MHCDO is a nonprofit community-based organization that has undertaken community development activities in the Ward 7 area of Washington, DC since 1979. To enhance its development activities, MHCDO operates a number of programs designed to expand economic opportunities, increase self-sufficiency, and improve the quality of life for individuals and families. MHCDO's success stems from its community governance, collaborations and partnerships, and holistic approach to community development.


MHCDO SERVICES


MHCDO provides services designed to expand economic opportunities, increase self-sufficiency, and improve the quality of life for individuals and families. Housing Services include:


  • Housing & Financial Counseling - MHCDO is HUD-certified housing counseling agency that provides advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, and credit issues. 

          

  • Homebuyer’s Education


  • Dchousingsearch.org - This is the District of Columbia's free affordable housing listing and search engine, where you can find everything from accessible homes to affordable rental and for-sale homes. Users can also find helpful resources such as renter's rights information, assistance programs, and an affordability calculator.

  • Foreclosure Prevention
    • Homeownership Sustainability - Did you know there are federal funds to help DC Homeowners facing foreclosure?  To find out if you qualify for up to $38,000 in a forgivable loan, call 202-396-1200.               


  • Credit Counseling


  • Emergency Food Referral

MHCDO PROGRAMS



  • Senior Brown Bag Program - Senior citizens in low-income housing are provided monthly bags of food and educational information on nutrition.


Marshall Heights Community Development Organization, Inc.

3939 Benning Road NE

Washington, DC 20019

202-396-1200

Helping to grow Ward 7 into the District of Columbia's most welcoming,
prospering, livable community for everyone. 
HOUSING PROGRAMS & SERVICES

MHCDO