He is flying to Washington Wednesday morning.
First Lady Michelle Obama will chair the discussion about homeless veterans.
"I want to share with them what we've done in Toledo. For example, we are breaking ground on a 77-unit facilty on Detroit Avenue," Mr. Collins said.
The mayor is flying out of Detroit and will return to Toledo Wednesday evening. This is the second time he has been invited to Washington by the White House.
Mayor Collins attended a conference with President Obama and newly elected mayors back in January.