NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - April 12, 2010) - The Global Housing Foundation (GHF) President, Sharon Young, is pleased to announce the appointment of Robyn Frank of New York City as Director serving on the International Board. Daughter of GHF Founder, E. Rene Frank, Robyn brings her extensive experience in human shelter issues to support the challenge from the United Nations HABITAT to forge a public-private partnership to help solve the housing crisis around the world. "My sisters Debbie Petersen and Colette Fraenkel and I are pleased to serve on the Board and have the opportunity to stand behind such a noble endeavor. The Global Housing Foundation was our father's brainchild and a legacy that needs to be preserved. Rene Frank's daughters will carry on and grow our father's dream," she explained.
GHF is a Non-Profit, United Nations NGO Partner with UN HABITAT devoted to leveraging the expertise and resources of the private real estate community to build affordable housing for the working poor.