Fahe is a 501(c) non-profit that serves Appalachia through affordable housing, community development, and job creation. We are a network organization with members and partners operating throughout the Appalachian region. Our mission is to create life changing opportunity by providing a platform for peer exchange, training, technical assistance, and access to capital and finance opportunities. Our network serves tens of thousands each year through this collaboration, bringing hope to Appalachia, at scale.
The Fahe Membership Network consists of 50+ non-profit housing organizations across the six states of Kentucky, Tennessee, West Virginia, Virginia, Alabama, and Maryland. By collaborating with organizations that are an established part of the community we can more effectively impact regional issues such as energy efficiency, health, education, and the growing need of our large elderly population.
Since it’s inception in 1980, Fahe and members have served more than 200,000 Appalachians with housing, made over $469 million in direct investment, and achieved a total cumulative financial impact of over a billion dollars in the Appalachian regi