Jim King

Jim King is president and CEO of Fahe, a regional, non-profit, financial intermediary based in Berea, Kentucky that provides collective voice and access to capital for the creation of housing and promotion of community development in Appalachia. President of Fahe for 15 years, he has launched multiple new social enterprises, including equity funds for low-income housing tax credits, consulting services, and a regional mortgage broker network, JustChoice Lending. Mr. King is now partnering with other regional entities to combat persistent poverty.

Not All Community Organizations Have the “Next Big Idea.” Yet.

Fifteen years ago, one of Fahe's member organizations in West Virginia reached out to a national foundation to request...

Four Lessons Learned from Collaboration

We’ve seen a renewed interest in non-profit collaboration (see articles in Shelterforce here, here, and here) but effective and successful collaboration takes more than...