NKCDC seeks Community Engagement Associate

Team member will work as NKCDC’s primary community outreach and organizing assistance to bring needed services and resources to residents that NKCDC serves in the Fishtown, Kensington, and Port Richmond neighborhoods of Philadelphia. Provides on-the-ground support around educational information on topics relevant to constituents as a means of pursuing neighborhood and community improvement and involvement. Serves as part of NKCDC’s Neighborhood Advisory Committee (NAC) Program of the City of Philadelphia through informing residents as to the programs and opportunities available to them in areas such as housing counseling, foreclosure prevention, and other City programs and services.

New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC) strengthens the physical, social and economic fabric of Kensington, Fishtown and Port Richmond, Philadelphia, by being a catalyst for sustainable development and community building. NKCDC draws on the strengths of the community to empower residents and promote resident-driven development. We believe in a multi-faceted approach to neighborhood revitalization, working with economic development, real estate development, vacant land management, community engagement and neighborhood planning as well as housing services.

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