Past Events

Free Homebuyer Education Course - THIS CLASS IS FULL

Free Homebuyer Education Course


Be introduced to professionals from the industry and build your team for success. You will learn about the home-buying process - including credit, budgeting, banking, down payment assistance, and mortgage approval and closing. MSHDA approved Certificate of Completion provided at end of class.


January 14th and 15th, 3 p.m. - 6 p.m. - OLHSA Pontiac, 196 Cesar E. Chavez Avenue, Pontiac, MI 



Free Financial Education Course: Your Spending & Saving Plan - Howell

Free Financial Education Class: Your Spending & Saving Plan


January 8th – 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.



OLHSA Howell
2300 E Grand River Ave, Howell


Learn how to develop a spending and savings plan, and how to prioritize spending when money is short.


Topics include:

  • The building blocks of a monthly budget
  • How to use a budget to...

OLHSA Community Mini Grant FY2020

OLHSA is excited to distribute the Community Mini Grant for FY2020 that supports OLHSA’s 2016-2021 Strategic Plan. The aim of this grant is to address the causes and conditions of poverty with service projects that:


  • Bridge the gap between employers and the low income community
  • Build capacity for families and communities
  • Increase community development, engagement, and education or
  • Streamline services to better serve clients


Rent Smart - Free Rental Education Course

How Much Will it Cost? And Can I Afford it?

Have you ever had difficulity paying your monthly rent?  Do you know what is an affordable rental payment for you?  This module provides guidance on how to determine the total cost of a rental unit and compare unit costs. It also guides you through the process of calculating monthly income and expenses. This is Module 1 of a 6-...