Make It Right is proud to announce an expansion of our work in Kansas City, Missouri with the release of six new single-family home designs by local architects. In 2013, we opened an affordable housing and community complex for young people transitioning out of foster care, seniors and families in need in Kansas City’s Manheim Park, an underserved […]
All of us at Make It Right are big fans of Kansas City, Missouri – its grand parks and fountains, stately old homes, schools and office buildings and the beautiful fall colors you see everywhere around town this time of year. But we think one KC spot has all the rest beat. On Saturday, November […]
Last weekend we had an incredible day with our Kansas City team and more than 80 volunteers who came out to help us plant trees, grasses, lay sod and put the finishing touches on Bancroft School Apartments. We really enjoyed meeting new friends in Kansas City and showing them the beautiful restoration work in this […]
We’ve focused a lot on our renovation of an historic Kansas City school, but we’re also building new town homes on site to maximize sustainable, affordable housing in a blighted neighborhood. 50 affordable rental units will be available for people in need including veterans, seniors and disabled people. Half the housing units will be built in […]
Bob Berkebile of BNIM was on hand at the groundbreaking of Make It Right’s newest project to discuss the transformative effect of “urban acupuncture” and what restoring the Bancroft School will mean to Kansas City’s Manheim Park neighborhood.