Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in City Heights by working with our community to create and sustain quality affordable housing & livable neighborhoods & foster economic self-sufficiency.

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Founded in 1981, the City Heights Community Development Corporation (CHCDC) is one of the longest-running nonprofit organizations in San Diego. For over 30 years we have been committed to providing quality comprehensive services to meet the needs of the City Heights community, including affordable housing, economic development, neighborhood improvements and community building opportunities.

We had a great time today organizing and teaching a free bike riding class in partnership with the San Diego County Bike Coalition. Thanks YMCA for allowing us to use the space. The next one is a more advanced Traffic Skills 101 class happening over two days -- On Sept 13 & 17. They're free for CH residents! ... See MoreSee Less

We had a great time today organizing and teaching a free bike riding class in partnership with the San Diego County Bike Coalition. Thanks YMCA for allowing us to use the space. The next one is a mor...

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This week we celebrated the accomplishments of all of our Readers in The Heights Summer Program participants. Our youth shared their story of the adventurous summer they had with us. Parents, grandparents, siblings and other family members all enjoyed refreshments and filled the auditorium of Central elementary to support and celebrate their children. Thanks to generous donations of corporate sponsors to United Way of San Diego County each student received a bag full of school supplies to start the year off right! We look forward to seeing he heights our readers will reach 🚀📙📗📕📘

Thank you to all of the partners within the City Heights Partnership for Children and the amazing volunteers 🚀📘 that helped make this happen.

San Diego County Office of Education Everyone a Reader
Words Alive
San Diego Workforce Partnership
San Diego Police Department
City Heights/Weingart Library and Performance Annex

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City Heights CDC worked with local artist Vicki Leon last year to activate the alley across from the new YMCA to enhance the local transit area near the then new Rapid station. The community-build murals now serve to brighten the alleyway entrance to CH Coffee House. Great example of how placemaking can spur economic development. Now, go support this local coffee shop. Their drinks are on point! ☕ 🚃 🎨 ... See MoreSee Less

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Mark your calendars! San Diego's Open Streets event CicloSDias is coming back to City Heights this October. ... See MoreSee Less

2016 CicloSDias

October 30, 2016, 10:00am - October 30, 2016, 5:00pm

Please join us for San Diego's next CicloSDias Open Street event on Oct 30, 2016! For a portion of the day, we temporarily close off some of our favorite streets to vehicles. Enjoy miles of car-free s...

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