Unique community for adults with developmental disabilities opens

(Vancouver, WA) July 9, 2016 – As children with developmental disabilities age, their parents are faced with the challenge of how to care for them as they also grow older and encounter their own health issues. A unique new community for adults with developmental disabilities offers a solution. Stephen’s Place is a not-for- profit community… Read More

Kuni Auto Group Sold to Holman Automotive

The Stephen’s Place community baked up a special thank you in support of Kuni Automotive. The Kuni Auto Group recently sold to Holman Automotive. The brand will still operate under the same name and Kuni employees will be able to continue to work for the dealerships. To celebrate the sale, our residents got together to bake and deliver… Read More

Kuni Foundation Donates $5 Million to OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge

June 26, 2015 Good Friday Everyone, I’m pleased to share some thrilling news. Yesterday, the Wayne D. Kuni & Joan E. Kuni Foundation contributed $5 million to Oregon Health & Science University’s (OHSU) Knight Cancer Institute. The gift is dedicated to OHSU’s Knight Cancer Challenge to transform early detection and treatment of cancer and save countless… Read More

Welcome to Stephen’s Place!

By Sarah Seely A decade ago, Stephen’s Place was just a dream. A “wouldn’t it be amazing if” idea that sat in the minds of the Kuni family. It may be one of those things, that you wouldn’t really understand how needed it was, or how absent it was, until you needed it for yourself,… Read More

Lacamas Lake Living, March 2015

Making A Difference: Stephen’s Place Jacki Gallo, JD, LLM and CEO The Wayne D. Kuni and Joan E. Kuni Foundation continued their decades-long commitment to community service when they created Stephen’s Place. Stephen’s Place is a unique, not-for-profit community, specifically designed to provide positive living solutions for adults living with developmental disabilities so they may… Read More

The Columbian: June 26, 2013

Housing under construction for special-needs adults: Kuni Foundation is building 45-unit Stephen’s Place in Vancouver By Cami Joner, Columbian retail & real estate reporter Published: June 26, 2013, 5:13 PM After months of planning, an apartment complex for adults with developmental disabilities is under construction off East Mill Plain Boulevard and Interstate 205 in Vancouver. The… Read More

Housing under construction for special-needs adults | The Columbian

By Cami Joner What: A residential community for independent adults with developmental disabilities. Where: 501 S.E. Ellsworth Road, Vancouver. Developer: Vancouver-based Wayne D. Kuni & Joan E. Kuni Foundation, which supports housing and socialization for developmentally disabled adults and clinical cancer research. Web: stephensplace.org After months of planning, an apartment complex for adults with developmental… Read More

Stephen’s Place could break ground in June | The Columbian

By Cami Joner What: A residential community for independent adults with developmental disabilities. Where: 501 S.E. Ellsworth Road, Vancouver. When: June ground-breaking for a 2013 opening. Developer: The Wayne D. Kuni & Joan E. Kuni Foundation was founded to support two causes: Supported housing and socialization for developmentally disabled adults and clinical cancer research. On… Read More