Community Loan Fund
The Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation’s (YNDC) Community Loan Fund (CLF) actively seeks to provide a first-mortgage financing source in underserved communities to bolster continued revitalization and economic recovery in vulnerable and transitional neighborhoods.
Lots of Green Lots of Green, the YNDC’s vacant land reuse program, seeks to repurpose all land in a target area, transforming the physical fabric of strategic neighborhoods.
The Model Block program is a focused neighborhood development program that seeks to comprehensively address physical conditions on target blocks in strategic neighborhoods of the city.
The YNDC aims to actively engage residents in the revitalization of their
neighborhoods. Through our programs,
outreach, workshops and trainings we foster a renewed sense of ownership and
community among residents.
The Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation (YNDC) offers a limited exterior home repair program, PAINT YOUNGSTOWN, to assist residents of owner-occupied, single family homes with exterior improvements at NO COST to owners.
Iron Roots Urban Farm
Iron Roots Urban Farm is a 1.5 acre working farm and training center, located at 820 Canfield Road on the south side of Youngstown.
HUD-Certified Housing Counseling
YNDC is a HUD-Certified Housing Counseling Agency dedicated to helping you achieve sustainable home ownership. We assist clients with addressing and resolving the barriers to home ownership in one-on-one counseling sessions as well as in a group, classroom-style setting.
Homes for Sale YNDC restores formerly vacant and foreclosed properties to new life and offers them for sale to new homeowners at an affordable price.
YNDC and the City of Youngstown have completed Neighborhood Action Plans for seven neighborhoods across the city, as well as a document with citywide recommendations called the Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy Report.