About Us

Eastside Community Development Corporation (ECDC) is a non- profit organization located in Charleston, South Carolina. Established since 2003, we have been committed to being of service to the community in many forms. Our goal is to shape the community into a safe haven, advocate for education, and be dependable. We want our community to be a place where its residents know and feel safe. Within that safety, we want our residents to know we care about their well- being and what happens within our community. We are here to help our residents stay well informed about changes in our community regarding housing, education, development, and jobs. What is most important to us is to be dependable to our residents. We want our residents to know we are here for all their needs and here to help advocate for them and for the community.

ECDC provides several benefits and programs, such as:

  • Affordable Transitional Housing 

  • Youth Programs

  • Unity Day

  • Eastside Pride Litter Program

  • Back to School Giveaway

  • Free Wifi

  • Student Packages

  • Eastside Cares

  • COVID- 19 Services

Our Mission

Our Mission is to develop a community of unity and growth. We are here to be the helping hand to the change our community desires.

We are here to help provide our residents with the tools and resources they need to grow out of the hardships and into their well-deserved American Dream. We are here to help beautify the community, advocate for more affordable housing, demand for more educational resources for our youth, promote getting back to school by offering a small scholarship, and many other needs of the community.

Since its establishment in 2003, we, Eastside Community Development Corporation, worked towards its mission every day. With the help of the community members and other local entities, we will continue to work towards making our community into the safe and proud community it has the potential to be.