Our award-sinning program has been honored by local, state, and national organizations.

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True Leader Award, Apartment Association of South Central Wisconsin (2015): Dean Loumos, Housing Initiatives Executive Director, was recognized by the Apartment Association for his 20 years of leadership in affordable apartment homes. Dean is only the 3rd individual to receive this special award.


Chuck M. Hill, Sr. Award for Housing Excellence, Wisconsin Collaborative for Affordable Housing (2015): For his dedication to serving Wisconsin’s most vulnerable residents, Dean Loumos, Housing Initiatives Executive Director, was honored by this prestigious statewide award.


Door Knocker Award, U.S. Department of Housing & Urban Development (2011): Housing Initiatives’ Robert L. Beilman House (pictured above) received this national recognition for being an outstanding new development, providing permanent, supportive homes to homeless with mental illness.

Watch a video featuring a tour of the Beilman House