On Wednesday, May 29, the Ohio Department of Development (ODOD) awarded $2,415,000 in Welcome Home Ohio (WHO) program funding to Mahoning County Land Bank (MCLB) in partnership with the Youngstown Neighborhood Development Corporation (YNDC) to create new affordable housing opportunities.

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YNDC has been awarded $150,000 in 2nd Ward American Rescue Plan (ARP) funds and $75,000 in 6th Ward ARP funds for cleanup projects. 

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On May 23, YNDC's TreeCorps completed its spring planting of 185 two inch caliper trees. Trees were planted in multiple neighborhoods including: the greater Glenwood Avenue area, Boulevard Park, Powerstown, Buckeye Plat, Lincoln Knolls, Wick Park, Lansingville, Gibson Heights, Arlington Heights, and Mahoning Commons.

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Unit A Price: $750/month
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Sq. Ft.: 913
Please visit or call Shawnice at YNDC at 330.480.0423 for more information on how to rent from YNDC.
Price: $140,000
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 1.5
Sq. Ft.: 1,747
Price: $175,000
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Sq. Ft.: 1,907
Price: $80,000
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 1
Sq. Ft.: 1,170

Grant has lived in his east side neighborhood for 20 years. His roof was leaking into his bedroom and kitchen, and he had buckets all over the house to catch the water. YNDC replaced his roof and now his home is dry and warm!

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YNDC is seeking candidates for a Finance Manager Position. 

Under the supervision of the Executive Director, the Finance Manager will be responsible for managing organizational accounting and financial activity. 

YNDC is seeking candidates for a Housing Project Inspector Position. Under the supervision of the Housing Director, the Housing Project Inspector will screen properties for necessary repairs, write up project specifications, bid out projects, inspect completed repairs, and communicate deficiencies. 

YNDC is seeking candidates for a Grass Cutting and Cleanup Team Member Position. Under the direction of the Neighborhood Stabilization Director, the Grass Cutting and Cleanup Team Member will work with a team to implement property maintenance and neighborhood improvement projects including cutting grass, cleaning up/boarding vacant properties, basic construction  / landscaping, and other projects to improve the quality of life in Youngstown’s neighborhoods.

Trees Planted 
Emergency Repairs Completed
Homes Purchased by Housing Counseling Clients
Press Coverage:
In May YNDC was referenced 9 times by news outlets! Click here to view our press coverage.
Funding Sources:
YNDC is grateful for the generous support from the following organizations:

Program Investors
Aimee and Lulu Seidel Foundation

Altrusa International of Youngstown

Bernard and Elaine Soss

Family Charitable Trust
Citizens Bank
City of Youngstown, American Rescue Plan
City of Youngstown, City Council Discretionary Funds
City of Youngstown, Community Development Block Grant
City of Youngstown, HOME Investment Partnership
Community Foundation of the Mahoning Valley
Denise Debartolo York
Direction Home
Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation
Eastgate Regional Council of Governments
Farmers National Bank
Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati Affordable Housing Program

Federal Home Loan Bank of Cincinnati Carol M. Peterson Housing Fund
Federal Home Loan Bank of Pittsburgh Affordable Housing Program
Finance Fund
First National Bank Community Foundation
First Energy Foundation
Florence Simon Beecher Foundation
Frances Schermer Charitable Trust
Frank and Pearl Gelbman Foundation
George and Virginia Pugh Foundation
Healthpath Foundation of Ohio
HUD Comprehensive Housing Counseling Grant
Huntington Foundation
J. Ford Crandall Memorial Foundation
John S. and Doris M. Andrews Memorial Fund
John D. Finnegan Foundation
John F. and Loretta Hynes Foundation
Key Bank Foundation

Mahoning County Commissioners
Mahoning County Land Reutilization Corporation
Mahoning County Lead Hazard and Healthy Homes
Mercy Health Foundation
Ohio Housing Finance Agency

Ohio Housing Trust Fund
PNC Foundation 
Pollock Company Foundation
Pollock Personal Foundation
Premier Bank
Produce Perks Midwest
Project MKC
Robert H. Reakirt  Foundation
Ruth Beecher Charitable Trust
Schwebel Family Foundation
Senator Maurice and Florence Lipscher Charitable Fund
Seven Seventeen Credit Union

The William M. Neckerman, Jr. Charitable Foundation
The Youngstown Foundation
United Way of Youngstown and the Mahoning Valley
USDA Forest Service Urban and Community Forestry Inflation Reduction Act Grant Program  

Thomases Family Endowment of the Youngstown Area Jewish Federation

USDA Gus Schumacher Nutrition Incentive Program COVID Relief and Response Program

USDA Rural Housing Preservation Grant
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
W. and H. Bender Memorial Fund
Walter and Caroline Watson Foundation
Ward Beecher Foundation
Western Reserve Health Foundation
William Swanston Charitable Fund
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