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“Pursuing a dream”

“Pursuing a dream”

Sharon and Keshira have lived in their CASA apartment for ten years. Keshira, now a senior in high school,...

Martha

Martha

CASA  not only builds from the ground up, but also purchases aging buildings as preservation opportunities,...

Jimmy

Jimmy

Jimmy has lived in his apartment in Durham since 2011-- long before CASA owned the building. The community...

Brenda

Brenda lives in a duplex in Chapel Hill. Her home is clean, and the walls are decorated with news clippings...

Michael

Michael

Michael moved into his CASA apartment in early April 2022. He is 64 years old. His apartment is spotless,...

Ernest

Ernest

Ernest is a veteran and has lived in his CASA apartment since 2016. Before moving into his CASA apartment,...

Tremayne

Tremayne

  CASA tenant Tremayne lives in an apartment building specifically dedicated to veterans who have...

Marilyn

Marilyn

Marilyn was born and raised in the Triangle, and her whole family is here. Her parents are nearby, she’s got...

Edna

Edna

Edna has lived in her CASA apartment for over ten years. Originally from Washington D.C., she moved to...

“Music is my passion”

“Music is my passion”

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpMhz7RuiIY&feature=youtu.be Homelessness is painful for a lot of...

Sandra

Sandra

Sandra lives in a CASA community built especially for veterans who have experienced homelessness and are...

“My Own Place”

“My Own Place”

Gerry found CASA online after she lost her job and her apartment and moved in with family.  "I lost...

“Feels Like Home”

“Feels Like Home”

Manny, Cristina, and Jasmine are originally from Queens, NY.  They moved to North Carolina to live with...

Worth A Thousand Words

Worth A Thousand Words

We love this collage of tenant photes and quotes to remind us of what it means to have an affordable place...

Pamela

Pamela

When Pamela’s mom got sick, her world fell apart.  “She was my best friend,” Pamela says.  Her mother...

A Reason for Living

A Reason for Living

Bill moved into his CASA apartment as soon as construction was completed and the complex opened. “I love it...

Tommy & Shelia

Tommy & Shelia

Tommy and Shelia moved their family into their CASA apartment in May.  Before they arrived, they had been...

Jimmy

Jimmy

Before moving into his CASA apartment, Jimmy spent a good portion of his adult life homeless. He moved...