The Northwest Side Community Development Corporation: A Story of Persistence, Adaptation, and Luck

by Howard Snyder

 

Paperback

Community Activist - Nonprofit - Nonfiction

214 pages

ISBN: 9781645383086

 

ABOUT THE BOOK:

"Rarely has one individual played such a prominent role in one community for such a long time as Howard Snyder on Milwaukee's Northwest Side. The Northwest Side Community Development Corporation: A Story of Persistence, Adaptation, and Luck is not only the chronicle of a singular career but a guided tour of our nation's urban policy as it evolved over a period of forty years."
—John Gurda, author of The Making of Milwaukee

 

 

ABOUT THE AUTHOR:

Howard Snyder founded the Northwest Side Community Development Corporation (CDC) in 1983
with a $20,000 loan to purchase an abandoned fire station. From that rough start, the CDC grew into a powerful force for community engagement, economic reinvestment, and job creation.
This book the story of the CDC’s first 37 years.

The Northwest Side Community Development Corporation: A Story of Persistence

SKU: 9781645383086
$14.99Price