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:
Valley is pleased to announce that the Sergeant House, located at 82 Bridge Street in Northampton, is now accepting applications for new tenants. This building contains 31 affordable studio apartments in a walk-to-town location. Information sessions will be held: Saturday, November 16th at 10:00 AM and Thursday, December 19th at 5:00 PM at The Lumber […]
For those of us that work with business owners, we know the importance of being prepared and anticipating the next step or the next season or the next hurdle. Being prepared for the holidays takes on a very different meaning than the rest of the year, considering that between 1/3 and 1/5th of annual retails […]
Valley Community Development has the opportunity to raise over $400,000 during calendar year 2019 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 $150,000 in available credits through December 31, 2019. Click here for an example. These funds create […]
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For more detailed information about the Community Investment Tax Credit, please go here.
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.