Meet our Residents!

We invite you to meet our residents – Cory, Vicente, Juan and Maria. They talk about their experiences during COVID-19 and how the Rental Hardship Fund has made an impact in their lives.

Dig for DCLT Day – October 26, 2019

  Over 80 volunteers from Republic Services, Trees Durham, Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association, Durham Master Gardners program and friends of DCLT painted, planted and cleaned up 5 DCLT properties in East Durham impacting 14 families and countless neighbors! Dig for DCLT Day was part of Neighborhood National Promise Day, a philanthropic corporate responsibility initiative of … Continued

Streets of Dreams

Highlighted DCLT as a nationally-recognized, grassroots organization working in communities of color using the community land trust model to promote development without the displacement of longtime residents. Produced by Open Studio Productions in 2013.

DCLT in NECD: A new friend to the community

“I really hope the city can get behind permanent affordability. Housing is a community value and a community right,” says Melissa Norton, DCLT Board President. source: DCLT in NECD: A new friend to the community