What is DE NAHRO


DE NAHRO is a professional organization for those who develop, administer, and or implement housing and community development programs. Organized in 1982, DE NAHRO incorporated as an IRS 501 ( c ) 3 non-profit corporation in 1989.

Annual Conference & Meeting

The 2018 Annual Conference and Meeting “Reimagining Affordable Communities” is May 18, 2018 at the University of Delaware’s Virden Center in Lewes Delaware.  Please click on the General Info & News at top right corner for more information about the conference and to register.

Mission Statement

The MISSION of DE NAHRO is to provide opportunity for professional growth and development of its members, and to be a leading advocate in Delaware for the provision of adequate, affordable housing and strong viable communities.

Who Should Join DE NAHRO

  • Non-profit agencies including local governments, affordable housing developers and managers, social service or counseling agencies that work with clients in affordable rental or homeownership housing.
  • For-profit housing developers, managers and financial institutions
  • Individual members drawn mainly from the categories above

DE NAHRO is organized as a state chapter of NAHRO – the National Association of Housing & Redevelopment Officials. NAHRO is a national leader in affordable housing advocacy and training for housing and community development professionals. DE NAHRO is also affiliated with MARC NAHRO, the Middle Atlantic Regional Council of State Chapters in New Jersey, New York , Maryland, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Washington DC and Virginia.