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Renaissance at Fairfax Park Wins Award

FRDC is proud to have received the Platinum Award for most beautiful building by the Northeast Ohio Apartment Association. The award was given as part of the Beautiful Building Contest in June 2016. Congratulations to Constance Durrah in caring for the plants at the property and the residents at the 54 unit apartment building that help to keep it clean. Special thanks to Millinenia Housing Management and Patricia Allen.

Winners of the Novogradac Journal of Tax Credits Developments of Distinction Awards were honored January 8 2015. Read More

FRDC wins Dominion Community Impact Award for Griot Village!
In this picture are Jeffery Patterson, CEO CMHA, Denise Van Leer, FRDC Executive Director & FRDC Board Chairman Steve Baucher.

The Land of Fairfax

FRDC hosted the Lend A Hand Launch Party for The Land of Fairfax fundraisingl-o-f initiative in its offices at Quincy Place on February 16, 2014. John Legend endorses and leads the effort and has given his music and resources to benefit the Fairfax neighborhood, and now we are asking for your help too! We're doing something very exciting and you will want to be a part of it. We invite you to lend a hand too and help to continue the revitalization of Fairfax!
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Louis Stokes Visionary Award

The Louis Stokes Visionary Award is presented to individuals who are committed to community development and have
  • Demonstrated an ability to provide leadership and vision which promotes community development and strong community life;
  • Demonstrated a lifelong personal and professional commitment to improve the quality of life for those who reside and work in communities such as Fairfax;
  • Demonstrated a proven track record in working collaboratively with residents and other stakeholders to build partnerships; and
  • Promoted the initiatives of urban communities such as Fairfax to a broader constituency.