ATTENTION: Missouri Donors


Special Affordable Housing Assistance Program (AHAP) Tax Credits available for eligible donors 2017 donations eligible! LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) received word of an allocation of AHAP Tax Credits in support of our College Hill Neighborhood Revitalization Initiative. These AHAP Tax Credits provide a fabulous opportunity to certain eligible donors, reducing the after-tax cost […]

College Hill Planning Partners Selected


After several years of work and a careful search, LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) has selected CED-Solutions as lead consultants in its efforts to prepare a Comprehensive Community Development Plan for the North St. Louis (Missouri) neighborhood of College Hill. Responding to the numerous challenges facing their community, a group of College Hill residents […]

Matching Gifts


When LCMS National Housing Support Corporation (NHSC) Board member, Alan Doud, and his wife, Kristen, were looking for a way to increase the impact of their gift, the opportunity was as close as Kristen’s employer and its corporate matching gift program. As a result, their gift to support the work of NHSC was doubled by […]

NHSC Loan Fund


Another way that our partners can gain access to the capital they need A congregation and its community partner have an idea for solving a local affordable housing challenge, but cannot find a way to finance the effort. It could receive financing through some traditional means, IF the idea and organization had a proven track […]

Breaking Ground — Again!


YES, IT WAS DAMP, OVERCAST AND RAINY IN ST. LOUIS on April 28, but soggy conditions did not deter a determined group of city officials, lending partners, guests, neighborhood residents and LCMS staff from celebrating a groundbreaking for four new homes on Blair Avenue in College Hill, a neighborhood on this city’s near north side. […]