Ruby Awards – Call for Nominations Open

Celebrate Excellence in San Diego Affordable Housing

Ruby Award Nominations:
Due Wednesday, March 15th

As you begin a new and exciting year, take the opportunity to nominate an outstanding professional, agency or project that helped to move affordable homes in the San Diego region forward. Keep in mind that you are welcome to self-nominate.

Review the award categories here.

For 2017, we added a Ruby category – Innovation: Projects or programs that increase the supply of affordable housing, but don’t fit within the standard awards categories.

Then submit your nomination(s) to Sarah Mirabelli no later than 5:00 PM on Wednesday,
March 15, 2017.

Download the PDF Form or the Word Document to submit.


Ruby Awards will held be on Thursday, June 1, 2017
at the beautiful Hall of Champions in Balboa Park

The Ruby Awards recognize excellence in affordable housing and community development, highlighting the accomplishments of people, agencies and developments that work to ensure all San Diegans, regardless of income, have a safe, stable place they can afford to call home.

The award ceremony will take place on Thursday, June 1, 2017 at San Diego Housing Federation’s Ruby Awards at the Hall of Champions in Balboa Park. Sponsorship opportunities are available.

For questions, please contact Sarah Mirabelli, Director of Events and Membership at or (619) 239-6693.

Volunteer Opportunities

SDHF is looking for volunteers for the 2017 Ruby Awards. If you are interested in volunteering, please email Sarah Mirabelli with your contact information and availability for the date of June 1, 2017.