Community Development

A building where arts and people can live and work to make Cumberland a better place.
Our organization has a commitment to advocate for a just community and to work to make affordable and safe housing, new or rehabilitated, increasingly available in Allegany County, one house at a time.
Officially established in 1787, Cumberland is a beautiful city nestled among the Appalachian Mountains, home to those who seek tranquility, peace, and friendly neighbors.
We offer tax credits, grants, loans,, and technical assistance for residential properties as well as commercial enterprises. Come for a visit, stay for a lifetime.
The CEDC supports economic development in Allegany County, Maryland, with an initial focus on Cumberland. Cumberland gives businesses access to big city benefits in a small town setting.
FrostburgFirst serves as a liaison between Frostburg's downtown business district and the community, tourism, and outside organizations, creating a unique and cohesive vision for Frostburg's Main Street.
Interfaith Housing Alliance, Inc.
Glendenning Recreational Complex is home to multiple ball fields that are used for soccer, baseball, youth football, and more! There is also a playground and walking trail, all for public use.
Tri-County Council for Western Maryland is a regional economic development organization representing Allegany, Garrett, and Washington counties in Western Maryland.
We offer free one-on-one business counseling. Our business class series and business roundtables are offered regularly. Your one stop for direction to all business resources in our area.
The Woman's Civic Club has come to symbolize the strength and tenacity of women who serve and lead for the betterment of their community.