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Community Development International (CDI)

Nonprofit or community organization

Last modified: August 6, 2013, 11:31 AM


Community Development International, Inc (CDi), founded in 2010, is a 501 (c)(3) volunteer-run not for profit organization that was created by a group of creative, motivated and committed young professionals from around the world.


A world in which conscious communities act as bottom-up agents for enduring social, environmental and economic change through intercultural partnerships, peer-to-peer exchange, and leadership.


The mission of CDi is to create strong, healthy and collaborative urban and rural communities through holistically designed programs for a more prosperous, harmonious and equitable global future.

Focal Areas:

  • Community Building
  • Advocacy
  • Health & Well-Being
  • Sustainability

Current Programs:


Headquartered in NYC and with a secondary office in Virginia Beach, VA CDi current program locations include Virginia Beach and various rural communities in the South-East of Haiti.

CDi aims to serve as a catalyst to combine cause-specific forces into results-oriented coalitions that will stimulate sustainable / ecologically conscious social and economic activities in developing urban and rural locations.

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