Dorchester Bay Economic Development Corporation (DBEDC)
is a nonprofit community development
corporation that acts to build strong, thriving, and diverse communities in Bostonís Dorchester
neighborhoods. DBEDC works closely with neighborhood residents and partners to access resources
necessary to create and sustain economic development opportunities, develop affordable housing, and
build community power through organizing and leadership development. Since inception, DBEDC has
developed 954 units of housing and has made 84 direct loans worth $1,494,765.