Valley Community Development seeks to empower low and moderate income people and the underserved populations manage and improve the quality of their lives. We accomplish this through the development of affordable housing, providing economic opportunities and encouraging community leadership.
Valley Community Development currently focuses on three areas of community economic development:
Please click link to print application. Applications are also available at the Amherst Town Hall, in the planning department, 2nd floor. Contact Donna Cabana at 413.586.5855 x180 for more information. 3 Bedroom, 1.5 Bath, 2 Car Garage at 77 Glendale Rd, Amherst. Must meet income requirements. First come, first served.
For more detailed information about the Community Investment Tax Credit, please go here.
Community Investment Tax Credit Program Valley Community Development has the opportunity to raise over $400,000 during calendar year 2018 through CITC, where donations of at least $1,000 receive a 50% Massachusetts tax credit; the credit is also a refundable credit. We currently have approximately $125,000 in available credits through December 31, 2018. Click here for […]
Small Business Workshops Basics Of Starting A Business Wednesday, March 13, 2:00 – 4:00 Free workshop focusing on business fundamentals, from startup considerations to business plan development. Presented by Dee Dice, our Small Business Development Coordinator, this workshop is designed for owners of existing businesses as well as those who are planning to start a […]
Technology is the name of the game for events these days. Regardless of large or small, in-house or community venue, a good event software program can “keep it all together” for you. With events, there are so many moving parts – registrants (some who pay, others who get a discount or go for free), their […]
VALLEY COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION COMMUNITY INVESTMENT TAX CREDIT (CITC) PROGRAM COMMUNITY INVESTMENT PLAN (CIP) JANUARY 2017 – DECEMBER 2019 INTRODUCTION Valley Community Development Corporation seeks to empower low and moderate income people and underserved populations manage and improve the quality of their lives. We accomplish this through the development of affordable housing, providing economic opportunities, […]
Valley Community Development provides a variety of community economic development programs and services to low and moderate income residents within Hampshire County, but primarily the communities of Northampton, Easthampton, Amherst and Hadley. To volunteer, join a committee or learn about becoming a Board member, please send us an email.