EVENTS: HARVEST HOMES APARTMENTS RIBBON CUTTING CEREMONY



Harvest Homes Apartments Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Sunday, July 30, 2017
3520-3542 West Fifth Avenue, Chicago, Illinois
2:00-4:00 pm

PROGRAM



MISTRESS OF CEREMONY


Kim Jackson, Community Pro Partners

WELCOME


Alderman Jason Ervin, 28th Ward Alderman

OPENING PRAYER


Pastor George Daniels, First Baptist Congregational Church

HARVEST HOMES PROJECT OVERVIEW


Pastor Michael Eaddy, People's Church of the Harvest, People's Community Development Association of Chicago
Jamie A. Smarr, SVP, Affiliate Program, The NHP Foundation

NHP FOUNDATION / PROJECT PARTNER


Richard Burns, President and CEO, The NHP Foundation

COMMUNITY RESIDENT


Anthony Green

HARVEST HOMES APARTMENTS RESIDENT


Sarah Anderson

HARVEST HOMES APARTMENTS IMPACT


Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Mayor, City of Chicago

REMARKS AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS


Pastor Michael Eaddy
U.S. Senator, Honorable Richard "Dick" Durbin
U.S. Congressman 7th District, Honorable Danny K. Davis
State of Illinois, Governor, Honorable Bruce Rauner
U.S. Congressman 2nd District, Honorable Bobby Rush
JP Morgan Chase, John "Jack" Bernhard
Clerk of the Circuit Court, Honorable Dorothy Brown
City Clergy Representative, Presiding Elder Albert Tyson III, AME

AWARD PRESENTATIONS / PROCLAMATION


Pastor Michael Eaddy / Vance Henry, Mayor's Deputy Chief of Staff

CEREMONIAL RIBBON CUTTING / APARTMENT TOUR


Pastor Ephraim Eaddy

REFRESHMENTS & KIDS FUN TENT!



FUNDED IN PART BY


J.P. Morgan Chase, John Bernhard
Enterprise
City of Chicago, Department of Planning and Development
David L. Reifman, Commissioner
Anthony Simpkins, Deputy Commissioner
Anna Booth, Development Officer
State of Illinois, Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

PRE-DEVELOPMENT FUNDING BY


Chicago Community Loan Fund, Calvin Holmes

DEVELOPMENT TEAM


Harvest Homes Apartments L.P.
NHP Foundation, Patrick Fry, Project Manager
Prim Lawrence Group, Teresa Prim, Development Consultant
NIA Architects, Anthony Akindele
Applegate & Thorne-Thompson PC, Nicholas Brunick
Realty Mortgage and Management, Inc.
Community Pro Partners, Kim Jackson, Project Consultant

GENERAL CONTRACTOR


Powers and Sons Construction, Claude Powers

SPECIAL THANKS


Alderman Jason Ervin, 28th Ward
Lawndale Christian Development Corporation, Wayne "Coach" Gordon
Environmental Design Inc., Patricia Feeley
Ralph Land & Associates, CPA
Elijah L. Everette Investments
Powers and Sons Construction, Drew Smith, Site Director

PEOPLE'S COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT ASSOCIATION BOARD OF DIRECTORS


Rev. Michael Eaddy, President
Deborah Tucker, Secretary-Treasurer
Attorney C. Edward Watson, Member
Shirley Halford, Member
Ephraim M. Eaddy, Member
Steven G. Campbell, Member

About PCDAC


People's Community Development Association of Chicago, an affiliate of the People's Church of the Harvest Church of God in Christ, fulfills community and economic developments and is a pillar in the East Garfield Park community. PCDAC was created in 1999 as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization. It's programs are threefold: job training and placement, youth services for at-risk children, and affordable housing. Their mission is to increase family wealth by promoting home ownership and building affordable housing for residents who wish to remain. PCDAC is committed to making a difference by enhancing their existing programs, to combat disparities in access to resources and unemployment. PCDAC has successfully accomplished its greatest goal yet. The building of Harvest Homes Apartments. Home to 36 families who love their new apartments! This is only the beginning of more great things to come.