August Advocacy 2022

Each year, the National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials (NAHRO) launches an August Advocacy campaign to advocate for affordable housing and community development programs. During the campaign, send an advocacy letter from our Action Alert Center to speak up for your community. 

Advocacy Letter Topics

Federal Housing Solutions Work

Address Housing Scarcity

Expand Access to Housing Vouchers

Increase Housing Voucher Effectiveness

Preserve Public Housing

Pass Timely, Robust Annual Approps

August Advocacy Agenda

The NAHRO team prepared an agenda for this year’s campaign. Learn more about this year’s letter topics and policy recommendations by downloading the 2022 August Advocacy Agenda. 

2022 Accomplishments

Advocacy Letters
Site Visits

Site Visits

Make a more personal connection with your legislators and their staff by inviting them to a site visit. The NAHRO team can help you schedule and report your in-person or virtual site visits.

Contact Legislative Affairs

Tess Hembree

Director of Legislative Affairs


Phone: (202) 580 – 7225 

Jenna Hampton

Legislative Affairs Analyst


Phone: (202) 580 – 7202

The National Association of Housing and Redevelopment Officials, which was established in 1933, is a membership organization of more than 19,500 housing and community development providers and professionals throughout the United States. NAHRO members create and manage affordable housing for low- and middle-income families, and support vibrant communities that enhance the quality of life for all. They administer more than 3 million homes for more than 8 million people.