About Us

Benilde Hall began providing transitional housing and substance

abuse treatment to indigent homeless men in 1993. 

Since its inception, nearly 3000 men have received

housing and treatment.

In  

2001  

due  

to  

the  

community  

needs,  

Benilde  

Hall  

more  

than

doubled  

their  

capacity  

by  

moving  

into  

the  

present  

location  

that

houses  

65  

men.  

In  

2006,  

Benilde  

Hall  

opened  

Matt  

Talbot,  

a  

12

unit   

permanent   

housing   

apartment   

building   

for   

men   

who

successfully completed the Benilde Hall program.

Godfrey S. Kobets
enilde Hall
3220 East 23rd Street   Kansas City, MO 64127   816-842-5836 Call United Way’s Info & Referral Line - Dial 211

Transitional Housing

A Theraputic Community

Treating Addiction, Mental Illness & Homelessness
Board of Directors: Dr. Edward Golden Tim Larson Simeon Henderson Dr. Sarita Lynn Graham Brian Morales Mark Porter Ray Randall Tonya Gundersen

Contact

Benilde Hall

3220 East 23rd Street Kansas City Missouri 64127 U.S.A. t: 816-842-5836 f: 816-421-5026 e: Wm. Kent Jewell www.benildehall.org

Executive Director

Wm. Kent Jewell

Advisory Board Members Thomas Visker Sr. Mary Kobets Thomas Kobets Founders Dolores E. Kobets   1918-1990 Godfrey S. Kobets   1918-1996