CDE: Commonwealth Cornerstone Group

To all NMTC Coalition Members: If you would like to add projects, a description of your CDE, or anything else to this page, contact Paul Anderson.

Project Profiles


Pittsburgh, (2011)

The City High Charter School currently serves approximately 560 9th through 12th grade students of which 65% are low income as measured by the…

Williamsport, PA (2018)

Thanks to NMTC financing, UPMC Susquehanna opened a new Neuroscience Center in Williamsport, expanding services and bringing advanced procedures to the region. The Neuroscience…

Williamsport, PA (2014)

The River Valley Regional YMCA sponsored the construction of a 62,000 sq. ft. community center to replace their former, obsolete, and inefficient Williamsport YMCA…

Wilkes-Barre, PA (2011)

The Coal Street project transformed a dilapidated 30-acre park into a regional sports and medical complex….

Washington, PA (2017)

Improvements to four buildings and related site work to create a men’s shelter, women’s shelter, veteran’s shelter and a vocational training center….

Sharon, PA (2014)

The completion of an $8 million New Markets Tax Credits transaction to help fund the expansion and consolidation of healthcare services provided by Primary…

Scranton, PA (2020)

The adaptive reuse of a historic cornerstone building at 329 Cherry Street in downtown Scranton….

Scranton, PA (2010)

The Connell Building, originally built in 1894, stood vacant for nearly a decade….

Reading, PA (2014)

The Big Mill project, a neighborhood retail, commercial and residential project….

Pittsburgh, PA (2015)

Pittsburgh’s Women’s Center and Shelter (WCS) had been located since 1994 in a converted three story 38,000 sq. ft. former automobile showroom in the…

Pittsburgh, PA (2014)

Rehab of a 265,000 squarefoot vacant department store in downtown Pittsburgh….

Pittsburgh, PA (2014)

A multi-agency effort, which includes the City of Pittsburgh, Port Authority of Allegheny County and East Liberty Development Corporation, to assemble and redevelop six…

Pittsburgh, PA (2014)

The revitalization of a major gateway into the East Liberty neighborhood, which has been undergoing a major transformation after years of blight….

Pittsburgh, PA (2014)

BVRS outgrew its previous space and renovated an 87,000 sq. ft. five-story building to suit the needs of the growing organization….

Pittsburgh, PA (2009)

The Bakery Square project is a critical catalyst in the revitalization of the East Liberty Section of Pittsburgh….

Pittsburgh, PA (2009)

The 421 Seventh Avenue building is located on a prominent corner in the Pittsburgh Central Downtown Historic District, which is listed in the National…

Philadelphia, PA (2014)

Financing to help Project H.O.M.E. relocate its clinic….

Philadelphia, PA (2013)

Philadelphia’s Ronald McDonald House (PRMH), as a part of the worldwide network of Ronald McDonald Houses, provides temporary residence to families with children suffering…

Philadelphia, PA (2012)

Financing for the construction of a new three-story building totaling approximately 19,000 square feet….

Philadelphia, PA (2014)

The Center for Health and Literacy is a cooperative project between the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the City of Philadelphia….