For Immediate Release - May 8, 2020

HARRISBURG, PA – Pennsylvania Downtown Center (PDC) is offering complimentary remote community development advice and technical assistance statewide for COVID-19-related issues from now through June 30, 2020.

In this ever-changing and challenging time of crisis, PDC staff understands the need for local non-member communities and non-profit organizations throughout the commonwealth to access resources to assist in their community revitalization efforts. This brief profile will provide the necessary information to request up to two hours of service for you and your community, from now until the end of June.


Founded in 1987, the mission of Pennsylvania Downtown Center is to build and support the capacity of local nonprofit organizations, municipalities, and individuals to enhance the overall well-being and sustainability of Pennsylvania’s core communities. PDC accomplishes this mission by engaging local community leaders and volunteers, and educating them, to advance the sense of place, quality of life and economic vitality of the Commonwealth's downtowns, traditional neighborhood business districts and nearby residential areas.

Helping you make your town a better place.