On August 22, 2017, MHCDO launched the first edition of The Collaborator Newsletter which provides "News, and updates of what’s going on, in, and around Ward 7!" The Collaborator will be published on a monthly basis. Click here to view.
MHCDO held its October “DC First Fridays” event on October 6, 2017, this month’s topic was “Banking and Financial Solutions to Start a Small Business.” The guest keynote speaker was Sheila Edmundson, Procurement Technical Assistance Specialist, DC Department of Small and Local Business Development.
The next “DC First Friday” event will take place on November 3, 2017, from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at MHCDO, located at 3939 Benning Road NE, Washington, DC 20019. The Guest Speaker will be
DC Councilmember Ward 7, Vincent C. Gray who will discuss “His Business and Economic Plan for Ward 7.” Contact Vivian Mercer at 202-650-5621 to RSVP or for additional information. Plan to attend.
Marshall Heights Community Development Organization, Inc.
3939 Benning Road NE
Washington, DC 20019
Did You Know the District of Columbia has MONEY available to help DC Homeowners facing foreclosure? Are You Having Problems Paying Your Mortgage? To find out if you can qualify for up to $60,000 in a forgivable loan to prevent foreclosure on your home. For additional information call 202-396-1200.
DC's Inclusionary Zoning (IZ) Program helps city residents rent and buy places to live when they can't afford market-rate prices. DC Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) disposes of IZ units through a lottery process. Households interested in purchasing or leasing an IZ home must take an Inclusionary Zoning Orientation class which is provided by MHCDO on the 4th Thursday of every month from 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm. Call 202-396-1200 for more information.
MHCDO provides information and assistance on How to Qualify for Up to $75,000 for:
* Home Rehab
* Roof Repair
* Make Your Home Handicap Accessible
* Delinquent Property Taxes and Mortgage
* Property Taxes Deferment and, much more.
Are you having difficulties paying your property taxes, mortgage or maintaining your home? If yes, Government money is available to help senior homeowners. Call 202-396-1200 for additional information.