Thomasville, Edward Jones Project

Closing Date: April 12, 2007
On May 10, 2007, the Foundation closed an $88,000 loan to the Thomasville Downtown Development Authority for renovations to a building located at 124 E. Jackson Street in downtown Thomasville. The DDA provided a simultaneous loan to Erik and Julie von Hellens, the project's developers. The completed project now houses an Edward Jones office.

Project Details

Loan Recipient
Downtown Development Authority of the City of Thomasville

Erik and Julie von Hellens

Project Cost

GCF Loan Amount

DD RLF Loan Amount, if any

Project Use
Commercial Office Space
Foundation Project Impacts
299 New Downtown Businesses
1728 New Jobs Downtown
$147 Million in Private Investments
8 Cultural Facilities
288 Downtown Housing Units
157 Hotel Units Downtown
1,352,805 Redevelopment Floor Area sf
200,267 New Construction sf