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Community Testimonials

New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC) enabled Sherwood Forest, a youth development organization serving young people from economically distressed families and communities in the St. Louis metropolitan region, to expand our resident camp facilities located in Reynolds County, Missouri. This facility expansion allows Sherwood Forest to serve more children during the summer and in the school year. Construction took place in an economically distressed rural area of the State of Missouri. Without NMTC, the scope of this project would have been greatly reduced. The positive impact to those we serve from St. Louis and to our community in rural Missouri will be felt for a long time to come. I strongly encourage the bi-partisan support for the renewal of the New Markets Tax Credit Extension Act (H.R. 1680 and S. 750) so that other communities will benefit in years to come.

Mary Rogers, Executive Director, Sherwood Forest Camp, Inc., Saint Louis, MO

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Missouri Project Profiles

Evertrak

Evertrak
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2019)
St. Louis’s economic development arm has committed $5 million in federal new markets tax credits to assist a new manufacturer that makes railroad ties out of recycled plastic …
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Jordan Valley Innovation Center

Jordan Valley Innovation Center
Project City:
Springfield,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2018)
High tech research has found a home at the Roy Blunt Jordan Valley Innovation Center (JVIC). This former MFA milling facility has been transformed into a seven-story state-of-the-art research facility …
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Guardian Angel Settlement Association

Guardian Angel Settlement Association
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2018)
Guardian Angel Settlement Association (GASA) requested these funds to support the development of a new Social Services Center at 3300 South Jefferson in the Benton Park neighborhood. The total project …
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Sherwood Forest

Sherwood Forest
Project City:
Lesterville,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2018)
The project consist of building a dining hall, learning center, cabin for staff, washhouse for campers, dam repairs, and an upgrade to the health lodge. Sherwood Forest is an independent, …
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River City Business Park

River City Business Park
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2017)
The River City Business Park project involved $70 million redevelopment of a long-abandoned brownfield site into a 54 acre LEED-certified business park in a highly distressed community on the southern …
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Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being

Deaconess Center for Child Well-Being
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2017)
The 21,272-square-foot facility at 1000 North Vandeventer Ave. provides meeting rooms, a chapel, and a large conference space for up to 125 people, as well as administrative offices for the …
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Pagedale Town Center

Pagedale Town Center
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2016)
The Pagedale Town Center is part of the 24:1 Community Initiative, a broad community development initiative in a 97% minority inner ring suburb of St. Louis, MO. The initiative is …
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THEARC III

THEARC III
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2016)
City First New Markets Fund II closed its first NMTC transaction of 2016 on February 4th. CFNMF II provided a $10MM allocation to support Building Bridges Across the River’s phase …
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Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center

Linwood YMCA/James B. Nutter, Sr. Community Center
Project City:
Kansas City,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2015)
For over 50 years, the Linwood YMCA located at 3800 Linwood Avenue has focused on helping kids and families in the urban area surrounding the center. After a strategic planning …
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Crossroads Charter Schools

Crossroads Charter Schools
Project City:
Kansas City,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2015)
Crossroads Academy of Kansas City opened a second campus, Quality Hill, for 186 students in grades K-3 during the 2016-2017 school year and eventually will serve 422 students in grades K-8 …
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Wealth Accumulation Center in Benton Park

Wealth Accumulation Center in Benton Park
Project City:
Jennings,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2015)
St. Louis Community Credit Union and Prosperity Connection Launch Wealth Accumulation Center in Benton Park …
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The Arcade Building

The Arcade Building
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2014)
BACKGROUND The Arcade Building was constructed in two stages beginning in 1909 and 1919. While it hosts one of St. Louis’ largest collections of Gothic Revival features, the building takes …
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T-Rex

T-Rex
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2014)
Technology Entrepreneur Center that fosters growth of new innovative IT companies. T-REx, backed by $1.7 million in New Markets Tax Credit equity from U.S. Bank, has bought the Lammert Building, …
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Flance Early Learning Center

Flance Early Learning Center
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2013)
Early Childhood Education Center – The I. Jerome and Rosemary Flance Early Childhood Education Center at Murphy Park (“The Flance Center”) is an innovative community facility that offers exceptional care …
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Syndicate Building

Syndicate Building
Project City:
Saint Louis,
Project State:
MO
Project Year:
(2013)
The Old Post Office historic district of downtown St. Louis is the site of revitalization projects, including the Syndicate Building considered a key, cornerstone; historic building that was in a …
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