• Outstretched Hands Community Development Corporation

Outstretched Hands Community Development Corporation is a charitable, tax-exempt, 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to educating, elevating and empowering diverse segments of our community, and establishing economic sustainability through business and entrepreneurship.

Outstretched Hands CDC is involved in a number of International Missions and Domestic Local Initiatives. Æffect.Change is one such initiative.

Æffect.Change Cooperative is a local community initiative of Outstretched Hands Community Development Corporation. In collaborative partnership with other non-profit agencies, the Æffect.Change Cooperative Initiative provides programs and resources to address the myriad challenges related to improving law enforcement and community relationships, juvenile delinquency, recidivism, homelessness, senior citizen vulnerability and many other issues common to life for citizens in under-served/disadvantaged neighborhoods. It is based in Durham, focused upon Durham and destined to foster significant changes for the betterment of the citizens of Durham.