Mt. Vernon Manor Community Development Corporation (MVM) is a community-based non-profit organization based in the West Philadelphia community of Mantua. Established in 1977 to address the need for quality, affordable housing in the Mantua neighborhood of West Philadelphia, MVM additionally serves as a hub for ongoing neighborhood revitalization and critical services that meet the needs of residents.
The Community Development Associate will work directly with Mt. Vernon Manor (MVM) staff, administrators, consultants, and designated trained volunteers. He/she will assist the Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) Coordinator in efforts to secure, record, and disseminate data and information related to community services and conditions. The Community Development Associate will also be responsible for supporting fund and resource development as well as assisting with other MVM programs, including the Mantua Urban Peace Garden, the Mantua Greenway, and activities related to housing development and community engagement. Salary is commensurate with experience.