CONTACT US

Over the phone or online

Have any questions? Looking to partner with us? Send us an email.

1027 9th Street West

Bradenton, Florida 34205

newdirectioncomdevcorp@gmail.com

941-465-3638

941-307-9425

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PUTTING THE PIECES TOGETHER

Latest News

Partnership with CDC of Tampa & Tampa Vocational Institute

Aug 4, 2017

Rolling admission for the Vocational Institute which focuses on basic construction skills such as carpentry, green construction, and more.

If interested, contact:

Al Davis

941-465-3686

newdirectioncomdevcorp

@gmail.com

 

or

 

Virgil Perry

813-786-5311

virgilperry@cdcoftampa.org

WHAT WE DO

AFFORDABLE HOUSING

There is a need for affordable housing. Part of our initiative is to help urban areas by providing adequate housing for our residents. Programs include credit repair, mortgages, and first-time homebuyer programs. 

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EDUCATION

There's a shortage of construction skills to keep up with the booming growth in Manatee & Sarasota counties. We will build a construction force of local residents which include entrepreneurs, skilled laborers, and any other job that is needed in the industry to develop the urban corridors with affordable residences. 

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JOB TRAINING

There is a shortage of skilled workers in Manatee & Sarasota. We will train men & women so they can have the necessary job skills that will produce a liveable wage for their families and create sustainability that will help them prosper throughout the years despite the economy. 

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ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Create a series of programs that will help discover an individual's entrepreneurship skills so they can start a business and become successful in the community

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CONSTRUCTION

The vision is to have major developments such as commercial, residential, and  industrial that will provide employment for all people in our community. 

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CIVIL RIGHTS INITIATIVES

Help underserved communities in Manatee & Sarasota to receive equal opportunities regardless of where they are in their growth & development, their education level, ex-felon status, or economic status.

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Mission

To secure and administer resources to foster business and human initiatives for the enhancement of the quality of life in Manatee & Sarasota counties, now and in the future.

Vision

Become a beacon of hope for current and future residents by providing progressive ideas, creative business opportunities, & dynamic human services in the perpetual revitalization of the urban communities of Manatee & Sarasota counties.

In looking at the urban centers of Manatee County we realized there was a need for community development to revitalize these areas. 

October 26, 2015, New Direction Community Development Corporation was founded. 

ABOUT US

The people behind New Direction Community Development Corporation:

 
 
 
Al Davis, CEO
Dorothy Davis, Program Director
Willie Peterson, Vice President

Al Davis
CEO

Dorothy Davis

Director

Willie Peterson
Vice President

Lori Dawson, Secretary

Lori Dawson
Secretary