What is NACEDA's Technical Assistance Program?

NACEDA's Technical Assistance (TA) Program provides programmatic and organizational capacity-building services. TA providers work directly with local community-based development organizations to improve their ability to achieve their missions and visions for uplifting their communities.  

Why are our services unique?

We recognize the importance of addressing organizational needs that go beyond grant-specific activities and compliance. With our nationwide reach, NACEDA matches local community-based development organizations with TA providers in their state or region who understand the local needs of their communities. 

What area of expertise do we offer?

Our TA providers help community-based development organizations address administrative, governance, management, and programmatic issues. Specific areas of expertise include:

  • Affordable Housing Development
  • Public Policy Development and Research
  • Micro/Small Business Development
  • Community Economic Development
  • Household Stabilization and Capability
  • Healthy Living
  • Creative Placemaking
  • Homelessness/Youth Homelessness
  • Organizational Capacity

Learn more about our full list of areas and expertise.

Interested in Participating?

Are you a local community serving nonprofit or affordable housing organizations? Learn how to apply for technical assistance services.**Current eligibility is by invitation only.

Are you a TA provider? Contact Ha Nguyen at [email protected] to learn how to apply to be hired as a consultant. If hired, NACEDA will match you with community-based development organizations in your state or region.

Are you a funder interested in building the capacity of your grantees? To find out how to partner with NACEDA and what TA Services we can provide, contact Ha Nguyen at [email protected].


Thank you to TD Bank for their generous support for the TA Program.
We invite other funders to join us!