Building with a Mission

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The Campaign for the Elizabeth Stone House

After forty years of service, the Elizabeth Stone House needs an integrated, supportive housing and community-based service complex for the individuals, families and neighborhoods we serve. The Elizabeth Stone House currently serves 500 homeless or at-risk individuals each year, an increasing number that still does not meet  community demand.  A new Stone House will almost double the number of at-risk families housed and quadruple the number of neighborhood families helped.

This project will cost $20,000,000.
We are assembling $16,000,000 in financing using tax credits, public and private grants from local, state, and federal sources, and real estate equity.

That leaves $4 million where we need your help. You hold the key to transforming thousands of lives.

Make a pledge today.

A new home means:

  • Accessible, affordable housing with support services for all residents.
  • Greatly expanded access to support groups, classes, education and job training resources for both residents and community-based clients
  • Appropriate space and high-quality care for traumatized children
  • Interim childcare for families waiting for full-time openings

The chart below illustrates how the new Elizabeth Stone House will be able to increase the number of clients we currently serve.

The Current Stone House

The New Stone House

Groups and Individuals
serves approximately 500 individuals each year
Groups and Individuals
will serve approximately 2,000
individuals each year
averages 82 hours of childcare per week
can provide an estimated 520 hours of childcare per week
provides housing and shelter for 95 adults and children each year
will provide housing and shelter for 170 adults and children each year
hosts classes and support groups for 50 participant hours per week
will host classes and support groups for up to150 participant hours per week

How you can contribute?
Make a pledge to the Capital Campaign
Become a sponsor of You Matter!
Leadership gift
Naming rights gift
Multi-year pledge
Third party fundraiser

For more information, please contact
James May, Director of Development
617-409-5417
jmay@elizabethstone.org

The project has been supported by community members and prominent leaders including: The Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services, Representative Liz Malia, At-Large City Councilor Ayanna Pressley, City Councilor Tito Jackson, The City of Boston’s Women’s Commission, Boston Police Department, District E-13, Carpenter’s Union, Electricians Local 103, Egleston Square Main Street

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