Community and Economic Development


As a result of shared agreement with neighbors and stakeholders, Grace Hill Settlement House works to achieve healthy and economically viable neighborhoods by engaging neighbors in culturally relevant ways, improving environmental conditions, amplifying the collective voice of the community and fostering a strong economic system.


Business Development - Provide training, counseling and loan packaging to entrepreneurs.  Assist low income and/or underserved entrepreneurs to start or expand businesses. 


Women’s Business Center



Community Building - Develop neighborhood infrastructure and improve neighborhood environments to increase their social and economic vitality.  


College Hill Community Initiative



Community Support - Increasing the capacity and collective voice of neighbors through MORE Time Dollar, Neighborhood College, Whitaker Urban Evening Series, and community meetings and events.