Kairos is one of Peterborough’s best kept secrets which started in the early 1980s with a local committed to social justic.  They decided to focus their energies on meeting the need for affordable housing for single mothers, particularly those leaving abusive relationships.  In 1986 they took the name Kairos which meant “folks on a jdowns”, became incorporated, and collected donations to purchase the first Kairos
Soon after 2 other houses became available, and so they were purchased as well Funds for these purchases and renovations came from the Founders themselves of whom took equity out of their own homes as a donation/loan….
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