Philly Spring Cleanup

Help tackle the clutter in your neighborhood Saturday, April 8, 10 a.m. to noon.

First-Time Homebuyer Workshops

Buy your first home like a pro. Four-hour workshops, two times each month.

Somerset Neighbors Poem—In 2015, residents of Kensington came together to tell the story of their community through poetry.


Felix Torres-Colon is veteran leader from Philly area

New Kensington Community Development Corporation (NKCDC) enthusiastically announces Felix Torres-Colon as our new executive director.

Torres-Colon is a veteran leader in the community development field with diverse experience in three metropolitan regions-New England, Baltimore, and greater Philadelphia and New Jersey. He brings a lifelong commitment to community development, deep familiarity with the Philadelphia region, and warm relationships with many people in our community.

"I can't believe how happy I am that the Board hired Felix Torres-Colon as my replacement," said NKCDC's retiring executive director, Sandy Salzman. "I have known Felix many years. He is a kind and generous people person, and I believe that the NKCDC staff and community members will come to appreciate his caring and calm nature as much as I have." Read more about Felix here.

Who is NKCDC?

New Kensington Community Development Corporation strengthens the physical, social and economic fabric of Philadelphia communities through sustainable development and community building. NKCDC empowers residents and promotes resident-driven development. With more than 30 years of experience, we've developed a multifaceted approach to neighborhood revitalization.

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