NeighborWorks America, formally known as the Neighborhood Reinvestment Corporation, is a Congressionally-chartered nonprofit organization dedicated to creating places of opportunity in communities across the country. For over 40 years, NeighborWorks has been building the technical skills and organizational capacity, supplementing resources, and amplifying the reach of local nonprofit organizations working to improve their communities.
NeighborWorks America supports a network of nearly 250 local and regional nonprofit housing and community development organizations, which provide on-the-ground support to families and communities in every state, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. These organizations are developing service-enriched rental housing to address affordable housing needs, spearheading community stabilization and engagement activities to revitalize
neighborhoods affected by economic downturn or natural disasters, working to rebuild pathways to improved credit, savings, and sustainable homeownership for low- to moderate income families, and providing an array of other community-focused services related to health, education, and workforce development.