August 29, 2017
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PHILADELPHIA WATER DEPARTMENT AND PIDC STORMWATER MANAGEMENT HIGHLIGHTED

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Launched in January 2012, the Stormwater Management Incentives Program (SMIP) grant program is designed to be a catalyst for transforming large, commercial impervious properties that generate high volumes of stormwater runoff and burden the city’s sewer system and waterways, into properties that build and maintain green stormwater management practices. These practices include rain gardens, vegetated infiltration basins,porous asphalt, and green roofs. Continue Reading →

June 26, 2017
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MEET PIDC’S NEW TEAM MEMBERS

AVSPIDC is excited to welcome a group of talented new members to its staff. Each brings exceptional experience to PIDC and will work hard to carry out our mission of driving growth to every corner of Philadelphia. Continue Reading →

June 26, 2017
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CLIENT FEATURE: DKJ CONSTRUCTION

DKJDKJ Builders and Construction Managers, Inc., is a construction, management and consulting organization with capacity to plan, design, oversee and execute any new construction, renovation, infrastructure and development project for commercial, residential and industrial clients. PIDC was able to provide DKJ Construction with a Contract Line of Credit Loan to bridge receivables on contracts with organizations such as the Philadelphia Housing Development Corporation and the Philadelphia Housing Authority. Continue Reading →

May 21, 2017
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CLIENT FEATURE: CASA PAPEL

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Nestor and Cecila Torres

Cecila and Nestor Torres are owners of Casa Papel – a boutique paper design and print company in Philadelphia. They specialize in creating one-of-kind design, stationery & paper solutions made with utmost craftsmanship. PIDC was able to get Casa Papel the flexible capital they needed to expand their business and launch online.   Continue Reading →

May 21, 2017
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PIDC CELEBRATES SMALL BUSINESS WEEK:MAY 22-26

Chef Moon Krapugthong, Chaaba Thai

Chef Moon Krapugthong, Chabaa Thai

This week Philadelphia will celebrate small businesses across the city. Small businesses have a significant impact on Philadelphia’s economy and deserve much recognition for their contribution. PIDC is committed to the growth of small businesses in every neighborhood in Philadelphia and in the last 5 years, PIDC has invested more than $117M in small business growth in Philadelphia. Review our small business lending report for more details.

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May 21, 2017
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FRANKFORD CDC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR KIMBERLY WASHINGTON CREATING OPPORTUNITIES IN FRANKFORD

Kimberly Washington, Executive Director, Frankford CDC

Kimberly Washington, Executive Director, Frankford CDC

PIDC client Frankford Community Development Corporation (FCDC) is dedicated to development of lower Northeast Philadelphia through affordable and workforce housing development, job creation, improving outcomes around health and wellness and the sustainable improvement of the public space. Continue Reading →