Who We Are

Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance


Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance

The Northwest Indiana Reinvestment Alliance (NWIRA) is a non-profit, community-based organization dedicated to promoting and encouraging fair housing and fair lending in Northwest Indiana.

NWIRA is a HUD-certified counseling agency organized in 2008. The mission of the organization is to improve the lives of the residents of Northwest Indiana through financial counseling, affordable housing, and small business education.

NWIRA promotes active participation from area lenders, community groups, and social agencies in providing services that empower low to moderate-income residents to strengthen and build better communities.

NWIRA Programs:

  • Pre & Post Homeownership Counseling
  • Financial Coaching & Capabilities
  • Foreclosure Modification Counseling
  • Entrepreneurial & Small Business Training
  • Fair Housing & Fair Lending Training

Our Mission

NWIRA unites communities through strategic collaborative efforts with nonprofits and financial institutions to create housing sustainability, economic equity, and reduce barriers for a thriving community.


NWIRA envisions an inclusive society where prosperity is equitable, barriers are eliminated, people are empowered to contribute to their community’s well-being, having access to housing, healthcare, and economic opportunities.

Upcoming Events

Financial Coaching & Capabilities
Individual Development Account
Tuesday, June 25, 2024
Small Business
2024 Small Business Summit
Wednesday, July 17, 2024
Homebuyer Workshop
East Chicago, IN
Saturday, July 20, 2024