The mission of HomesteadCS is to provide education and other resources to increase Affordable, sustainable housing opportunities FOR ADULTS; BUILD YOUTH LEADERSHIP AND SKILLS IN ORDER FOR THEM TO BE PREPARED FOR HOUSING AND COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP OPPORTUNITIES; TEACH FINANCIAL LITERACY; AND BE a catalyst for the development and revitalization of our neighborhoods.


Homestead’s vision for the communities we serve is that all individuals and families will be financially educated regarding housing, have the knowledge and skills to manage financial assets, have access to affordable housing and live in safe, well-maintained neighborhoods.

Board of Directors

Board President
Jim Slaven
State Farm Insurance
Board Vice-President
Cindy Murray
Lafayette City Clerk
Board Treasurer
David Holder, CPA
Hare, Russell & Holder
Board Secretary
Larry Lohmeier Caterpillar, Inc.
Ryan Burns
Silky Sources Salon
Heather Hart
Ivy Tech Community College
Joe Howarth
Centier Bank
Sheila Klinker
Indiana State Representative
David Kovich
Komark, LTD
Sarah May
Tim Schooler
Centier Bank
Jim R. Schrier
Charlie Shook
Coldwell Banker Shook
 Amy Wood
Lafayette Adult Reading Academy