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The People’s Glossary

The People’s Glossary

“This People’s Glossary is a living document created by the People’s Land and Housing Alliance (PLHA) to introduce key terms and concepts that articulate alternative models of housing that centers people, not profit in our communities.”

Glosario Popular

“Este Glosario Popular es un documento vivo creado por La Alianza Popular por la Tierra y la Vivienda (PLHA- por sus siglas en inglés – People’s Land and Housing Alliance) para presentar términos y conceptos clave que articulan modelos alternativos de vivienda que centran la atención en las personas, no en las ganancias.”

2023 PACDC Equitable Development Policy Platform

Check out the 2023 PACDC Equitable Development Policy Platform!


2023 PACDC Journal

Check out our 2023 Equitable Development Journal!

PACDC FY2022 Annual Report

PACDC’s FY2022 Annual Report




PACDC Magazine – 30th Anniversary Edition

In honor of PACDC’s 30th anniversary, this edition of PACDC Magazine examines the evolution of community development in Philadelphia, the ways the sector has shaped our city and influenced others, and the implications of this work for the future of the field.

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Econsult: PHL Taking Care of Business Clean Corridors Program 2021 Report

Launched in the fall of 2020, the PHL Taking Care of Business (TCB) Clean Corridors Program funds community-based nonprofits to sweep sidewalks and remove litter along neighborhood commercial corridors, increasing employment opportunities and neighborhood economic vitality. The team at Econsult evaluated the program’s performance in 2021 to assess the program’s progress toward its goals of achieving clean corridors, creating jobs and improving Philadelphia’s workforce, building small business capacity, and increasing economic vitality.