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Keys to Greater

According to the National Institute to End Homelessness, nearly 7,000 Nevadans experience homelessness on any given day. Of these, nearly 20% are children and teens. Our Keys to Greater program donates a portion of the revenue from every mortgage or refinance to community organizations that address homelessness.

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When You Find a Home, So Do They

Greater Nevada Mortgage is passionate about helping people Move to Greater. From first-time homebuyers to multi-property owners, we give local residents the keys to unlock their dream of homeownership. Together, in partnership with the Eddy House, Northern Nevada Dream Center and people like you, we can make a difference to help eradicate homelessness and give them the Keys to Greater, too. Find out how to obtain a mortgage that leads to a welcome home for Nevada homeless.

“There is no Greater way to help someone than to make sure they have a roof over their head and a safe place to live. That’s why this is an important initiative to all of us at Greater Nevada Mortgage.” Wally Murray, President/CEO of Greater Nevada Mortgage

 

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$149,300

Amount donated since the program began in 2021.

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6,900

Amount of people experiencing homelessness on a given night throughout Nevada in 2020.

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8th

Nevada’s ranking nationally for people experiencing homelessness per 10,000 people in the general population in 2020.

State of Nevada statistics provided by the National Alliance to End Homelessness.

It Takes a Village to Make a Difference

Meet the nonprofits that help us make it happen.

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Eddy House

A House of Help. A House of Hope.

Located in Reno, Eddy House is an emergency shelter and transition program for houseless and other at-risk youth. Eddy House gives our Nevada youth a safe, secure place to stay, access to basic necessities like clothing and food, and helps youth develop life and job skills for sustainable independence. Learn more about Eddy House and how you can help end housing insecurity for youth in Nevada.

“Our partnership with Greater Nevada Mortgage is extremely important. This program empowers individual homeowners to support individuals who don’t have a home in their own community. Keys to Greater gives the young people at Eddy House a greater sense of hope because they understand people in the community whom they have never met, deeply care about them.” Trevor Macaluso, CEO of Eddy House

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374

Clients served in 2021

12,420

Bed nights provided in 2021

11,104

Meals provided in 2021


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Northern Nevada Dream Center

Loving Our Neighbors

The Northern Nevada Dream Center was created out of a vision to bring hope, relief and God’s love to residents in our local communities. Our purpose is to meet basic needs and provide assistance through existing and future services such as: emergency food boxes, monthly outreaches to individuals and families living in motels, toiletries for the homeless, educational services for job seekers and those needing to acquire their GED, clothing to folks in need and fun activities and services for children thru our Dream Kids program.

“We are elated to be part of the Keys to Greater initiative empowering homeowners to love and support their neighbors right here in Northern Nevada. Greater Nevada Mortgage provides resources to our Dream Center that helps us to create stability in the lives of the people we serve and prevent homelessness in our community.” Susan Sorenson, CEO of Northern Nevada Dream Center

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3,897

Community members served in 2021

165

Emergency shelter nights provided in 2021

524,000

Meals provided in 2021