Alchemist CDC Updates

Alchemist Microenterprise Academy Begins June 3, 2019!

Alchemist CDC is beginning Alchemist Microenterprise Academy (AMA) on June 3, 2019! AMA is a 10-week business training course designed to make sense of the confusing aspects of starting a food business. AMA serves aspiring food entrepreneurs from low-income...

Alchemist CDC Awarded SMUD Shine Grant!

On February 21, 2019, SMUD announced that Alchemist CDC was one of twenty-one Shine Grant awardees. Alchemist CDC's application for the SMUD Shine Grant requested funding for the Pansy Community Garden Park project. SMUD received a wide range of applications and the...

Alchemist CDC and Oak Park Sol Merge!

We are very excited to announce that Alchemist Community Development Corporation (CDC) and Oak Park Sol will join forces to operate as one organization! This collaborative move will allow both organizations to provide deeper community impact in...

Alchemist CDC Awarded Promise Zone FIPO Grant!

Alchemist CDC is honored to announce we have been selected as recipients of the Promise Zone Financial Institutions Partnership Opportunity grant. The $137,500 grant was awarded to help develop our Alchemy Kitchen- Food Business Incubator project! We are excited to...

Join us at the new Valley-Mack Farmers Market!

Alchemist CDC is proud to be working with the Mack Road Partnership this year to manage the Valley-Mack Farmers Market. The Valley-Mack Farmers Market will open June 1st, 2018!! Time: Fridays, 9:30am-1:30pm Brand New Location: 6700 Mack Road, front parking lot of...

Thank you for a Successful Catalyst for Change event!

We are very thankful for everyone who contributed to a very successful Catalyst for Change event! We are very appreciative to have such a fantastic community of supporters! Here are some photos from the event:                                 A...