MHP provides planning and consulting services to non-profit organizations, government entities, and community groups. Our team has more than 140 years of combined experience in housing, community and organizational development — and has the skills to help your project succeed.

Services include:

  • Strategic Planning for Boards of Directors, Advisory Groups, Community Boards, staff teams, and other groups to establish long-, medium-, and short-term strategies and goals to achieve missions.

  • Community needs assessments for non-profit organizations and government entities to better ascertain current and future community needs and target plans.

  • Research and fact finding to develop community profiles for targeting programs and initiatives.

  • Affordable housing development planning and funding application support.

  • Training on specific topics related to government funding, housing development, and other technical issues.

  • Facilitating community groups, topical seminars, and meetings and events.

Contact Barbara Dolan, Interim Community Development Director, at 651.925.5549 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.


Our Work in Action

Urban housing project aims to reestablish Native identity among American Indian youth

When the Ain Dah Yung Center started its effort to create a supportive housing project specifically designed to address the distinctive needs of American Indian young people aged 18 to 24 they worked with MHP's Bill Vanderwall. "The ADYC board and staff are so incredibly grateful to Bill Vanderwall for his technical assistance and everything else that MHP has provided for us thus far,” said Deb Foster, ADYC's Executive Director. “We would not be where we are today without them.” Read the full story. Photo right: Members of the ADYC supportive housing project team