May 14th, 2015 was a big day for Cornerstone! Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for three newly constructed three bedroom single family homes in the 1100 Block of SW Mission Ave, (One block west of 12th and Gage). An important component in Cornerstone’s mission is to revitalize...Read More
The 2015 Cornerstone of Topeka, Inc. Housewarming Party, “A Housewarming Hoedown” held at Old Prairie Town on the grounds of Ward Meade Park on June 11th was a tremendous success! Due to the generosity of the sponsors and attendees the event raised over $17,000 to be used for...Read More
September 18th, 2014 was a special day for Cornerstone of Topeka We broke ground on our next new homes project! Mayor Wolgast even assisted us with a golden shovel. These three new three bedroom homes will be built on previously undeveloped land on SW Mission one block behind...Read More
On Saturday September 6th! Our friends at Federal Home Loan Bank did a fantastic job mulching, power washing, deck cleaning, tree and bush trimming at our Transitional Housing homes in the 500 Block of SW Fillmore! FHLB has been a wonderful partner to Cornerstone of Topeka. Not...Read More
Cornerstone of Topeka dedicates 20 of its 165 housing units to the homeless population.
Sixty-percent of those residents are children.
Cornerstone of Topeka serves the working poor.
Nearly 70% of our tenants receive no rent subsidy.
Of our 165 households, 40% are singles, 36% are single parents with kids, 12% are two parents with kids, and 12% are couples without children.