Our Projects

Bailey Power Plant

An adaptive re-use of a historic tobacco facility into an innovation center, research space, and a retail/restaurant destination.

4260 Forest Park Avenue

Construction of a commercial space that will provide education programs designed specifically to create a pathway into science and technology for the low-income residents of St. Louis.

Fresh Direct

Equipment financing for a fresh food distribution facility that will create over 600 LIP-accessible FTE jobs

Cambridge Innovation Center Business Expansion

National expansion of a catalytic innovation space operator into multiple severely-distressed areas.

Santana Textiles

A denim manufacturing facility providing hundreds of quality jobs in one of the poorest MSAs in the county.

Creating Opportunity for Urban Communities

UACD seeks to transform distressed urban neighborhoods. We invest in catalytic projects that create accessible, career-track jobs and promote access to fresh food, healthcare, and the innovation economy.

Urban Action Community Development (UACD) is a Baltimore-based, national Community Development Entity (CDE).  Since 2003, UACD has successfully deployed over $269 MM in federal New Markets Tax Credit (NMTC) allocation into distressed, low income communities.

UACD’s Impact

Meet The Team

UACD’s management team has extensive experience in community development and urban revitalization.

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NMTC Program

The NMTC program incentivizes private investment in community development and job creation.

Learn more about how NMTC works