Membership

Welcome to the membership page of Codman Square NDC’s website.  On this page, you’ll find the information and documents that will enable you to determine eligibility for and benefits of membership in Codman Square NDC.  You’ll also find the Membership Invitation Letter and the Membership Form (click here for those—MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION). Finally, you’ll find a visual of overview of the Programs and Services offered by Codman Square NDC (click here for CSNDC Programs AT-A-GLANCE).  But first, read below for more information about Codman Square NDC so that you are as informed as possible about our agency.

To Our Future Members

We would like to invite you to join the membership of Codman Square Neighborhood Development Corp (CSNDC), a dynamic community development corporation dedicated to building a cohesive and resilient community in Codman Square and South Dorchester, developing affordable housing and commercial spaces that are safe and sustainable, and promoting economic stability for low and moderate income residents of all ages.  The Codman Square NDC, founded in 1981, is a State-certified community development corporation, recognized by the City, State and Federal government as an entity that has made significant improvements in the South Dorchester service area it covers.  We’ve developed over 1,300 units of affordable housing, including many homeownership units that were sold to first time low/mod income homeowners.

CSNDC has hundreds of members, including many of your neighbors.  We hope you will become a member, too!
  Member dues start at only $10.00 (ten) per year.

To promote responsive community development, members are privy to pertinent information and vibrant programs that enhance the communities’ development, as well as their personal and civic growth. Joining the Codman Square NDC facilitates your access to a range of services, including estate planning, rehab loan services, foreclosure prevention support, affordable housing, community information, advocacy, leadership development, volunteering and networking opportunities—all with the purpose of insuring our community remains a safe, affordable and economically diverse and vibrant neighborhood, with thriving residents, businesses and other stakeholders. 

CSNDC members receive a host of benefits designed to uphold our mission and support the communities’ well-being and member interests.  As part of your Codman Square NDC membership you will receive the following:

  • A CSNDC ink pen, or other new member gift;
  • Voting rights at Codman Square NDC’s Annual Meeting
  • Regular updates on civic events and recent CSNDC community activities and services;
  • Support in starting a block/civic association;
  • Educational, leadership and volunteer opportunities;
  • Name entered into quarterly raffles for prizes

We are excited to get to know you better and learn about your interests and needs. For your convenience, we invite you to sign up for membership using any one of the following methods:

  • Complete the attached MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION and send it, along with the Membership Dues, by email to:  info@csndc.com.
  • Or mail it to: 
    Katrina Allison
    Special Administrative Assistant
    Codman Square NDC
    587 Washington Street
    Dorchester, MA 02124

Call Katrina Allison of our Membership staff at (617) 825-4224 x143 with any questions. We look forward to welcoming you to our unparalleled community development corporation!

Sincerely,
Gail Latimore
Executive Director

CSNDC Programs AT-A-GLANCE | MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

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Next Annual Meeting scheduled for Thurs, June 29, 2016 at 6:00pm at Codman Commons Park