While some have said they thought this program was a hand-out, we see it as a hand-up. Why someone is homeless is beyond the scope of this program. This program using the "housing-first" approach to helping people transition.
Working with local charitable agencies, students identify participants that are suitable candidates to transition into tiny homeownership through community services hours in the Tiny Town Association ARTO Program.
Learning about local homelessness
Understanding how homelessness happens
Identifying candidates that are ready to transition back into society
Teaching basic living skills through tiny home operations
Community service training
Our Tiny Home Design Challenge was created to stimulate change by acknowledging creative thinkers. We provide grants and...
The Develop Program has students planning, arranging permits and preparing the site for a tiny homeowner.
Our Build Program takes the winning designs selected the previous year and uses them to build the tiny homes in the program this year.