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Press

2017

Porch Light for artists trying to make Kensington brighter in every way
Fox 29 News, April 4, 2017

PHS Pop-Up Garden proposed in Fishtown stopped by neighbor concerns, displaced compost co-op
Plan Philly, March 31, 2017

Can this tiny storefront save Philly's most drug-ravaged neighborhood?
Philadelphia Inquirer, March 30, 2017

New NKCDC director tasked to oversee revitalization of Kensington for all
Philadelphia Weekly, Mar 22, 2017

Vacant to Vibrant: NKCDC's Orinoka Civic House Plans to Do More Than Just Construction
Spirit News, February 10, 2017

Mural Arts Philadelphia brings Porch Light program to Kensington
Philadelphia Weekly, January 25, 2017

2016

Once-Shuttered Factories Are Now Manufacturing Jobs in Philadelphia
Next City, December 1, 2016

NKCDC's longtime executive director, Sandy Salzman, is saying goodbye
Generocity, October 25, 1016

Awesometown Housing Development in Fishtown Receives Platinum LEED Certification
Spirit News, July 20, 2016

How Breweries Are Changing the Face of Philadelphia
Urban Land Institute, July 6, 2016

Fishtown, where small businesses bloom
Philadelphia Inquirer, March 27, 2016

La historia de dos Kensingtons
Al Día, March 9, 2016

Envisioning the future of River Wards brownfields
Star, February 24, 2016

2015

Breaking Ground on NKCDC's New Development Project in Neighborhood North of Lehigh
Spirit, November 5, 2015

Community Preservation Project in Kensington Section of Philadelphia
Mid-Atlantic Regional Center for the Humanities, Rutgers University--Camden, November 3, 2015

NKCDC Kicks Off Renewal of Kensington's Withering Orinoka Mills
Philadelphia Magazine, October 28, 2015

Kensington's transformation leaps forward with Orinoka Civic House
Al Día, October 27, 2015

Wells Fargo Awards $750,000 to New Kensington CDC to Spur Neighborhood Development
Philanthropy Network, April 20, 2015

2014

NKCDC receives grant to support facade and infrastructure improvements
Star, November 4, 2014

In East Kensington, Housing Development To Replace Little Berlin's "Fairgrounds"
Hidden City Philadelphia, October 15, 2014

Pinning future for New Kensington on Orinoka Mills
Plan Philly, July 23, 2014

$16M multi-use complex proposed for former textile mill in Kensington
Philadelphia Inquirer, July 16, 2014

Awesome New Postgreen Homes Coming to Fishtown
Philadelphia Magazine, March 24, 2014

2013

Heather McCool, Americorps VISTA volunteer at New Kensington Community Development Corporation talks about her work week (audio)
NewsWorks Tonight, November 21, 2013

Going the Extra Block: Get to know Philadelphia's personality-packed neighborhoods
US Airways Magazine, October 2013

Big Green Block Celebrates Latest Innovative Sustainability Features
Flying Kite Media, July 16, 2013

The Seventh Kensington Kinetic Sculpture Derby (video)
Philly in Focus, May 2013

Homeowner Gets New Lease on Life
Philadelphia Tribune, February 21, 2013

A Fishtown Native Helps Steward Her Neighborhood's Radical Revitalization
Flying Kite Media, January 22, 2013

Awards

Sandy Salzman--Woman of Courage Award 2014 (video)
Lutheran Settlement House, June 2014

Housing for Everyone
TD Charitable Foundation, December 2013

2013 GSK IMPACT Awards
GSK, November 2013

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