team which worked in conjunction with CHA to stabilize the Walker's Bend Development after the 2008 recession.  The check was presented by DCA Commissioner Christopher Nunn and  DCA District 4 Regional Representative Corrine Thornton.