Southwest Community Development Corporation (SWCDC) southwestcdc.org
The SWCDC provides a variety of support services to families including foreclosure prevention, a job search computer lab, emergency utility assistance, home heating oil assistance, family budgeting, after school and summer programs for children, rental tax rebates and referrals to other organizations. Additionally, they facilitate free income tax return preparation for residents, and arrange microloans for small businesses and community development activities.
SWCDC publishes the Southwest Globe Times , a free community newspaper which reports the good news about people and organizations making positive contributions to the quality of life in inner-city Southwest Philadelphia. Look for a copy on the table outside the church office.
Contact person: Ted Behr