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Group of commissioners with hands raised as they are sworn in.

BOC Swearing in 2024

The Board of Commissioners took the Oath of Office at the January 25th Annual Board Meeting.
A woman smiling by a counter.

Knowledge is Power Event - January 2024

The Knowledge is Power Workshop was held on Saturday, January 20th.
Phase two construction site for the Neighborhood Revitalization Program.

Neighborhood Revitalization Program Phase 2: 2nd Home Under Construction

Progress photos for the 2nd NRP Home under construction.
A lady talking at a podium outside.

Josephine H. Royster Community Garden

Resident Council Members, the WHA Board of Commissioners, City Officials, and more had a groundbreaking ceremony for the Josephine H. Royster Community Garden.
A group of people playing basketball on a court.

3on3 Basketball Tournament 2023

Photos from the 3on3 Tournament 2023.
WHA Board Members sitting in a room.

WHA Board Retreat 2023

The WHA Board of Commissioners met on Tuesday, September 26, 2023, at the new Washington Police Department.
Boys cutting hair in a room.

1st Annual Public Safety Officers and Barbers Back to School Bash

The Resident Council put together the 1st Annual Public Safety Officers and Barbers Back to School Bash.
A lady sitting at a table.

National Night Out

Photos from National Night Out 2023!
A group of people standing outside.

Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony / Closing for New Homeowner

Photos from our Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony and closing for a new homeowner.
Neighborhood Revitalization Project. All information from this flyer is listed in the photo caption.

WHA and City of Washington Partner with NRP - Neighborhood Revitalization Program

Throughout Washington there will be signs of home renovations due to this partnership. Homes, once renovated, will be available for purchase through the NRP.
Meeting of the Board Members for the Family Self-Sufficiency program.

PCC Board Members

The Family Self-Sufficiency Board Members (FSS) are about their participant’s business. We are meeting to put our minds and efforts together to make resources and referrals easy for our clients to navigate. Members are as follows in the pictures: right to left Zachary Roupe, Access East (new), Antwon Horton, BCCC/Kingdom Life Ministries, Pam Deese, BC Literacy, Monique Burton, BCHD Community Liaison (new), Amy Spring, BCDSS Administrator, Amy Howard, Green Lamp Program Specialist, Jowanna Davis, Shawanna Spencer, Shelia Carraway, semi-retired Metro-Arms QR, Shonte’ Mason, Director of Pamlico Pals
Plants, trees and pavilions with a lake in the background at sunset.

Scenes of Washington, NC

Live a Little More
A group of individuals gather around a large oversized check.

Scholarship Recipients - 2023

Congratulations to our Scholarship recipients!
A large group of people sit in chairs.

Knowledge is Wealth Workshop

Photos from the Knowledge is Wealth Workshop Event.
Two individuals sit under an umbrella.

Juneteenth Freedom Festival

Enjoy photos from the 2023 Juneteenth Freedom Festival.
A view from the back of a meeting room with a speaker at the front.

Community Development Block Grant

Photos from the Community Development Block Grant meeting.
Individuals sitting at a table.

2023 Easter Eggs Hunt

Rain Date - 5.6.2023 - Sponsored by The Resident Council
Two women sitting at table.

Community In Action

FSS and ROSS Coordinators working at the Community In Action event! Showing WE are So Much More Than Housing!
FSS Graduates in a group.

Congrats FSS Graduates!

Congraulations to our FSS Graduates. We are proud of you!
A woman demonstrating a concept in her presentation.

Knowledge is Power Workshop

Kimberly Grimes, FSS Coordinator, and Alecia Rhoe, ROSS Coordinator, held a Knowledge is Power workshop Thursday, March 16, 2023, about first-time homebuying, banking/lending, and credit repair. The speakers were: Rochelle Hobbs, a realtor from Keller Williams Points East; June Lee from United Bank; Kyeatta Ham from Allstate Insurance; and Martin White, a Credit Repair Counselor with Envision LLC.
A woman taking an Oath of Office to become a new commissioner at the Washington Housing Authority.

Lorraine Gordon's Oath of Office

Ms. Gordon is a retired nutritionist. She is a New Jersey native but has been a Washington, NC, resident for the past 35 years.
A woman wearing a pearl necklace is speaking at a podium.

Knowledge is Power Event – December 2022

Richard Levy and June Lee from United Bank spoke about banking and lending. Rochelle Hobbs, a Realtor, and Sarah Bradley from Financial Literary Consultant from UCES, and also spoke at the event.
Two women

What's Happening at WHA

WHA is so much more than housing! Take a look at these pics to see some of what is going on.
Teacher speaking with a representative from Elizabeth City State University

College and Career Fair

Washington Housing Authority hosted a College and Career Fair for high school students that live in Public Housing.
Five ladies holding gift bags

Computer Literacy Course

This Computer Literacy Class is through Beaufort Community College. There will be a GED/Computer Literacy Course in the fall. If interested, please contact Alecia Rhoe at 252-644-6055
Washington Housing Authority 60th Anniversary

60th Anniversary Celebration

Washington Housing Authority held it's 60th Anniversary Celebration on November 18, 2021, at the Washington Civic Center.
Ms. Royster looking at her plaque

60th Anniversary Celebration Part II

More pictures from our 60th Anniversary Celebration
The ED standing beside four young men smiling and holding trophies.

Basketball Tournament: 3 on 3 on 9th: Part I

Washington Housing Authority held its first basketball tournament on September 25, 2021, at the basketball court on 9th Street.
Guy in orange jersey shooting a 3 pointer

Basketball Tournament Part II

These guys played excellent! Check them out.
Players watching layup

Basketball Tournament Part III

We had such a great time at our basketball tournament that we have even more pictures for you to enjoy!