The Homewood Community Development Collaborative, founded in 2015, was created to align Homewood’s leading non-profits to:
Achieve outcomes that enhance the life experience of all residents, organizations and businesses and to align the talents, skills and resources of the community-based organizations in the Homewood community.

COVID-19 Homewood Community Updates

In accordance with Governor Wolf’s directive to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, Homewood Community Development Collaborative (HCDC) member organizations are currently closed.  Most member organizations are working remotely to continue to provide important services to the Homewood community.  


Please continue to check our website for updates.   Click here to contact HCDC.

Read the Comprehensive Community Plan for Homewood – the guide for all future development and initiatives for the neighborhood.

Mayor Bill Peduto
Mayor Bill Peduto

"What we are doing in Homewood is the pilot program for what community based development will mean in this City."

Rev. Sam Ware, BUSP Executive Director

"Homewood Collaborative is an example of what you can accomplish when you don’t care who gets the credit."

Councilman Rev. Ricky Burgess
Councilman Rev. Ricky Burgess

“Things are turning around for Homewood. For the first time we have everybody aligned.”

Ed Gainey State Representative
Ed Gainey, PA State Representative

“What gives us hope about Homewood is the fact that we are resilient, we never stop.”