• Community Development Week

    Get tickets or sponsor the week now!

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  • Join us on Thursday, 9/20 @ Noon

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  • CNHED Members can now apply to become a Host Site for an AmeriCorps VISTA member!

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  • Robert "Bob" Pohlman

    With profound sadness, CNHED announces that its longtime, 15-year Executive Director Robert “Bob” Pohlman died Thursday, April 26.

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  • Get involved!

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

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  • Find free or low-cost help for your small business

    through a network of 15 organizations that help small businesses plan, start or grow !

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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 18, 2018

      Canceled - Neighborhood Commercial Corridors WG

      clock 10:00 am

      location CNHED conference room

    • September 18, 2018

      SHWG Meeting

      clock 12:00 pm

      location CNHED conference room

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