Get to Know Our Tenants

“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...

Tahirah

Tahirah

Tahirah moved into her CASA apartment with her teenage daughter and infant grandson.  "I've always been...

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...

The Gift of Home: Friendship

The Gift of Home: Friendship

One of CASA's most loveable communities is standing on a quiet street in Knightdale.  Converted from a home...

Father’s Day at Home

Father’s Day at Home

This weekend, Aaron is enjoying a Father's Day that's been a long time coming. Aaron served in the Marine...

Keshira

Keshira

Keshira and her mom were used to moving.  By the time she was 8 years old, Keshira's mom Sharon estimates...

Alonza

Alonza

Alonza is a Raleigh, NC native, but he grew up in Washington D.C.  As a young adult, he was successful...

Thomas

Thomas

Thomas is the youngest of eight children from Kinston, NC.  He entered the Air Force in 1980 after his high...

Anita and Robert

Anita and Robert

Anita has lived in her CASA apartment for 10 years. She wakes up early each morning and sits outside with...

Michael

Michael

Michael is a U.S. Army veteran.   He spent three years in Germany in the early seventies and loved being in...

Dessie

Dessie

Dessie moved in her CASA apartment just in time to ring in 2016 in her new home.  She had been on CASA’s...