Englewood Community Development Corporation was formed in 1996 as an outgrowth of Englewood Christian Church–a neighborhood church that has been in the same location on Rural Street since 1895. Located on the Near Eastside of Indianapolis, Englewood CDC focuses its work primarily within the Englewood Neighborhood, one of 20 small neighborhoods which collectively make up the Near Eastside.
Englewood CDC strives to nurture and embody “love of neighbor” in four focus areas:
ECDC’s unique mission and structure reflects participation and responsibilities relative to four other plans that inform our ongoing strategic plan and the fulfillment of our mission and vision. These four plans, of which ECDC has had a lead role in both developing and ongoing implementation, include:
Additionally, Englewood CDC works collaboratively with other neighborhood, city, and civic organizations.