San Luis Obispo Office
3533 Empleo Street
San Luis Obispo
Santa Barbara Office
26 E. Victoria Street
FAX: (805) 962-8152
Peoples' Self-Help Housing
The Mission of Peoples' Self-Help Housing is to provide affordable housing and programs leading to
self-sufficiency for low-income families, seniors, and other special needs groups on California's Central Coast.
GRAND OPENING OF EL PATIO HOTEL
Thursday, April 28, 2011
Celebration Opening of El Patio Hotel in Ventura Thrills the Community
PSHH Board President Carolyn Johnson, Executive Director Jeanette Duncan,
Ventura City Councilwoman Christy Weir, Santa Barbara Nak & Trust's Randy Weiss
and Chamber Ambassadors at the El Patio Hotel's Ribbon Cutting on April 28, 2011
Over 125 supporters joined together at the Grand Opening of the El Patio Hotel, 167 Palm Street in downtown Ventura for the ribbon-cutting, celebration, tours and lunch. Residents Gary and Linda shared their stories of homelessness prior to moving to the hotel.
El Patio Hotel in Downtown Ventura
Guests marvelled at the careful renovation of the 1927 Spanish Colonial-style hotel, colorful courtyard, and the attractive furnishings in 41 rooms and common lobby area.
The Duncan Group and Peoples' Self-Help Housing staff
at the Grand Opening of the El Patio Hotel in Ventura on Thursday, April 28, 2011
Sponsors to Adopt-A-Room raised $14,000 to pay for new beds, sheets, blanket, pillow, towels, dishes, and toiletries for each resident room. Multiple-room sponsors included Santa Barbara Bank & Trust, Montecito Bank & Trust, Alliance for Mental Illness, and Immaculate Heart Social Assistance Fund, Community, as well as individuals and businesses. You can still donate $350 to Adopt a Room on-line at www.pshhc.org/donate, email email@example.com, or call (805) 962-5152 x220.