Nonprofit development corporations help revitalize the neighborhoods where they are based, usually in low-income areas. The East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) builds affordable housing and community facilities and are active in projects benefiting community health. They collaborate with well-established community and civic organizations serving the same neighborhood resident populations. Review the EBALDC’s strategic plan, action plan and fact sheet for a model on holistically revitalizing neighborhoods.
This resource was shared as part of the 2015 AFN Grantmaker Conference, which included both regional and community-based funders and thought leaders concerned about a common goal – providing individuals, families and communities with greater economic security and opportunities for growth. View all the 2015 Grantmaker Conference resources. View all 2015 conference resources.