This episode of Voices out Loud features Quintonelle Allen from Oakley Square, an affordable housing community by The Community Builders in Chicago, Illinois. Quintonelle is a mother of three and came to Oakley Square shortly after a bad experience with a slumlord. She shares her experience with affordable housing and how it has provided opportunities for her and her children that she would not have had access to otherwise.
Voices Out Loud, a video series by the National Housing Trust, features residents, staff, and owners of affordable housing communities nationwide. These videos share the true stories of those who live, work and manage these communities, and shows the positive impact of affordable housing not only has on one family, but an entire community.