The City of Fort Wayne has received an additional $6.3M in Emergency Rental Assistance and will be reopening the program on Monday, February 21, 2022. This is a short-term, COVID Relief Program. Having received prior assistance does not guarantee future assistance.

15 Minutes with 2021 AAFW-NEI Board Member, Nick Kreischer

I recently talked to Nick about 2021 and his hopes for the future for the AAFW-NEI and his role as the Board Member of the AAFW-NEI - Peggy Meyer

What Experience Do You Bring to the AAFW-NEI’s Board of Directors?
I have been here at Canterbury for the last 14 years starting as a Leasing Consultant working my way up to Community Manager. I think working from the bottom up gives me a unique perspective in overall operations.

What Do You See as the Biggest Obstacle That the AAFW-NEI Faces in 2021?
Showing people how much of a valuable resource we are. Vendors, Communities, Residents – There is something valuable to each group. Covid has distanced the gap between each of us and AAFW can help bridge that.

What is One Thing That You Have Learned About Yourself From Being on the Board of Directors?
I enjoy the challenge of what each day brings on the board.

What is the Best Advice You Would Give Someone That is Interested in Being on the AAFW-NEI Board of Directors?
Jump in – Be active - don’t be shy. Come join us !

What Do You Want People Outside of the AAFW-NEI to Know About Our Organization?
We are here and are ready to help you achieve your goals!

If you have any questions, please feel free to reach out to Nick, Canterbury Green - (260) 492-4752; email -

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