For the past year and a half, the community economic development field has faced unprecedented challenges with the emergence of COVID-19. Now as the District turns to recovery, we face a new challenge.
Now is the time for nonprofits, community groups, small businesses, philanthropy, anchor institutions, the DC Government and others to come together, so that we can ensure the District not only recovers but that we’re committed to an equitable recovery, focusing on the under-resourced families, communities, and businesses who were hardest-hit by the pandemic and face the biggest hurdles to finding stability once again.
This year, we’d like to leverage our annual Community Development Week as an opportunity for thought leadership, collaboration, and learning. Bringing together local leaders, government officials, organizations, and small businesses who have actively worked toward an inclusive and equitable recovery for the District, continuing to serve DC’s most vulnerable communities and residents.
By sponsoring DC Community Development Week you demonstrate your support of a proven leader in addressing the issues of housing affordability and neighborhood-based economic development in the District.
Your support is critical. Not only will your contribution enable CNHED to coordinate an excellent DC Community Development Week and 20th Anniversary Celebration, but ultimately, you enable CNHED to continue to:
Thank You to our 2021 Sponsors
We have numerous sponsorship packages available for Community Development week at several levels. Have something else in mind? We gratefully accept contributions of any level and will work with your organization to provide adequate recognition.
Here’s how the week is shaping up:Submit an event!