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Beyonce Knowles and Kelly Rowland Built Supportive Housing for the Homeless

September 13, 2007 (6:09 am) GMT
Beyonce Knowles and Kelly Rowland teaming up to build the Knowles-Rowland Temenos Place Apartments, a supportive housing facility for at-risk persons in the Houston area.

and are among numbers of music figures who give back to Houston. The two songbirds have teamed up building an apartment for at risk populations in Houston.

Beyonce and Rowland, joined by Matthew Knowles, Tina Knowles, and pastors Rudy Rasmus and Juanita Rasmus, made millions of dollar donation Wednesday September 12th to build the so-called the Knowles-Rowland Temenos Place Apartments, which purpose is to provide permanent living accommodations for men and women who are trying to improve their lives after the trauma of personal and natural disasters.

A groundbreaking ceremony for the project was held on-site at the corner of Gray and Chenevert.

The Knowles-Rowland Temenos Place Apartments reportedly will be a 43 unit, with the phase 1 construction cost about $4.7 million dollars. Beyonce and Kelly are said to have been pledging a further $1.7million.

The Knowles-Rowland Temenos Place Apartments was developed by the Temenos Community Developed Corporation and sponsored by The Survivor Foundation, the City of Houston, and St. John's United Methodist Church.

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