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Cropped version of 2019 Community Reporter Newsletter Cover

New Community Reporter available online

CONCORD, N.H. — As the new year begins, we’re taking some time to look back on our previous successes.  The new Community Reporter Newsletter will be hitting your mailboxes shortly. It’s full of stories about the innovations and successes from … More »

Dates Set for 2019 ROC Leadership Institute

When Shirlene Stoven first heard about the ROC Leadership Institute, she was unsure of whether or not to apply.   This would have been the first time she’d attend a conference like this after she and her neighbors purchased … More »

Affiliate brings ROC model to Boise

BOISE, Idaho — Work to preserve homeownership in affordable neighborhoods in the fastest growing state will be bolstered after a new affiliate joined the ROC USA® Network.  LEAP ROC, a program of LEAP Charities will work to help … More »

ROC leaders visit other co-ops to learn, share expertise

TAUNTON, Mass. — After promising at the inaugural ROC Leadership Institute to build more connections with her regional neighbors, Kathy Zorotheos and other members of the Oak Hill Manufactured Home Community Board of Directors have hit the road … More »

Photo of Cristina Klatovsky, a TA Provider with ROC Northwest

Doubling Down on Better Together

ROC Northwest looking to bring power of scale to the regional level MOSES LAKE, Wash. — ROC USA’s tagline, Better Together, is something we talk about often, be it our partnerships with affiliates, events like ROC Leadership Institute … More »

Photo of Clarks Grove's Fire Department trucks stored in an empty maintenance building owned by Hillcrest Community Cooperative.

Minnesota ROC comes to the rescue 

Hillcrest Community Co-op gives Fire Department a home after tornado   CLARKS GROVE, Minn. — Walking through Hillcrest Community Cooperative after a tornado tore through in March 2017, Gary Olson was grateful that his neighborhood was spared.   “We had … More »

Photo of Chris Monroe, a Housing Cooperative Specialist at ROC-NH , speaks with Lamplighter residents about becoming resident-owned. Photo from The Conway Daily Sun.

ROC-NH’s Work Making Headlines Across New Hampshire

The team at ROC-NH is hustling this holiday season, working with residents from across New Hampshire to help with them  purchase their communities. Residents from Lamplighter Mobile Home Park, which consists of 247 homes in North Conway, are … More »

ROC leaders advocate for peers at national gathering

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Whether it be discussing the benefits of resident-ownership or fighting the stigma that all manufactured housing residents face, ROC Leaders and homeowners were lifted up more than ever during this year’s I’M HOME event.  “We … More »