The Post: D.C.’s Lincoln Heights waits for renewal as city’s affordable-housing strategy languishes

The Washington Post provides an in-depth look at housing and community development in Washington, D.C. #TalkPoverty Read More »

CDP Staff Author Chapter in ABA Publication on Post-Disaster Recovery

CDP director Diane Glauber and counsel David Zisser co-authored chapter titled "Innovative Post-Disaster Community-Based Housing Strategies." Read More »

AnnouncementCDP Title Clearing Initiative restores title to 741 New Orleans Homeowners!

The total economic benefit to homeowners is just over $10 million dollars. 

About the Community Development  Project

About the Community Development Project

The Lawyers' Committee's Community Development Project (CDP) provides direct legal services to non-profit and community-based organizations in the most under-served regions of the country. CDP's mission is to promote housing and economic opportunities and environmental justice in low-income and minority communities through volunteer legal services. Read more »
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