Cisco to donate USD 50 mln to Santa Clara homelessness partnership

Tuesday 27 March 2018 | 09:21 CET | News
Cisco has announced a USD 50 million commitment over the next 5 years to Destination: Home, a public-private partnership that's helping end homelessness in Santa Clara County. The aim is to use the money and existing public resources to build more housing for the most vulnerable residents, improve technology capacity across the homeless services sector and invest in evidence-based practices to most effectively help individuals and families in need of support and stability.

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