News & Updates


March 19, 2024

CNHED Receives $2 Million Gift from Yield Giving

MacKenzie Scott’s Yield Giving announced the Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED) as one of the Yield Giving Open Call’s awardees working with people and in places experiencing the greatest need in the United States. CNHED received $2 million.

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March 11, 2024

VISTA Spotlight: Kadasha Hershey

Kadasha Hershey is currently serving with the National Alliance of Community Economic Development Associations (NACEDA) as their Systems Change VISTA. Kadasha’s service year is coming to an end this July, and CNHED wanted to share her experience as an AmeriCorps VISTA Member.

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February 15, 2024

CNHED’s FY 2025 Pre-Mayor Budget Recommendations

As the Council of the District of Columbia embarks upon the crucial task of shaping the budget for the upcoming fiscal year, we at the Coalition for Nonprofit Housing and Economic Development (CNHED) wish to offer our insights, recommendations, and unwavering support in navigating these challenging times.

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February 6, 2024

Community Voices Academy Alumni Featured on WUSA9

Community Voices Academy Alumni Samuel Buggs welcomes WUSA9 into his home to talk more about DC’s Tenant Opportunity to Purchase Act (TOPA) and its role in preserving affordable housing for District residents.

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December 12, 2023

CNHED 2023 Impact Report

The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing & Economic Development (CNHED) is excited to share our 2023 Impact Report, which outlines not only our accomplishments throughout the year but also forecasts our future work in 2023.

Advocacy Capacity Building/Training CNHED Updates Community Engagement DC Community Anchor Partnership DC Landlord Partnership ELEVATE Events Housing Impact/Case Study Public Policy Small Business VISTA Strong Communities Program Workforce Development
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November 30, 2023

Applications Now Open for ELEVATE’s Female-Only Cohort IV

ELEVATE Cohort IV is designed exclusively for minority, female-owned businesses. CNHED is no longer accepting applications for ELEVATE Cohort IV.

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