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.

Great highlight of our Readers in the Heights Summer Program and how we are helping to prevent summer slide! Thank you United Way of San Diego County πŸ“šπŸš€ ... See MoreSee Less

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Music Monday with City Heights Music School! We are so grateful and love spending time learning to Sind and play instruments from Brazil πŸ‡§πŸ‡·
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Words Alive Day at our Readers in the Heights Summer Program! We read all about the bear and his piano! What instrument do you like to play? 🎹🎻🎺πŸ₯πŸŽΈπŸŽ·πŸ“š

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For our second field trip his summer our Readers in the Heights enjoyed a special day with the other cohorts learning and exploring what it means to work in law enforcement. Thank you to San Diego Police Department Mid City Division and United Way of San Diego County for this special day of exploring a SWAT truck, motorcycles, K9 Unit, and a helicopter fly over just for us! We had a blast! πŸ“šπŸš€
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Our Readers in the Heights had a great time reading one on one with our volunteers fromGEICO. Thank you so much for giving of your time to explore new adventure with us! In the afternoon we also enjoyed making fluffy slime! It was so sticky and fluffy πŸ“šπŸš€ United Way of San Diego County

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