Milestones

Milestone reached
A dedicated group of volunteers worked for more than twelve years to make Caring House a reality for our South Bay community. Here are the major milestones.

No.  Milestone Description Status
1 Organize Recognize need, examine models, choose structure, incorporate. Completed 2004
2 501(c)(3) Obtain IRS 501(c)(3) determination letter. Completed 2008
3A Funds for Purchase Raise funding for property purchase. Completed 2013
3B Property Purchase a home suitable for Caring House services. Completed 2013
4A Funds for Renovation Seek funding for needed property renovations. Completed 2015
4B Renovate Design renovation work and obtain needed permits. Completed 2015
4C Renovate Hire contractor, undertake and complete work. Completed 2015
5A Funds for Start-up Seek funding for equipping, furnishing, landscaping, other start-up costs and for prudent start-up operating reserves. Completed 2016
5B Equip and Furnish Equip and furnish six private bedrooms, 2.5 baths, kitchen and living and dining room, sitting areas and other common areas for residents and visitors. Completed 2015
6 RCFE License Obtain license as a Residential Care Facility for the Elderly from the CA Department of Social Services. Completed 2015
7A Staffing Hire resident care manager. Completed 2014
7B Staffing Hire and train initial caregivers. Completed 2016
8 Welcome residents Welcome our first resident and their caring family and loved ones. Completed February 19, 2016