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Jumpstart in action.

A New Model of Community Development

Jumpstart is a successful community development program that combines slow, steady growth, scattered site rehab, and a mix of affordable and market-rate housing.

"Jumpstart was created to reduce blight and increase investment in our communities. By offering opportunities for local entrepreneurs, we can keep wealth local. With Jumpstart everyone wins - aspiring developers, longtime residents, and other community partners all benefit from additional investment in their neighborhood," says Ken Weinstein, founder of Jumpstart Germantown and President of Philly Office Retail.

Note:  The above descriptive information came from the organization's About Jumpstart page.

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