New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC) strengthens the physical, social and economic fabric of Kensington, Fishtown and Port Richmond, Philadelphia, by being a catalyst for sustainable development and community building. NKCDC draws on the strengths of the community to empower residents and promote resident-driven development. We believe in a multi-faceted approach to neighborhood revitalization, working with economic development, real estate development, vacant land management, community engagement and neighborhood planning as well as housing services.
Team member provides constituent intake, data entry, and resource promotion around constituent services resources for residents that NKCDC serves in the Fishtown, Kensington, and Port Richmond neighborhoods of Philadelphia. Administers and coordinates NKCDC’s Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) Program of the City of Philadelphia. Associate helps residents navigate and build skills needed to see success in areas such as crime and safety reporting, housing assistance, vacant land acquisition, and sustainable living throughout NKCDC’s diverse service area. Plans and staffs community events and provides needed support to Community Engagement team over the course of its many projects.