Camp Salute is on schedule for occupancy

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CLAYTON, NJ— The People for People Foundation of Gloucester County, in partnership with Conifer, LLC, is excited to announce that Camp Salute, a 76-unit affordable living, low to moderate income apartment complex is being developed as the first community built with a veteran and veteran surviving spouses preference is on schedule for occupancy.

According to Bernadette Blackstock, CEO and President of the People for People Foundation, “This has been an amazing process to see a dream like this come to life. ...

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A partnership solves the problem of at-risk homeless veterans.

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Over the past 10 years, the number of homeless and at-risk homeless veterans has risen across the country. Several states like California, Delaware and Conneticut have implement creative programs from utilizing recycled shipping containers into studio apartments to providing vouchers through HUD, to place veterans into permanent housing situations.

In Clayton, NJ a suburb of Philadelphia, PA, a partnership between a non-profit and for-profit is tackling the at-risk homeless situation holistically by creating an entire community with on-site support services.

The Camp ...

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Permanent housing available for veteran families, couples and surviving spouses of Veterans

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Permanent housing available for veteran families, couples and surviving spouses of Veterans

CLAYTON, NJ—In September 2018, Camp Salute is scheduled to be fully operational with residents.

According to People for People President, Bernadette Blackstock, “Things are moving right along and after our Application Day event, we have a majority of the one bedroom unit apartments accounted for. Now is the hard part—finding families and couples for the two and three bedroom units.”

The Camp Salute Community is a 76-unit apartment complex being built ...

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Applications being accepted!

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CLAYTON, NJ—After several years of planning the Camp Salute Community, a 76-unit apartment complex being built with a veteran and veteran surviving spouse preference, partners People for People and Conifer LLC have started accepting applications for residents. First occupancy is scheduled for early June 2018. With a room full of over 80 veterans and family from all over South Jersey, several regional veteran organizations worked with each veteran to fill out their application.

Organizations on hand included, People for People, Conifer, ...

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$22M complex will have apartments, service center for veterans

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CLAYTON – Bernadette Blackstock is thrilled that after seven years, she is finally starting to see a plan to house local veterans come to fruition.

Ground was broken Tuesday on Camp Salute, which will be a 76-bedroom apartment complex on Delsea Drive behind the Clayton Mews apartments.

The buildings will feature 19 apartments set ...

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ACE Helping Hands and People for People

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People for People Administers New Energy Program for Atlantic City Electric Customers

Atlantic City Electric (ACE) and People for People have partnered to create an electric assistance program called ACE Helping Hands. ACE Helping Hands’ purpose is to assist those in financ ial need with their electric bill.  The income guideline for the program will allow any ACE residential customer earning less than 400 percent of the federal poverty level to apply for a maximum grant of $200.  The grant will ...

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People for People to Spearhead GCVOAD

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The People for People Foundation has already started the process of forming the Gloucester County Voluntary Organizations Active in Disaster (VOAD) program. The mission is to bring together local organizations, government agencies, service clubs, fraternal organizations, veteran groups, businesses, and the public to become active in disaster assistance and to foster cooperation, and coordination in preparedness, response, and recovery so we can provide more effective services to people in our community affected by disaster.

With People for People’s standing in the ...

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Camp Salute

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Camp Salute Veterans Housing Program Awarded $1.7 Million In Tax Credits

 Housing Units Will Help Veterans

 WEST DEPTFORD – Senate President Steve Sweeney and Robert M. Damminger, Gloucester County Freeholder Director announced today that newly-created Camp Salute in Clayton was awarded $1.7 million in tax credits for the construction of 76 low-income housing units, primarily for veterans. The federal funds were awarded by the New Jersey Housing and Mortgage Finance Agency. The project is being pursued by the People for People ...

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