Cht End Year Client Update 040809

685 views

Published on

Published in: Health & Medicine
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
685
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
46
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Cht End Year Client Update 040809

  1. 1. Cherry Hill Trust: End of Year Update <ul><li>CHERRY HILL TRUST MID-YEAR CLIENT </li></ul><ul><li>PROGRESS UPDATE </li></ul><ul><li>JAMES BRAGDON </li></ul><ul><li>BILL FERGUSON </li></ul>4/07/09
  2. 2. <ul><li>Community Background </li></ul><ul><li>Description of The Client </li></ul><ul><li>Update of The Work </li></ul><ul><li>Questions </li></ul>UPDATE AGENDA
  3. 3. CHERRY HILL COMMUNITY <ul><li>Socio-Economic Condition: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Median household income in 2000 ($17,464) well below City ($30,078). </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>91.8% of families earn below MD Self Sufficiency wage standard. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Population fell by nearly 30% from 11,081 to 7,772 between 1990 & 2000. Mainly due to demolition of public housing. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Racial Composition – 96.0% of residents are African Amer., 2.7% are white, 1.3% from other races. City as whole (64.3% AA). </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Family Composition – 70% of CH households were families, compared to 57% citywide. Female headed families with children account for 54% of neighborhood families. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Age Composition – higher percentage of residents under the age of 20 than Baltimore as a whole. Few middle age residents. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Educational Attainment – 24% of CH residents have some college education, appx. 35% of residents ages 25-64 did not have high school education. </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Very distinct community set of by clear boundaries. </li></ul><ul><li>Natural Resources are vast surrounding the community. </li></ul><ul><li>Public housing is situated in a way where there’s “one way in & one way out” </li></ul>A VIEW OF CHERRY HILL
  5. 5. 501(3)(C) STATUS, UPDATE <ul><li>As of February 2009, Cherry Hill Trust received 501(c)(3) approval: </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Expanded grant opportunities, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>More effective partnerships, </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Increased responsibility as the neighborhood “leader.” </li></ul></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Community Benefits Agreement
  7. 7. VIEW OF CHERRY HILL – POTENTIAL DEVELOPMENT
  8. 8. PLANNED DEVELOPMENT – WESTPORT WATERFRONT
  9. 9. THE CLIENT’S PARTNERS & RESOURCES <ul><li>Family Health Centers of Baltimore </li></ul><ul><li>Chemical People of Cherry Hill </li></ul><ul><li>Baltimore Community Foundation </li></ul><ul><li>Towson University Partnership – “Cherry Hill Learning Zone” </li></ul><ul><li>Cherry Hill Town Center – Catholic Archdiocese </li></ul><ul><li>Schools: 4 Kindergarten to 8 th , 2 High Schools </li></ul><ul><li>Mayor’s Office & other government orgs. </li></ul>
  10. 10. CBA – MAJOR ACCOMPLISHMENTS <ul><li>With a $10,000 grant from the Baltimore Community Foundation (BCF), the CHT contracted with Sam Jordan , a consultant and community organizer in DC, to help educate the community on the CBA process . Looking at other models for replication. </li></ul><ul><li>Community survey project. </li></ul><ul><li>CBA Trainings: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Zoning & land use – March 24th </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Development economics – March 25th </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>CBA process – March 26th ( ONE DC ) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Next steps: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Expansion into other communities on the peninsula </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>New community survey & CBA Freedom School </li></ul></ul>
  11. 11. Receivership & Community Assistance
  12. 12. THE CLIENT: CHERRY HILL TRUST, UPDATES <ul><li>Vacant House Receivership </li></ul><ul><li>916 Bridgeview Rd: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Prime location </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Predetermined buyer </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Federal Lien! </li></ul></ul>916 Bridgeview Rd.
  13. 13. THE CLIENT: CHERRY HILL TRUST, UPDATES <ul><li>Day Break Drug Treatment Center </li></ul>The Center The Problem Corner
  14. 14. <ul><li>QUESTIONS? </li></ul><ul><li>JAMES BRAGDON </li></ul><ul><li>BILL FERGUSON </li></ul>

×