North Camden BIG IDEAS Survey

Welcome to the North Camden Neighborhood Plan BIG IDEAS Survey! The purpose of this survey is to give community members a chance to review and comment on draft recommendations for the 2022 North Camden Neighborhood Plan. Your input will guide the next 10 years of redevelopment in North Camden! These recommendations were developed from direct […]

North Camden Mural Arts

Mural arts continue in North Camden with the most recent public mural completed on N. 10th Street, near the intersection of Elm Street, in partnership with the owner of the warehouse in this location, Mr. Lin and local resident/activist Jonathon Latko. This mural was done by artist Chris Toepfer of the Neighborhood Foundation, based in […]

2021 North Camden Neighborhood Plan Open House

On Saturday, June 26th, CLHI hosted a Community Open House for the North Camden Neighborhood Plan, attended by over 150 North Camden residents. The event was a huge success, providing opportunities for local residents to provide ideas and input re: the next 10 years of revitalization in North Camden. This event was covered by local […]

Dr. Earl Dixon Scholarship Fund

Camden Lutheran Housing, Inc. (CLHI) is pleased to announce the continuation of the Dr. Earl Dixon Scholarship Fund to support and encourage Camden youth to pursue a college or a trade/technical school education after high school. These awards will be made for the 2021-2022 academic year. Dr. Earl Dixon was a physicist, activist, community leader, […]

CCDA Applies for Main Street New Jersey Designations

IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                          DATE March 10, 2021 CONTACT: Vincent Basara, 856-757-7200 City of Camden NJ, Office of the Mayor Mayor Frank Moran And City Council Support Camden Community Development Association Application For Main Street New Jersey and Main Street America Designations CAMDEN, NJ – At the March 9, 2021, Camden City Council meeting, a resolution was […]

CLHI Updates on COVID-19

Due to the national health emergency of COVID-19, Camden Lutheran Housing, Inc. (CLHI) has temporarily closed our office to in-person appointments, community meetings, and events. We are making every effort to protect the health of our staff and the North Camden residents we serve. Our staff are working remotely and can still be reached by […]

Project Spotlight: Downspout Planter Boxes

A neighborhood initiative called “The North Camden Stormwater Project” is bringing decorative planter boxes to the front of residents’ homes with a grant from the NJ Department of Environmental Protection 319(h) program, in partnership with the Camden County Soil Conservation District, Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resources Program, and CLHI. The boxes, made by hand in […]

Community Harvest Fest 2018

On Tuesday, October 30th, the Block Supporter Initiative hosted a Community Harvest Fest at the Community Garden at 3rd and Erie Streets, organized by Camden resident Jackie Santiago. Attended by over 150 people, Camden families painted pumpkins, enjoyed freshly made popcorn, and received goodie bags stocked with candy and games. “This was so cool!” said […]

328 State Street for Sale!

328 State Street FOR SALE! Interested buyers should contact Betsy Clifford, Executive Director of CLHI at (856) 342-8088 or  Corner, over-sized lot with 20-year young home with 3 bedroom and 1.5 baths. Brand new kitchen cabinets, counter-tops, and appliances including gas range, continuous wood-look vinyl plank (waterproof!) entire 1st floor living room, dining, and kitchen. […]