The Kitchen, Inc. Awarded $490,000 to Assist Homeless Veterans

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (August 31, 2016) – The Kitchen, Inc. has once again been awarded a substantial grant from the Veterans Administration under the Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program. This year’s award totals $491,179.00. The grant will provide temporary financial assistance for rent payments, utility payments, security deposits and moving costs to homeless and at-risk veterans and their families. The Kitchen, Inc. through its Home at Last program will be able to assist approximately 150 households in Greene, Christian and Webster counties. Since it began in October 2013, The Kitchen, Inc.’s Home at Last - Supportive Services for Veteran Families program has served 348 veteran households. Home at Last provides eligible Veteran families with outreach, case management, and assistance in obtaining benefits. The focus of SSVF is housing stabilization;…
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