CCEDA: New Website Launch Press Release


California Community Economic Development Association

June 30, 2022

California Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA) Launches New Website

As CCEDA approaches 33 years of providing help to California communities and organizations, a new website was overdue.

Los Angeles, CA (June 30th, 2022) – California Community Economic Development Association is thrilled to announce the launch of its new and modern website The clearinghouse has been in operation for the past 33 years and has not updated its website in 10 years. 

The NEWLY designed and improved site features: information about technical assistance training, webinars, workshops, worksheets, job opportunities, news section, events calendar and exclusive members only content. The site also includes a live chat feature for visitors to get answers to questions quickly! The revamped website will provide visitors a way to easily track our latest events and will give users a place to easily access resources that are community development related. 

The site has a new design with a revolving text banner describing CCEDA’s efforts to provide assistance to real communities with real solutions to cause real change. CCEDA has completely reformed its logo and branding colors to exemplify CCEDA’s vision for a socially just and economically equitable California. The logo is bold and energetic, incorporating the symbols of the state of California and of people joining together behind the organization’s mission in the greater world. 

Our members only section under ‘Resources’, will feature exclusive content (case studies, dictionaries, toolkits and helpful guides) to help with those looking to develop a Community Development Corporation, a Community Development Financial Institution and more! You don’t want to miss out on this! We invite all of you to become a member by clicking our top right button on the website to easily apply for membership! 

Become a member and click here.

“This new website culminates CCEDA’s transformation over the last 3 years to reflect our new energy and commitment to Community Development Corporations and other community economic development organizations,” said Roberto Barragán, Executive Director of CCEDA. “I encourage all with a commitment to CED to visit us at“

Funding for this website was provided in part by Union Bank and CIT Bank.

CCEDA invites you to explore the new website. Make sure you visit our ‘Resources’ tab for all new access to Case Studies, Webinars by year and our toolkits! If you have any questions, please feel free to visit our Contact Us page or tap the bottom right corner for access to our live chat!


Founded in 1989, California Community Economic Development Association (CCEDA) is a statewide non-profit in the economic development field. The company offers technical assistance and education designed to serve our membership — organizations actively engaged in revitalizing California’s neighborhoods of color.

Media Contact:

Dawn Perkins

Marketing & Membership Coordinator

(213) 625-0105

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