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Community Development

What does community development mean to us? It means community members coming together to generate thoughtful solutions to common problems, thereby fostering stronger and more resilient communities.

Whether we’re rehabbing distressed residential and commercial properties or encouraging smaller neighborhood improvements, you’ll find us partnering with local government, small businesses, and the average “Joe” to make Geer Street, Durham and North Carolina places you want to be.

Current Projects Include:

More Info & Resources:

  • Learn more about our historical successes in our archives. From manufactured housing reform to local landscape transformation, you’ll get a survey of our dynamic and diverse approach to community development.

  • Kate B Reynolds Charitable Trust
  • Mecklenburg County
  • North Carolina Housing Coalition
  • North Carolina Housing Finance Agency
  • Pacific Western Bank
  • Pinnacle Financial Partners
  • The Rockefeller Foundation
  • Truist
  • The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • Wells Fargo
  • Equal Housing Opportunity
  • Bank of America
  • Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation
  • City of Durham Economic & Workforce Development
  • Fifth Third Bank
    Fifth Third Bank
  • First Horizon