Jane Sokolowski, Coordinator of Catholic Charities of Chemung/Schuyler Housing Counseling Services, has been appointed Co-Chair for the Rochester Finger Lakes Chapter of New York State Coalition for Excellence in Homeownership Education: NYS CXHE.
New York State Coalition for Excellence in Homeownership Education – NYS CXHE – is a network of not-for-profit housing counseling agencies throughout New York State that provide homeownership education and counseling. In New York, 63 agencies offering comprehensive housing counseling services including pre-purchase counseling, financial education, post-purchase assistance and/or foreclosure prevention services are members of NYS CXHE.
As Co-Chair of the Rochester Finger Lakes Chapter of NYS CXHE, Mrs. Sokolowski will be responsible for communication among Chapter members; convening Chapter housing counselors for sharing information and best practices; and, training/professional development of member housing counselors.
Catholic Charities Housing Counseling Services offers Mortgage Foreclosure Prevention Counseling, Financial Fitness, and First Time Homebuyer Program (in partnership with the City of Elmira), which has enabled 426 low/moderate income families to successfully purchase and retain their first home. For more information on Catholic Charities Housing Counseling Services: 607-734-9784, ext. 2132.