About Us

Somerville Community Corporation works to sustain affordability and livability for the residents of Somerville, Mass. With our members, we focus on amplifying the power of low and moderate-income people, recent immigrants, and generational descendants of earlier immigrants.

Intended Impact 

SCC is a membership organization. Our members reflect the economic, racial, linguistic and ethnic diversity that makes Somerville such a vibrant, diverse, tolerant and desirable community. 

With our members, we have made preserving and enhancing this diversity the overarching priority that drives our work. This decision was made after witnessing the substantial displacement that began in the 1980s of low-income and working families from the western half of Somerville.

Our Approach

We have adopted a three-pronged approach to ensuring the Somerville remains affordable for low and moderate income people. With our members, we:

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