Development Corporation of Columbia Heights is a progressive, independent,
non-profit community development corporation. We are dedicated
to improving quality of life for residents and business owners
in the Columbia Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC.
mission is to provide a matrix of programs and services, deployed
at all levels of the work-life continuum, to strengthen the civic
fiber and social cohesiveness of Columbia Heights.
preserve and develop affordable housing in our neighborhood; work
to nurture a dynamic economic climate for small businesses and aspiring
entrepreneurs; and grow meaningful options for residents by providing
leadership training, job training and placement opportunities.