Somerville Community Corporation has developed well over 300 rental and ownership homes for low- and moderate-income households in Somerville. Residents of our properties are selected via a public lottery with preference given to people who live and work in Somerville. Resident turnover in SCC’s properties is well below the average apartment turnover and includes properties built over 20 years ago. Read more about Our Properties
SCC engages in community planning to celebrate the diverse cross section of our city and make a meaningful impact in our neighborhoods.Through Link Somerville and the Land Use Committee, we carry out participatory initiatives that get community members involved in important development and planning decisions. Read more about Link Somerville
Somerville Community Corporation is conveniently located in the heart of Union Square, Somerville, Mass. For those requiring wheelchair accesses, an elevator is located at the back of the building. In advance of your visit, please call the staff member with whom you'll be meeting to arrange for access.
SCC is committed to preserving and producing housing that is affordable to all segments of the population in Somerville, both through our own work in real estate development and by influencing municipal policies that result in more affordable housing. Read more about Housing for All
Somerville Community Corporation (SCC) is a membership organization that provides leadership for sustaining the City of Somerville as a vibrant, diverse and tolerant community. We offer services and lead community organizing that supports low- and moderate-income Somerville residents in their efforts to achieve economic sustainability and increase civic participation.Read more about History, Mission and Overview
Leadership development is key to SCC’s organizing and planning work. We believe that there are many styles of leadership, and that leadership is something that can be developed in everyone. In 2008, SCC launched our annual Leadership Development Institute (LDI), a series of popular education workshops for emerging and experienced community leaders. Read more about Leadership Development Institute
The board, members and staff of Somerville Community Corporation work to preserve the City's social, economic and cultural diversity. With unwavering commitment, we offer programs and services focused on keeping Somerville affordable for all residents. Read more about Economic Opportunity