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Litchfield Housing Trust
PO Box 1121
Litchfield, CT 06759
860-567-4465
info@litchfieldhousingtrust.org
litchfieldhousingtrust.org

Date Incorporated: 1989
Purpose: Affordable housing.


Naugatuck Valley Housing Development Corporation
        c/o Naugatuck Valley Project
26 Ludlow St.
Waterbury, CT 06710
203-574-2410
nvp@conversent.net
naugatuckvalleyproject.org

Date Incorporated: 1983
Purpose: Rural community resiliency, economic development, organizing disperse community interests.
Land Holdings: Built or rehabilitated 107 housing units.
Partners: Naugatuck Valley Project is a community-based regional organization of twenty-one dues-paying religious congregations, housing cooperatives, labor union locals, and educational and small business organizations; Land trust is managed through  a sub-project, the Naugatuck Valley Housing Development Corporation.
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Sharon Housing Trust

P.O. Box 1168
Sharon, CT
860-364-8098
sharonhousingtrust.org

Date Incorporated: 2005
Purpose: Affordable housing for working-class families.
Land Holdings: One home built, one planned for construction.
Partners: Modeled after the Litchfield Housing Trust.
Funders:  State of Connecticut through a Small Town Economic Assistance Program,  individual community members.
Additional Information: Similar to Habitat for Humanity, SHT requests “sweat equity” from residents  as their home is being constructed.

Southeastern Connecticut Community Land Trust
539 Beach Rd
Voluntown, CT 06384
860-999-9999
info@sectclt.org 
sectclt.org

Date Incorporated: 2019
Purpose:  To hold land for the development and stewardship of permanently affordable housing, land for food production, green space, and facilities for community organizations.
Land Holdings: Remodeling a multi-family home.
Partners: Fresh New London, Voluntown Peace Trust, St. Francis House.
Funders: City of New London.
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