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11 November 2017

Celebration of Heroes, KMBZ: Kansas City community honors former service members ahead of Veterans Day


2 June 2017
St. Michael's Veterans Center host Heart of America Stand Down
Local organization brings together resources for one-day event to help homeless & at-risk veterans rebuild their lives
Article on fox4kc.com by Kathy Quinn


3 February 2017
"Outstanding CRE, development projects earn 2017 Capstone Awards." 
Article by Katie Bean in the Kansas City Business Journal


25 January 2016
"St. Michael's Veterans Center Continues Work To Zero Homeless Vets."    
Article by Radio Broadcast on KCUR 89.3  Up To Date by Steve Kraske and Lisa Rodriguez

11 November 2015
"St. Michael's Veterans Center offers housing services for veterans."
Article by Joel Nichols at 41KSHB Kansas City

24 September 2015
"Where Are They Now? Cornerstone Finalist St. Michael’s Veterans Center."    - Economic Development Corporation
Article by EDCKS Staff

9 May 2015
"St. Michael’s Veterans Center breaks ground for Phase II"
Article in the Catholic Key by Marty Denzer

30 June 2014
"St. Michael’s Veterans Center opens: means new home for vets."
Article by Melissa Stern at Fox4KC

20 May 2014
"Service Providers Announced for St. Michael’s Veterans Center."

25 September 2016
"St. Michael’s Veterans Center Groundbreaking."  -  Economic Development Corporation
Article by EDCKC Staff

16 September 2013
Center aims to help military veterans escape homelessness.”
News broadcast on KMBC Channel 9 News by Martin Augustine


6 September 2013
STM Housing & Services Phase 2 – Financing application submitted to MHDC

1 August 2013
“U.S. Bank Partners with Yarco and Catholic Charities to Support Military Veterans in Kansas City, MO: Construction of affordable housing at St. Michael's Veterans Center is the first step in the creation of a comprehensive campus for homeless veterans”
Article in Dow Jones & Co.'s Marketwatch.com


11 July 2013
STM Housing Phase 1 - Financing closes/Construction begins

Summer 2013
Campus infrastructure improvements completed. Welcome Center/Supportive services plans and financing finalized. Applications for funding being prepared for next phase.

Spring 2013
Grading work complete. Campus infrastructure improvements commence.

2 January 2013
A Unique Approach To Serving Homeless Veterans
Radio Broadcast on KCUR 89.3Up To Date by Steve Kraske and Danie Alexander

28 December 2012
“KC campus to combine housing, support for homeless vets: Work to begin soon on a 24-acre KC facility that would combine housing and support services”
Article in the Kansas City Star by Lynn Horsley

27 December 2012
“Construction on veterans housing center will begin in early 2013”
Article in the Kansas City Business Journal by Austin Alonzo

26 December 2012
“Kansas City Homeless Veterans Project To Get Started Next Year”
Article on KCTV5.com by Laura McCallister and Betsy Webster(updated 9 January, 2012)

Fall/Winter 2012
City Council approves URD. SMVC-EDC development and Cost Sharing Agreements approved. Mass grading contract awarded by KCMO Capital Projects. Housing Phase 2 LIHTC application submitted. Campus mass grading begins. Housing Phase 1 grading begins.

Summer 2012
SMVC and The Kansas City Land Clearance for Redevelopment Authority (LCRA) enter into redevelopment contract. SMVC submits an Urban Renewal District Plan. Housing Phase 1 and Campus Mass Grading plans submitted to City of KCMO for review.

11 November 2011

First of its kind, St. Michael’s Center will serve homeless military veterans
Article in the Catholic Key News by Kevin Kelly



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