What is the Goal of the Campaign?

$1 million to build the Civil Rights Institute, centerpiece of Mission Heritage Plaza, a mixed-use project that includes affordable workforce housing and a new home for the Fair Housing Council of Riverside County.

$1 million to endow the Civil Rights Institute and guarantee its operation and programming for the future.


Campaign Donations to Date

  • Capital Campaign: $1 million
    • Silent Campaign: $307,500 (30%)
      • Individual Contributions: $87,500
      • Corporate and Non-Profit Donations: $220,000
  • Endowment Campaign: Anticipated Launch: Spring 2018

Identified Capital Financing


  • Equity Generated by Low Income Housing Tax Credits 31%
  • Bank funded first mortgage 6%
  • State and federal loan programs 48%
  • Fundraising and partners equity 6%
  • Subordinate financing City of Riverside 9%