March 2019: We are still waiting for Seattle Presbytery to review our proposal with their legal team and sign the contract.
October 14, 2017: Seattle Presbytery verbally agreed to KentHOPE’s request to purchase 0.8 acres
February 16, 2016: Kent City Council approves zoning change for proposed 24/7 Women and Children’s Resource Center
On February 16, 2016, the Kent City Council approved an Emergency Housing Zoning Code Amendment, which will allow KentHOPE and its partner, Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission, to build the KentHOPE Women and Children’s Resource Center.
The image below shows a red outline around the approximate area where we plan to locate the KentHOPE Resource Center for Women and Children, on property owned by First Presbyterian Church, 9425 S. 248th St. Kent, WA 98030.