About Us


The mission of the Pontiac Community Development Corporation (CDC Pontiac) is to ensure the active participation of community organizations in the socio-economic development of their communities and region.

The Corporation advocates social justice through autonomy, respect for human dignity, equality, participatory democracy, collective empowerment and solidarity.

Our Goals

  • Bring together community organisations and promote their interests;
  • Increase the participation of community organisations in local socio-economic development;
  • Promote a better understanding of the community organization sector and its social and economic contribution;
  • Consolidate the community sector and promote its development;
  • Encourage the creation, development and consolidation of social economy enterprises

The Means

The CDC works to achieve its mission through dialogue, collaboration, information, advocacy, training, consolidation, partnering, research and support for the social economy and community development.