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Our Mission

To support the work of community development corporations as they strengthen their communities through housing and economic development

Our Vision

A Greater Cincinnati nationally recognized as a region comprised of thriving communities built upon the strategic, social, and economic investments reflective of the places they serve.



Dejah Rawlings: Project Coordinator

Dejah hails from Lexington, Kentucky and is a recent Alumna of Northern Kentucky University where she was heavily involved in many student and leadership organizations. She graduated with a Bachelors of Art degree in Political Science and minors in both Black Studies and Pre-law. She’s very excited to work directly with communities and has a growing interest in community building and urban redevelopment.


yard & co.

YARD & Company has 25 years of global experience interweaving urban design and development strategy with hyper-local get-it-done creativity. YARD helps organizations build amazing places, with clients ranging from small volunteer-based grassroots efforts to multi-national developers and corporations. Their projects range in size from targeted popup efforts to billion dollar redevelopments of entire city districts.