Northcountry Cooperative Foundation (NCF) has
focused on working with residents in manufactured home communities (mobile home
parks) to assist them in becoming resident owned. In a typical manufactured
home community, residents own their homes, but not the land beneath the homes.
Because of this, they are always at risk of displacement and regular rent
increases. Residents in these communities are also not given a voice in the
ways their communities should be run, such as community management, operations
Northcountry Cooperative Foundation supports these residents
to cooperatively purchase and manage the land their manufactured homes exist
on. NCF was awarded $40,000 from the
Foundation to do this important work.
The community and home that you live in contribute to your
health. Through ownership of their
communities, residents have the ability to control the spaces that they call
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