FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 21, 2021
Mississippi Home Corporation Announces Rental Assistance Fair
Mississippi Home Corporation (MHC) will be participating in a Rental Assistance Fair hosted by the City of Jackson in partnership with Entergy Mississippi, and Atmos Energy on July 23rd and 24th at the Mississippi Trade Mart Center. The event will take place July 23rd from 12:00 pm- 3:00 pm and July 24th from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.
Agents will be on-site to help individuals affected by COVID-19 with applications for MHC’s Rental Assistance for Mississippians Program (RAMP). Representatives from WSBA, Atmos, & Entergy will also be on-site.
RAMP can be used for rental assistance, rental arrears, as well as utilities and home energy costs including electricity, gas, water and sewer, trash removal, and energy costs, such as fuel oil.
Those who wish to apply at the event will need to have all the required documentation (see attached flyer).
To learn more about program eligibility please visit: www.ms-ramp.com/era
COVID-19 rules and regulations will be followed.
The Mississippi Home Corporation was created by the State in 1989 to serve as the State’s Housing Finance Agency. In that capacity, MHC administers the Mortgage Revenue Bond program and the Housing Tax Credit program, among numerous other programs. MHC’s mission is to enhance Mississippi’s long-term economic viability by financing safe, decent, affordable housing and helping working families build wealth.