Create and sustain vibrant communities that make a positive impact in people’s lives, by providing high quality affordable housing and neighborhood services.
CHDC provides a broad range of affordable housing opportunities and services to enable low/moderate income residents gain better housing and financial stability. Our unique approach to community development engages residents at the grassroots level and ensures that the whole neighborhood benefits from the affordable housing and neighborhood services provided.
CHDC envisions vibrant, safe diverse communities throughout our region where people of all ages can thrive. Communities free of blight, crime and pollution, where involved residents have access to affordable housing, education, healthcare and economic opportunity. Communities where residents proudly band together to promote and share the benefits of community development.
People & Areas We Serve
CHDC serves households throughout Contra Costa County and beyond. The majority of our clients live in the greater Richmond area. We serve people of all income levels, but specialize in serving low and moderate income families. A large majority of our clients have incomes below 80% of the area median income. Some of our programs have specific income and geographic requirements.
What's Trending AT CHDC
Domonique Foster’s Story
With the help of Ways to Work, a program that provides low-interest auto loans and financial education for those who qualify, she made her dream of purchasing her first car a reality.
Carlos and Ana Estela Suazo-Zepeda’ s Story
After tough financial times and a home foreclosure, CHDC helped this family rebuild their credit and purchase an updated home.