Post-Auction Reflection

For four years, The Tricycle Collective has partnered with United Community Housing Coalition to contribute money toward the purchase of homes in the tax foreclosure auction. We have traditionally donated $500 (the starting bid) for families with young children to help them buy the homes they already own in the […]

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King’s Heartbreak

Parents try to protect their children from so much. As a society, we like to think that many of our city’s issues are “grown-up” issues. The fact is, when we take homes from people, we take homes from kids. We need to acknowledge that reality. It is critical that we […]

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Artemis’s Truth

At our 3rd annual storytelling event, Artemis shared the her story of being a determined mother who will do whatever she can to care for her children, and that story, like so many, culminates in a fight for her home. “Do you pay your taxes, or do you take care […]

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