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Sept 20, 2022 Ryan VerWys – Affordable Housing in W Michigan
September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
Affordable Housing in W. Michigan: Working collaboratively to ensure all families have a place to call home.
Ryan VerWys started his career in Southern California, as a community organizer and youth pastor in South Los Angeles and Long Beach. From 2003-2014, he founded and directed a Christian non-profit dedicated to ending homelessness through affordable housing, providing employment opportunities for formerly incarcerated individuals, and asset based community development in economically marginalized neighborhoods. In 2015 he became the CEO of ICCF Community Homes where he serves alongside a team of talented people who are passionate about creating equitable opportunity and thriving neighborhoods by providing supportive services and creating and preserving affordable housing throughout the greater Grand Rapids community.