Community Development Corporation (CDC)

Business / Agriculture / Community Development Corporation (CDC): Tax-exempt, non-profit organizations whose primary mission is the economic and social revitalization of distressed urban and rural areas. A CDC is a community-based organization carrying out its activities within a geographically defined area. Cdcs may support or undertake such activities as housing development and rehabilitation, job training and counseling, and business development activities.

Other Words for Development

Development Verb Synonyms: occurrence, happening, event, incident, circumstance, situation, condition, phenomenon
Development Noun Synonyms: evolution, growth, evolvement, maturation, unfolding, maturing, maturity, increase, expansion, enlargement, increment, advance, advancement, progress, improvement
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National Rural Economic Development Institute (NREDI)

Business / Agriculture / National Rural Economic Development Institute (NREDI): Helps develop the capacity of the National Rural Development Partnership and its constituent organizations (State Rural Development Councils and the National Rural Development Council) by providing ec MORE

National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC)

Business / Finance / National Securities Clearing Corporation (NSCC): A clearing corporation that facilitates the settlement of accounts among brokerage firms, exchanges, and other clearing corporations. MORE

Open Community

Science / Biology / Open Community: A community in which the populations have different density peaks and range boundaries and are distributed more or less randomly. MORE

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