New Jersey Community Development Corporation (NJCDC) is a private, non-profit community development and social service agency founded in 1994 with a mission of creating opportunities to transform lives. The focus of our work is the City of Paterson.
Our core work and organizational focus is on neighborhood revitalization, positive youth development, education, affordable and supportive housing, the preservation of the Great Falls Historic District, and direct public-policy innovation.
With a staff of 140 and an operating budget of over $8 million, we provide opportunities to transform the lives of families, teens, children and people with disabilities. Our work centers on four core areas: