Economic Development

The EEDC will implement programs to strengthen and grow the current local businesses in the Historic Third Ward, while providing training to new entrepreneurs.

NDC (Neighborhood Development Center) is focused on the creation and expansion of businesses with in the Historic Third Ward. The program offers Business training, comprehensive technical assistance, “character based living”,  and real estate development in the form of business incubator sites.

HAC (Houston Anchor Collaborative) the goal of the collaborative is to enable Houston-based anchor institutions to effectively leverage institutions assets, in the areas of hiring and procurement, to intentionally improve community well being, reduce health disparities and foster equitable economic participation in Houston.