NGO Funding Request


The recipient entity's full legal name:  Kingsley House, Inc.

The recipient entity's physical address:
           1600 Constance Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-4641


The recipient entity's mailing address (if different):
           1600 Constance Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-4641


Type of Entity (for instance, a nonprofit corporation):  Non-Profit Corporation

If the entity is a corporation, list the names of the incorporators:
          Founded in 1896. Chartered in 1906. Incorporated on June 15, 1998 by Wayne J. Lee, President.

Current President: Bill Hammack
Current Chief Executive Officer: Keith H. Liederman


The last four digits of the entity's taxpayer ID number:  8940

What is the dollar amount of the request?  $8,340,768

What type of request is this?  Both

Is this entity in good standing with the Secretary of State?  Yes

Provide the name of each member of the recipient entity's governing board and officers:
           Board of Directors 2016-2017

Executive Committee Members
Bill Hammack, President
Miles Channing Thomas, President Elect
Richard Roth III, Treasurer
Jeffery Waltz, Vice-President
Chimene Grant, Secretary
Kit Fritchie, Immediate Past President

Bill Hammack
NewOrleans.Com Media LLC
839 St. Charles Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70130
(W) 504-309-1004; (F) 504-309-1630
email: hammack@neworleans.com

Miles Channing Thomas
Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard
27th Floor, Pan American Life Center
601 Poydras St.
New Orleans, LA 70160
(W) 504-568-1990
email: mthomas@lawla.com

Richard Roth III
Roth Law Firm
2727 Prytania St., Ste. 14
New Orleans, LA 70130
(W) 504-525-7792; (F) (504) 522-5674
email: rroth@rothtaxlaw.com

Jeffery Waltz
Tonry, Brinson & Glorioso, LLC
1100 Poydras St., Ste. 2900
New Orleans, LA 70163
(W) 504-585-7373; (C) 504-427-2779
email: jefferywaltz@yahoo.com

Chimene Grant
Audubon Nature Institute
6500 Magazine St.
New Orleans, LA 70118
(W) 504-329-0996
email: cgrant@auduboninstitute.org

Kit Fritchie
1105 Jefferson Ave.
New Orleans, LA 70115
(H) 504-895-3183

Keith H. Liederman, PhD., Chief Executive Officer
1600 Constance St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
(W) 504-523-6221
email: kliederman@kingsleyhouse.org


Provide a summary of the project or program:
           Kingsley House has a capital outlay request in place totaling $8,340,768 for the new construction, renovations and repairs of its historic campus at 1600 Constance Street and related property between Annunciation and Constance Streets in New Orleans.

Specifically related to the project and its proposed funding, construction includes removing an existing single story warehouse and 2 residential properties and installing a 2 story facility with 1st floor conditioned warehouse space and 2nd floor office space. Roof structures, HVAC systems, kitchen and cafeteria areas across the main campus will also be renovated and repaired. Additionally, a pool located on the related property will be backfilled to ensure safety and re-purposed as part of Kingsley House's overall capital project.


What is the budget relative to the project for which funding is requested?:
          Salaries. . . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Professional Services. . . $695,064
          Contracts . . . . . . . . . . . $0
          Acquisitions . . . . . . . . . $0
          Major Repairs . . . . . . . $6,950,640
          Operating Services. . . . $0
          Other Charges. . . . . . . $695,064

Does your organization have any outstanding audit issues or findings?  No

If 'Yes' is your organization working with the appropriate governmental agencies to resolve those issues or findings?
          Not Applicable

What is the entity's public purpose, sought to be achieved through the use of state monies?
          Kingsley House seeks to strengthen its organization through this capital project to better provide for the communities which it serves: at-risk children, families, medically fragile/disabled adults and seniors in southeast Louisiana. We seek to offer new opportunities for the end users of our services.

What are the goals and objectives for achieving such purpose?
          Goals:
- To demolish a warehouse, (2) residential properties currently uninhabitable, and a sheet metal workshop that are all legal properties belonging to Kingsley House located across the street from the historic campus at 1600 Constance Street
- To backfill a pool on the property located across from the historic campus

Objectives:
This facility repair and renovation project will yield:
- an HVAC ready warehouse;
- class room space (located on the site where pool was originally located, re-purposed to ensure safety and create future opportunity for organization);
- office space; and
- renovated kitchen and cafeteria space.

The new classroom space will serve as the site for Kingsley House Parent training, which will help participating parents to acquire the necessary career and financial skills to build their earning potential and better their socio-economic potential.


What is the proposed length of time estimated by the entity to accomplish the purpose?
           3 years from start of construction (start date based on funding receipt)

If any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official is an officer, director, trustee, or employee of the recipient entity who receives compensation or holds any ownership interest therein:
     (a) If an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of the official and the office held by such person:
                 N/A
    
     (b) If an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official, the name and address of such person; the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related; and the nature of the relationship:
                 N/A

     (c) The percentage of the official's or immediate family member's ownership interest in the recipient entity, if any:
                 N/A

     (d) The position, if any, held by the official or immediate family member in the recipient entity:
                  N/A

If the recipient entity has a contract with any elected or appointed state official or an immediate family member of such an official or with the state or any political subdivision of the state:
(a) If the contract is with an elected or appointed state official, provide the name and address of the official and the office held by such person: 
               N/A

(b) If the contract is with an immediate family member of an elected or appointed state official:
          Provide the name and address of such person:
               N/A

          Provide the name, address, and office of the official to whom the person is related:
                N/A

          What is the nature of the relationship?  N/A

(c) If the contract is with the state or a political subdivision of the state, provide the name and address of the state entity or political subdivision of the state:
                 N/A

(d) The nature of the contract, including a description of the goods or services provided or to be provided pursuant to the contract:
               N/A


Contact Information
name:  Donna Paramore 
                                       address:  1600 Constance St.
New Orleans, LA 70130

                                       phone:  504-523-6221 ext. 163
                                       fax:  504-523-4550
                                       e-mail:  dparamore@kingsleyhouse.org
                                       relationship to entity:  Chief Development Officer