New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC) strengthens the physical, social and economic fabric of Philadelphia communities through sustainable development and community building. With more than 30 years of experience, we've developed a multifaceted approach to neighborhood revitalization.


We are Hiring

Passionate about expanding home ownership opportunities in Philadelphia? We are hiring a Director of Housing Services. More info here.

Read our 2016-2017 Annual Report

No doubt about it, we had an incredible year here at NKCDC. Read about our impact in our Annual Report here.

Business and Community Resource Directory

Our newest edition of local resources in the River Wards has arrived! Pick up a copy at our office and see an online version here.

Project Reinvest: Homeownership

FINANTA and NKCDC are dispersing hundreds of $10,500 down payment assistance loans to eligible homebuyers in Philadelphia.

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Our Work

Healthy Housing

We work to provide safe, secure housing for Philadelphia residents through free one-on-one housing advising, home repair programs, energy assistance, and real estate development.

Community Building

We equip block leaders and mobilize residents to build a safe, healthy community. Through interaction with city and state governments, NKCDC gives voice to resident concerns.

Economic Development

We promote local business development to create jobs and community wealth by connecting local startups and businesses with services and funds, and working with the arts as a vehicle for economic stimulation.

News and Updates

Our Annual Report - Fiscal Year 2017 is LIVE!

No doubt about it, we had an incredible year at NKCDC. Read about our impact in our Annual Report, now live! Download pdf.

Hands together

Build community

Join us in building healthy, vibrant and sustainable neighborhoods in Philadelphia's River Wards. Every donation helps NKCDC reach more people and nurture strong communities.

New Kensington Community Development Corporation
2515 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19125
P: (215) 427-0350  |  F: (215) 427-1302  |
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