The mission of the East Columbus Development Company, Inc. is to revitalize the conditions of the neighborhood by providing quality housing, safe and healthy communities, and economic development through involvement of collaborations and partnerships to create a holistic approach.

East Columbus Development Company, Inc. (ECDC) is a not-for-profit certified Community Housing Development Organization (CHDO) which has been a mainstream in the community and incorporated in 2003 for the purpose of revitalization of the Near East Side and King Lincoln District. ECDC has been empowering people and building communities one block at a time. As we continue to press forward and make change for the greater good of all residents on the Near East and Far East side of Greater Columbus, we recognize the need to create innovative partnerships so we can strive to impact change for a better tomorrow, today.

Sponsors & Funders

Columbus Metropolitan Housing Authority, PNC Bank, PNC Foundation, Huntington Bank, Franklin County Department of Development, City of Columbus – Department of Development, Catholic Diocese of Columbus.

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