- Builds community through organizing, civic engagement, and leadership development
- Addresses the problems of economic disinvestment, unemployment, crime, and community tension
- Develops and preserves homeownership and rental housing across income levels
The Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation was founded in 1979 by local civic associations to address the problems of economic disinvestment, unemployment, crime, community tensions and the shortage of quality affordable housing undermining Boston’s Dorchester neighborhoods. Its work includes efforts to develop the neighborhoods’ real estate and businesses while also engaging with the community.
Who’s it for?
For businesses in the Dorchester Bay neighborhoods of Boston.