Washington Heights and Inwood Development Corporation
WHIDC's mission: To stimulate economic growth in our northern Manhattan neighborhoods through micro commercial loans and technical assistance services, capital improvements and spurring the development of underutilized land. (2) encourage the development and/or retention of businesses, industry and housing in our community and (3) conduct related research activities.
Most of our work revolves around providing loans and technical assistance to micro businesses.
We also produce the Medieval Festival at Fort Tryon Park. The 2009 festival will be on Sunday, October 4th (rain date Oct. 11) or