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  • 12/22/2015: Portland Tribune: Home for the holidays - and beyond
  • 12/21/2015: KOIN 6: Portland homes get repaired with city grants
  • 12/20/15: The Columbian: Families in search of secure housing face vicious cycle
  • 12/18/2015: OPB: How Portland Housed Homeless Vets in a City with No Vacancy
  • 12/17/2015: Affordable Housing Finance:  Across the Nation: AHF highlights 51 LIHTC developments that have come online this year (click on map to view)
  • 12/1/2015: GoLocalPDX:  REACH Begins Home Repairs for Displaced Residents
  • 11/20/15: The Columbian: Vancouver projects eye affordable housing
  • 11/11/15: North American Passive House Network includes Orchards at Orenco in recent book on Net Zero Buildings Passive House and Renewables
  • 11/6/15: Portland Business Journal: REACH-ing to make a bigger impact
  • 9/30/15: OregonLive: New Avenues for Youth opens city’s first housing program for LGBTQ homeless youth
  • 9/22/2015: Orchards Receives Oregon Opportunity Network 2015 Golden Hammer Award - Read More
  • 9/18/15: Politico Magazine: The House That Could Save The World
  • 9/17/15: Portland Tribune: Developer Continues to Push for Efficiency in Affordable Housing
  • 9/16/15: OregonLive: Energy-Efficient Orchards at Orenco Building in Hillsboro Receives National Recognition
  • 9/16/15: Portland Tribune: REACH Snares National Award for Passive House Apartments in Hillsboro
  • 9/16/15: REACH Wins North American Passive House Award - Read More
  • 9/3/15: Hillsboro Tribune: Orchards at Orenco Featured in New E-Book
  • 8/27/15: OregonLive: Orchards at Orenco Apartment Building Mentioned in ‘Passive House’ e-book
  • 8/27/15: Portland Business Journal: Orchards at Orenco, One of Oregon’s Greenest Buildings, Gets National Spotlight
  • 8/26/15: Green Building Advisor: Here Are the Basics on Passivhaus
  • 8/26/15: treehugger: Made for each other - Net Zero and Passive House
  • 8/26/15: Orchards at Orenco Touted as a Building Fighting Climate Change - Read More
  • 8/26/15: REACH Names Pamela Benoit as Chief Financial Officer - Read More
  • 8/13/15: Portland Business Journal-HealthCare Northwest: Ambitious Health Experiment Rolls Out to 1,400 Portland Residents
  • 8/8/15: mid-county Memo: Gilman Court Grand Opening Attracts Politicians, Well-Wishers
  • 7/29/15: HUD.GOV Model Building
  • 7/20/15: KOIN TV: What Exactly is Affordable Housing?
  • 7/15/15: GoLocalPDX: Portland Development Agency Opens New Low Income Senior Housing
  • 7/13/15: Congressman Blumenauer Welcomes New Senior Housing - Read More
  • 6/30/15: Portland Tribune: Welcome to the Neighborhood
  • 6/29/15: KPTV12: Oregon Home to Largest Energy-Efficient Affordable Living Apartment Complex
  • 6/29/15: OregonLive: North America’s Largest ‘Passive House’ Opens in Hillsboro, and it’s Actually 57 Affordable Homes
  • 6/25/15: Oregon Set to Have Largest Passive House Building in N America - Read More
  • 6/22/15: REACH Opens Affordable, Innovative Passive House Development - Read More
  • 6/19/15: Daily Journal of Commerce: Atypical Affordable Housing
  • 6/18/15: MultifamilyBiz: Affordable Housing Community Built to Passive House Energy Standards to Open in Oregon
  • 6/16/15: REACH Opens Largest Passive House Building in North America - Welcomes Congresswoman Bonamici - Read More
  • 6/5/15: Portland Business Journal: 2015 Better Bricks Sustainable Project of the Year Profile
  • 6/4/15: Portland Business Journal: Scenes from the 2015 Better Bricks Commercial Real Estate Awards
  • 6/4/15: REACH Receives Portland Business Journal’s Better Bricks Sustainable Project of the Year - Read More
  • 6/3/15: Portland Business Journal: Inside Hillsboro’s $14M Passive House-Certified Affordable Housing Project
  • 5/27/15: Huffington Post: Leading the Way to End Veteran Homelessness
  • 5/26/15: Portland Business Journal: Meet the 2015 Better Bricks Commercial Real Estate Award Winners
  • 5/11/15: The Columbian: Group Preserves Affordability at Washougal Complex
  • May 2015: Dwell magazine: Super Green Affordable Housing Introduces Passive Design to the Masses
  • 4/29/15: REACH CDC Completes Preservation Project in Washington - Read More
  • 4/20/15: Affordable Housing Finance: Looking Up: Top Developers Continue to Produce
  • 4/20/15: REACH CDC Named in the Top 50 Developers by Affordable Housing Finance - Read More
  • 4/1/15: Mid County Memo: First Tenants Move Into Gilman Court April 15
  • 3/23/15: Affordable Housing Finance: 7 Innovative Resident Programs
  • 3/10/15: Affordable Housing Finance: Developers Get Aggressive with Passive House Design
  • 2/15/15: The Columbian: Charity struggles to meet east county’s hidden need
  • 1/8/15: Portland Business Journal: Next for Lents: A Steampunk Carousel Park, Mixed-Use Development — or Both?


  • 12/17/13: Daily Journal of Commerce: Construction of Luxury Apartments Under Way at Orenco Station
  • 12/16/13: REACH Receives $50,000 Grant from Kaiser Permanente Community Fund - Read More
  • 12/11/13: The Reflector: County Leader Honored as Friend of Housing
  • 11/21/13: Portland Tribune: More Affordable Housing on the Horizon
  • 11/15/13: Portland Business Journal: $17M for REACH to Build 117 Affordable Homes
  • 11/12/13: REACH Receives Receives $17 Million to Build 117 New Homes - Read More
  • 11/7/13: Portland Business Journal: The List-Portland’s Top Real Estate Nonprofits
  • 11/6/13: FM News 101 KXL: Residents of Portland Housing Unit Display Art
  • 11/6/13: Oregon Herald: REACH CDC Celebrates Portland’s First Thursday Artists
  • 11/6/13: REACH Celebrates Portland’s First Thursday Artists - Read More
  • November 2013: Mid-County Memo: Glisan Commons’ Design Tweaked
  • 10/30/13: The Columbian: Greenwood Named a Friend of Housing
  • 10/23/13: Washington State Housing Finance Commission Honors Leah Greenwood as Friend of Housing - Read More
  • 10/3/13: REACH Ranked as One of the Top Nonprofits to Work For in Oregon by Oregon Business magazine- Read More
  • 9/16/13: OregonLive: Low-Income Apartments Citywide Preserved by Portland Housing Bureau, Nonprofit and Private Partners
  • 8/29/13: Sacramento Bee: Four Senior Housing Organizations Receive 2013 MetLife Foundation Awards
  • 8/28/13: Walnut Park Apartments Wins 2013 MetLife Foundation Award for Excellence in Affordable Housing - Read More.  See a slideshow of all of the winners.
  • 8/27/13: REACH Welcomes Mary McBride and The Home Tour - Read More
  • 8/20/13: Street Roots: Nick Fish: A Preservation Story
  • 8/16/13: Portland Business Journal: The Promise Returns to South Waterfront
  • 8/8/13: Portland Observer: Home Repairs for Senior Homeowners
  • 7/25/13: The Columbian:Vancouver Housing Nonprofit Shores up Services
  • 7/11/13:  New Grant for ACE Helps Seniors Stay Safe in Their Homes - Read More
  • 7/3/13: Dept of Housing and Urban Development newsletter - Green Roof at Gray’s Landing
  • 6/27/13: Enterprise Community Partners: “Organizational Sustainability in the Pacific Northwest’s Affordable Housing Development Community”
  • 7/6/13: Gray’s Landing Receives National Affordable Housing Management Association Vanguard Award: Read More
  • 6/1/13: SE Examiner: REACH Hires New Director
  • 5/31/13: Portland Business Journal: For Nonprofits It’s About Quality More Than Quantity
  • 5/21/13: National Housing Institute: REACH CDC Names New Executive Director
  • 5/21/13: The Columbian: Regional Housing Nonprofit Teams with Portland Group
  • 5/20/13: Portland Business Journal: Portland Housing Agency Extends its REACH
  • 5/15/13: REACH - Affordable Community Environments (ACE) Announce Strategic Partnership - Read More
  • 5/13/13: Housing & Urban Development Blog: 11x13 “Getting It Done”
  • 5/2/13: The Wall Street Journal: NeighborWorks America Brings More than 2,100 Community Development Professionals to Portland to Participate in Training Institute
  • 4/26/13: Daily Journal of Commerce: Nonprofit’s Purchase Preserves Property as Affordable Housing
  • 4/26/13: REACH Honors Jewish Service Week - Read More
  • 4/2/13: REACH Preserves 51 Homes for Senior Citizens - Read More
  • 3/18/13: Portland Business Journal: Nonprofit Housing Group REACH Taps Chicago Exec as CEO
  • 3/18/13:  REACH Announces New Chief Executive Officer - Read More
  • 3/14/13: OregonLive: Multnomah County, Portland Eye Grant to Identify Housing Hazards Facing Disabled Seniors
  • 3/4/13: OregonLive: Hillsboro City Council Will Vote on Orenco Development: Washington County Roundup
  • 2/21/13: OregonLive: Affordable Housing Development Slated for Hillsboro’s Orenco Neighborhood Awarded Federal Funds
  • 2/10/13: Portland Business Journal: REACH Lands $750K for Affordable Housing Project
  • 2/19/13: REACH Receives Second Award of $750,000 for Orenco Project - Read More
  • 2/1/13: U S Green Building Council Awards Gray’s Landing LEED® Platinum Certification - Read More
  • 1/14/13: REACH Partners With Oregon Humanities Project-Beyond Bars: Re-envisioning the Prison System - Read More
  • 1/8/13: Daily Journal of Commerce: REACH Receives Financial Boost for Hillsboro Project
  • 1/7/13:  Portland Business Journal: REACH Gets Half-Million from Meyer Trust
  • 1/7/13: REACH Awarded $500,000 from Meyer Memorial Trust for Orenco Project - Read More


  • 12/15/10:  REACH to Develop First Affordable Housing in the South Waterfront Neighborhood Read more
  • 11/24/10:  REACH Awarded $25,000 from The Oregon Community Foundation to Support our Resident Services and Financial Literacy Programs Read more
  • 8/20/2010:  REACH Wins Federal Recovery Act Dollars to Help Us “Go Green”  Read more
  • 7/8/2010:  REACH Celebrates the Grand Re-Opening of the Admiral Apartments.  Read more
  • 6/15/2010:  REACH Celebrates the Grand Re-Opening of Walnut Park Apartments.  Read more
  • 6/5/2010:  REACH Teams Up with Renovation Concepts to Help a Southeast Portland Resident Read more
  • 3/10/2010:  REACH Partners with IBEW and Irvington Covenant CDC to “Construct Hope”  Read more
  • 1/14/2010:  REACH Parners with National IBEW to Promote National Community Service Project Day Read more
  • 11/17/209:  The Oregonian - Housing and the Three Grandmas Good Deeds
  • 08/2009: East Portland News - Volunteers REACH out — helping Lents’ senior homeowners
  • 8/1/2009:  REACH Awarded a $30,000 Gift from The Grainger Foundation to Support our Resident Services and Youth Development Programs Read more
  • 2/4/09:  Daily Journal of Commerce - Overlook neighborhood gets new affordable housing
2008 and Prior
  • 12/12/08:  Street Roots - Safety In Numbers
  • 6/11/06:  NY Times - A Neighborhood Rises From the Waterfront