Located in the heart of Kansas City, Missouri and home to 7,816 people, the Ivanhoe neighborhood is experiencing a period of unprecedented renaissance. The renaissance began in 1997 when Alan A. Young and his wife took the lead in organizing prayer vigils that resulted in the closing of 6 drug houses and revitalization of the Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council.

Hello Friends:

In conjunction with the City and Kauffman Foundation, Ivanhoe is conducting a competition for high school seniors and college students to come up with creative ideas for use of vacant houses.Roof 2 Roots Competition-based Initiative

Submit Application to: incthrives2014.iStart.org
Submit Questions to: mmay@incthrives.org
Deadline for submitting applications: Midnight June 30, 2014