NIDC kicks off year-long celebrates as part of 40th Anniversary

Children enjoy the festivities as part of the Neighborhood Initiatives Development Corp.’s 40th anniversary celebration.
Photo courtesy Jackie Villanueva

Neighborhood Initiatives Development Corp. (NIDC) kicked off a year-long celebration of their 40th anniversary on Sunday, Oct. 25. Approximately 100 families attended the carnival-themed celebration and enjoyed music, popcorn, face painting, cotton candy and crafts.

NIDC’s mission is to prepare youth for a successful future and help build thriving communities. Their youth development services include after school programs for students in grades K-12, summer camp, nightly teen center and support for out-of-school youth. They also support the community through benefits access support, financial literacy programming, landlord/tenant mediation, eviction prevention, vaccine education, mental health awareness, support community groups, and other community development activities and resources.

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