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504 S. Hazelwood Avenue

YNDC fully renovates vacant homes to a high standard for sale to new homeowners at an affordable price.

866 Canfield Road

YNDC’s REVITALIZE Rental program offers an opportunity to rent a quality rental unit.

YNDC is a HUD-Approved Housing Counseling Agency dedicated to helping you achieve sustainable home ownership. We assist clients with identifying and resolving the barriers to homeownership in one-on-one counseling sessions as well as in a group, classroom-style setting.

Iron Roots Urban Farm, a project of the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation, is a 1.7 acre working farm and training center located at 820 Canfield Road on the south side of Youngstown.

Want to invest in Urban Agriculture and eat fresh all summer long? Enroll in the Iron Roots Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program for a weekly subscription to healthy, fresh produce directly from the farm and support community revitalization!

A strategic partnership between YNDC, ServeOhio, and the City of Youngstown, the AmeriCorps REVITALIZE Project is Youngstown’s front line in the effort to FIGHT BLIGHT in our neighborhoods.

VISTA, or Volunteers in Service to America, is a national service program operated by the Corporation for National and Community service. VISTA members serve for one year, represent all walks of life, and work to strengthen the capacity of YNDC’s programming to better meet needs at a citywide scale.

YNDC's small business development program is designed to help new and established entrepreneurs in Mahoning County reach their business goals, with all services beginning with a one-on-one intake meeting. Please contact Liberty Merrill at 330.480.0423 to see if our services are right for your business!

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. 

Paint Youngstown

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.

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Lots of Green, YNDC’s vacant land reuse program seeks to repurpose vacant land and empower city residents to transform the physical fabric of their neighborhoods.