We Build, Manage, & Serve
We Build, Manage, & Serve
Founded with compassion, care, and commitment, One Society Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Burbank, CA. Focused on Emergency Housing and Healthcare Solutions.
Founded with compassion, care, and commitment, One Society Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Burbank, CA.
Who we are
▶ We are a collective group strongly committed to providing emergency behavioral health housing and social disaster relief for all veterans, women, youth, and those with special needs.
▶ Collaborating with local bodies, organizations, and donors, strives to arrange new community housing development and services needed to stabilize lives and promote lasting change when we work together – hope, healing, and a safe home for all those in immediate need the most.
▶ “To bring relief to all by responding to community needs with customized solutions.”
To strive for the highest quality standards reflected through the people, products, and communities we build, manage, and serve. Ensure transparency through open, fact-based, and honest communication. Serve with integrity, accountability, and respect. As stewards of private and public funds, we are fully accountable to those we serve. Aim for innovation and flexibility in responding to rapidly changing market conditions. Aspire to build sustainable, safe, and productive communities.
The goal is to bring relief to all by responding to community needs with customized needs with customized solutions.
We provide immediate and compassionate responses to those underserved and belonging to communities affected by severe hardships, poverty, and chronic homelessness.
We understand that housing in California is at an all-time high priority, and we are focused on taking measures to end it.
What We do
At One Society Foundation, our goal is to secure state and federal funding and ensure the best use of available funds to develop new communities into intermediate supportive housing.
▶ THE ONE SOCIETY FOUNDATION’S TEAM’S
Unique insights into the community’s needs allow us to streamline our endeavors and serve them in the best way possible. We are committed to offering residents a full continuum of housing in private units along with individualized and specialized support services focused on the wellness, recovery, and resiliency of every individual that seek change, with assistance and consistency of our teams on the ground and organizations.
▶ Property Management
ONE SOCIETY FOUNDATION’S team of talented managers, leasing agents, and staff have a passion for influencing our residents and surrounding neighbors with an entrepreneurial spirit that allows for economic mobility. Expertise in resident service programs, facilities management, maintenance, master leasing, and compliance with housing regulations allows trust in our services and achieve the highest level of strategy and development.
▶ RISK MANAGEMENT
The risk management division oversees all insurance and bonding. Health and safety training for onsite personnel helps identify potential risks and hazards. The Risk division also takes the lead on property and company-wide emergency preparedness and has experience responding to natural disasters. The divisions primary Function is to promote and Maintaining low loss levels distinct policies during initial acquisition and rehab phases proper insurance verification for the company. Health and safety of residents, visitors, and employees.
▶ FINANCIAL COMPLIANCE
Our compliance division maintains a service-oriented approach designed to assist owners and agents in complying with the many complex federal and state housing regulations. Our team has experience in developments with multiple layers of funding (I.E., LIHTC, HUD, HOME) that require a unique technical skill set to keep our company in good standing with our local, state, and federal agencies. The professionals on our Compliance team undergo extensive training and are certified as both Tax Credit and HUD Occupancy Specialists.
▶ ASSET MANAGEMENT
Asset Management bridges the gap between property management and ownership and oversees each community through a balanced approach. The success comes from the combination of property management, maintenance and capital improvements, investor and lender relationships, and ongoing compliance requirements. The asset Management division monitors and manages this equilibrium by working with all departments and agencies through Comprehensive planning, data collection, constant communication, and agency requirements, including documentation-Onsite physical, and staff evaluations, financial reviews, and debt restructuring re-syndication.
▶ DIVERSITY, EQUITY & INCLUSION
Our hope through Housing, we believe that one of our highest purposes is to create an environment for our staff and our residents where dignity, self-respect, and community pride can flourish for all of our stakeholders without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition, neurodiversity, disability, veteran status, or any other category protected under federal, state and local law. We strive to create work and residential communities that reflect the larger communities we serve and where everyone feels empowered to thrive. Promoting equity and inclusion is a primary pathway to serving our communities better.
Our Goal Is To Strengthen And Lift Communities And Make Them Economically Empowered.
▶We strive to combine intermediate housing with quality and vital support services by leveraging our supportive housing model.
▶ Our approach combines the design, services, and comforts of hospitality as residential spaces to create unique environments that inspire the soul, improve local communities and minimize environmental impact.
▶ We believe it is the most economical and responsive way to address California’s growing unhoused crisis. By providing revitalization opportunities and cost-effective buildings readily available mobile parks, hotels, motels, multifamily, and specialty facilities, for immediate lodging by establishing properties into supportive housing
▶ Emergency housing efficient communities developed correctly and on time can provide a successful long term solution adhering to the requirements necessitated by various state, federal, and local funding sources.
“Sometimes it’s easy to walk by because we know we can’t change someone’s whole life in a single afternoon…””
“…But what we fail to realize it that simple kindness can go a long way toward encouraging someone who is stuck in a desolate place. “
– Mike Yankoski