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Our Commitment to Our Neighbors

The heart of CHWC's mission is to work beside our neighbors to build stronger, better neighborhoods in Kansas City, Kansas where people of all skin colors, ages, and incomes are proud to live.
CHWC stands with our neighbors, particularly our Black and Brown neighbors, to change systems that perpetuate injustice and inequality.

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Building Homes

We build and renovate high quality homes to revitalize neighborhoods, increase investment in our community's vital infrastructure, and create lasting assets for families.

Empowering families

Empowering Families

We enable families to achieve, preserve, and sustain their dream of homeownership by offering free and low-cost housing counseling, financial education and purchase assistance.

Enriching Communities

Enriching Communities

We bring neighbors together by making places where people can grow and eat healthy food, play, and create and enjoy art.

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Making a spot for everyone

October 20, 2023

For lots of us, a thriving neighborhood means feeling truly at home. Being at home means being yourself. But that can be hard when you’re struggling to connect to others. Countless studies have shown that social isolation, just like diet, has a profound impact on our health and wellbeing. In a time when even connecting with…

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A wealth of creativeness

October 17, 2023

Every month spring through fall, hundreds of people gather in downtown Kansas City, Kansas for a community street festival known as Third Friday Art Walk. The event has seen rapid growth since its launch in 2021, and it’s played an important role in activating businesses and neighbor engagement along 6th Street. The increased traffic brought…

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