• Now Available: Specialized Training Opportunities

    Calling all local housing property managers, building operators, HVAC technicians, architects, engineers, and renewable energy/ solar providers, this series is for you.

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  • Join us on September 9 at Noon

    Learn how this dynamic partnership is currently addressing the immediate economic calamity posed by COVID-19 to DC's Ward 8 residents.

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  • Protect with Purpose

    Protect with Purpose is an innovative community manufacturing project collaborating with DC textile workers of color to produce needed cloth masks for residents, organizations, and institutions serving our community.

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  • Creating and Sustaining Limited Equity Cooperatives in the District of Columbia

    CNHED & Partners release new study!

    Click here to read the study
  • 2019 Annual Report

    Learn more about the successes we achieved last year as we consider our future together in 2020.

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  • Get Involved!

    Join one or more of our twelve working groups in housing and economic development!

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The Coalition for Nonprofit Housing & Economic Development fosters just and equitable community development solutions that address the needs and aspirations of low- and moderate-income District residents by convening, advocating, and educating diverse stakeholders.

  • Who We Are

    CNHED is a dynamic 501(c)(3) membership association that supports the community development sector in DC.

  • What We Do

    CNHED strengthens and supports the ability of community development organizations to improve the quality of life in the District of Columbia’s neighborhoods.

  • Get Involved

    CNHED values having a diverse membership of organizations building strong neighborhoods together. Be a part of the District’s most effective advocacy organization!

  • Get In Touch

    If you would like more information about our work, becoming a member, or supporting CNHED, please do not hesitate to contact us!

News & Announcements

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Upcoming Events

    • September 23, 2020

      CNHED Housing Committee meeting

      clock 1:00 pm

      location CNHED, 8th floor, large conference room

    • September 23, 2020

      CNHED Housing Committee meeting

      clock 1:00 pm

      location CNHED, 8th floor, large conference room,

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