Who We Are

Founded by Reverend Kurk Edwards, Joy Jem Community Development Corporation (JJCDC) is a 501c3 non-profit organization that serves Metro Detroit businesses, institutions, organizations and corporations to develop and implement programs that encompass total community development and revitalization.

Mission Statement

The Joy JEM Community Development Corporation partners with disadvantaged and economically challenged communities and groups to strengthen and empower families, grow sustainable local economies and revitalize neighborhoods through community involvement.

Isaiah 58:12….”And they that shall be of thee shall build the old waste places; thou shalt raise up the foundations of many generations; and thou shalt be called the repairer of the breach, the restorer of paths to dwell in.



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