Location: 2499 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206
Neighborhood: Mount Auburn
Project Type: Supportive Housing
Description: The new 20,000-square-foot building is equipped with 60 beds in 16 sleeping rooms for homeless single women, shared bathroom and laundry facilities and lounge areas. It is estimated that approximately 600 women a year will be served, with 75 percent achieving transitional or permanent housing upon exit.
Total Investment: $8.3 million
Type of City Assistance: The City provided a $3 million forgivable loan.
Funding Sources: Additional funding sources for the project include the Ohio Housing Finance Agency, 3CDC and various other foundations, fundraisers and donors.