Project Type(s): Community and Healthcare
Project Year: 2014
CDE(s): Florida Community Loan Fund
NMTC amount: $11,430,000
Total Project Costs: $12,030,000
CASA (Community Action Stops Abuse) will build a new 100-bed domestic violence shelter in St. Petersburg, greatly expanding its reach to individuals in need. CASA's current facility has been in operation for more than 25 years, and with a capacity of 30 individuals the organization must turn away 1,400 people each year.