2024 Benefit Breakfast

Date: Thursday, May 16th, 2024
Time: 7:30am-10:00am
Location: The Shorehaven Golf Club, 14 Canfield Ave, Norwalk, CT

Ticket & Sponsorship Sales Open in February! Please contact us to purchase Tickets at

NeighborWorks America Volunteer event

May 30th, 2018 Save the date! HDF will volunteer at the Stamford Museum and Nature Center during the NeighborWorks week on June 6th this year. The nature center hopes that we can help painting the bridge near the otter pond and the observatory. The event is half a day...

HDF Quarterly News – Summer 2017 Newsletter

Sept 12, 2017 This past summer, HDF launched our two new home loan products: Project Reinvest and Statewide Downpayment Assistance. The loans are available to all residents in CT and 4 counties of NY state including Suffolk, Nassau, Rockland, and Westchester. To date,...

Homebuyer Education Classes

Considering buying your first home?  Whether you have already applied for a mortgage or are just beginning to consider your options, this class is designed to help you navigate the homebuying process, including:

  1. Understanding credit and if ready to buy a home.
  2. 2.Getting pre-approved fora mortgage loan.
  3. Shopping for a home.
  4. Steps from having an accepted offer to closing.
  5. Keeping your home and managing your finances.

This class is available in both English and Spanish (see schedule below for upcoming classes).

Note: We offer this class via Zoom at no cost, but if you need to take this class sooner, there are other options:

  • You could take the class at your own pace via ehome at this option has a fee of $75 when using promo code HDF24
  • You could search for a free HBE class at chfa website

If you are taking the class because your lender requires it, first check with your lender to see if they will accept the HBE Certificate from the choices indicated above.