The Old Dominion University Community Development Corporation (ODU CDC) is a broad, grassroots partnership that combines neighborhood residents and civic leagues, local churches, government officials, business and public schools in order to create and sustain healthy neighborhoods. Since 2006, the ODU CDC has aggressively acted on five strategic initiatives: creating clean and safe streets, increasing housing and home ownership, fortifying public education, fostering economic opportunity and promoting commercial development. For more information, visit www.odu.edu/ao/cdc/.