Community Development Corporations (CDCs) and other Community-Based Organizations (CBOs) work to revitalize distressed neighborhoods throughout the District of Columbia.
Anacostia Economic Development Corporation
The Anacostia Economic Development Corporation (AEDC) provides multifaceted programs and services designed to help strengthen the economic base of the Anacostia community. AEDC places emphasis on housing rehabilitation, commercial revitalization and business development.
DC Habitat for Humanity
DC Habitat for Humanity seeks to eliminate poverty housing and homelessness in the nation's capital by building affordable, energy efficient homes to be sold to families who are ineligible for conventional financing.