CDCI integrates economic, social and environmental objectives to achieve measurable outcomes and create opportunities for community revitalization and financially sustainable enterprises. Areas of expertise include the following:
Banking, Financial Underwriting; Faith-based development; Affordable Housing development and Planning; Development Assistance; Small Business Assistance; Nonprofit Entrepreneurship; Strategic Planning
CDCI, provides CRA analysis and strategic planning, internal management planning, community relations and affinity group management strategies. CDCI, has broad experience in CRA planning and in examination preparation specializing in community investment strategies for large and small financial institutions.
CDCI, has successfully worked with a variety of churches and faith based entities on projects ranging from starting and running a faith-based clients with specific projects such as housing, mixed use development, church structures, workforce development and use of public funding. CDCI, also facilities cooperative economic development programs.
CDCI, offers development planning, financial structuring and neighborhood liaison services for small and mid-sized projects. This also includes serving large and small public housing authorities in Hope VI planning and implementation.
CDCI, is experienced in working with major developers, local government and neighborhood groups to integrate the economic realities of development with the wishes and desires of neighborhood groups. CDCI, also has significant experience in handling sensitive issues that often confront developer's attempting to balance economic requirements with neighborhood expressions.
CDCI, offers to a select small business client's assistance with business financing and planning. CDCI, assists community development institutions in the design, development and implementation of business development programs.
CDCI, offers expertise in assessment of the capacity of a nonprofit to initiate economic development ventures and can provide an operating strategy to prepare the nonprofit to become a partner with corporate entities.
CDCI, assists clients in developing and producing a variety of agendas to meet local, state or federal demands. Utilizing a variety of methods including internal and external research and analysis, SWOT analysis and other techniques, CDCI, assists in developing cost effective ways to achieve the desired outcomes.