Mt. Vernon Manor CDC’s mission is to provide affordable housing opportunities; to encourage West Philadelphia residents to nurture caring families; and to champion a robust and sustainable environment and quality of life in West Philadelphia. MVMCDC strives to cultivate safe and accessible West Philly neighborhoods for both longtime and newly arrived residents by pursuing strategic projects and partnerships that advance affordable housing opportunities, cultivate green and open space, enhance economic mobility, and improve public health and safety in our communities. Our goal is to help residents realize a shared vision of equitable development without displacement and to ensure that our community remains diverse, inclusive, and welcoming to all.