Archives

Category Archive for: ‘Section 8 Housing’

Getting Ahead in a Just Gettin' By World

TCOG Launches “Getting Ahead” Program to Help Participants Build Economic Stability

SHERMAN, June 2, 2017 – Texoma Council of Governments (TCOG) Executive Director Susan B. Thomas, PhD, announced today the launch …

Read More

TCOG awarded More Funds to Help Families Become Self-Sufficient

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE TCOG awarded More Funds to Help Families Become Self-Sufficient SHERMAN, August 4, 2016 – TCOG …

Read More
Flag Salute

Franklin G. Hotchkiss, III

My name is Franklin G. Hotchkiss III and I am presently a HUD-VASH recipient and this is my testimony. I am Service Connected Disabled Veteran who became homeless in 2008 – November 27th, 2008 to be exact. That was the day I got out of prison. I was incarcerated on a four-year sentence for felony DWI and possession of a controlled substance.

Read More
IMG 2361

The American Dream

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The American Dream TCOG Family Self-Sufficiency Client Achieves Home Ownership SHERMAN, APRIL 28, 2015 – …

Read More
Web1 For Rent 6274

Need for local rent assistance outpaces supply, say officials

By Nate Strauch Herald Democrat “When I first started in this job 27 years ago, I used to run the …

Read More
Help A Vet

A Debt of Gratitude

News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE A Debt of Gratitude Housing Homeless Veterans On any given night there are more than …

Read More
Share the Warmth Coat Drive - picture and story courtesy of KXII

Share the Warmth Coat Drive Distributes Donated Coats

By: – Sherman, TX — We’ve told you about the Share The Warmth Coat Drive going on across Texoma the …

Read More
TCOG Homeless Vets

TCOG plans to help more homeless veterans

By: – GRAYSON COUNTY, TX — Officials with the Texoma Council of Governments say nearly 10 percent of the homeless …

Read More
Family Self-Sufficiency

New Record for Achieving Family Self-Sufficiency

SHERMAN, June 30, 2014 – Dr. Susan Thomas, Executive Director of Texoma Council of Governments (TCOG) recognized Leisa Bennett, a client of the Family Self-Sufficiency (FSS) Program, as the new record holder for completing the program. Ms. Bennett met all requirements and completed the program in a short seven months.

Read More