Follow-up Story On Fox 59

Tanae Howard from Fox 59 did a follow-up story on our project last week. She did a great job of capturing our current situation and the need for community partners to work with us. It also gave people a perspective of what it is currently like for people who are moved from camp to campContinue reading “Follow-up Story On Fox 59”

Circle City Village Status Update

Square One Villages in Eugene, OR has put together a 10-step road-map for building a tiny house village that is illustrated in the image below. Some people think building “tiny houses for the homeless” is as simple as building a tiny house and moving someone in. It takes much more than that, though, to makeContinue reading “Circle City Village Status Update”

Villages That Inspire Us: Huffington Post Profile of Square One Villages in Eugene.

The Huffington Post released a great profile of the tiny house efforts in Eugene, OR. Often critics of the tiny house movement say tiny houses are a substandard approach when compared to the permanent supportive housing apartments cities are pursuing as part of their Housing First initiatives. This video does a great job of showingContinue reading “Villages That Inspire Us: Huffington Post Profile of Square One Villages in Eugene.”

Villages That Inspire Us: Opportunity Village, Eugene, OR

Opportunity Village is the first of two villages built by Square One Villages in Eugene, OR. They are becoming one of the leading organizations in the tiny house movement. In 2014 Opportunity Village was profiled by PBS’s Religion and Ethics Newsweekly. Click below to watch this story. (Note: our plan is for tiny houses thatContinue reading “Villages That Inspire Us: Opportunity Village, Eugene, OR”