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Meet Valley Community Development
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:
Basics of Starting a Business This free workshop will focus on business fundamentals: from startup considerations to business plan development and funding sources. Presented by Dee Dice, Small Business Development Coordinator at Valley Community Development, it is designed for owners of existing businesses as well as those who are planning to start a business venture. […]
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: Thursday, December 19th at 5:00 PM and Saturday, January 11th at 10:00 AM at The Lumber […]
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 […]
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.