Membership Landing Page

Thank you for becoming a member of the Philadelphia Association of Community Development Corporations (PACDC). Please contact Mac Ferrick at if you would like to learn more about your member benefits, sign up for a training, or have any questions at all about PACDC. Also, let us know if you want to take part in any of our committees.

  • If you or your staff engage in economic development and/or commercial corridor management, join our Commercial Corridor Working Group (CCWG)!  This group meets monthly to share ideas, discuss common challenges and opportunities, engage with City officials around how they can best support your work, and guide PACDC's advocacy in this area.  To join the group, email Beth McConnell at 
  • Join our newly formed Housing Committee if you or your staff work on housing development, repair, housing counseling, or similar work!  This group informs and guides PACDC's policy advocacy on housing, including our efforts to double the Housing Trust Fund among other issues, and needs your input an participation!  To join the group, which meets monthly, email Beth McConnell at 
  • PACDC Member Services Committee oversees the development and implementation of programs and services designed to build the capacity of CDCs to better serve their communities by fostering best practices and shared learning opportunities.  This includes development of training, technical assistance programs,  communications and networking.   These activities are undertaken through the lens of PACDC’s strategic plan.  The committee reports to PACDC Board of Directors.  To join the group, email Pam Bridgeforth,

We appreciate your support!