About Us

 
Tuskegee University is an independent and state-related institution of higher education.  Its programs serve a student body that is coeducational as well as racially, ethnically and religiously diverse.

 


TuskMacCDC

Tuskegee-Macon County Community Development Corporation (TuskMacCDC)
The Tusk-Mac CDC was initiated in 1997 with the purpose of strengthening Tuskegee University's involvement in the greater Tuskegee-Macon County community and to facilitate successful strategic planning and vibrant community development opportunities in and around our historically and culturally rich cities/towns of Tuskegee, Shorter, Franklin, and Notasulga, as they interface with the larger natural landscape of Macon County

Calendar of Events

Board Members

What We Do

Old Montgomery Road / Franklin Road Corridor Plan
The Old Montgomery Road Corridor Plan seeks to revitalize the physical structures for an aesthetically pleasing gateway into Historic Tuskegee.  These plans include renovation of the Historic Varner House, a possible Tourism & Welcome Center.

Small Business Incubator and Tech Center
The Tusk-Mac CDC Small Business Incubator and Technology Services Center provides a plethora of resources to entrepreneurs, business owners, and other organizations. 


Revolving Loan Fund Program
The Tusk-Mac CDC Revolving Loan Fund Program is designed to assist new entrepreneurs with start-up capital for approved business projects as well as assisting existing business owners with expansion capital. 


Home Ownership and Housing Rehabilitation
We provide free homeownership workshops every third Saturday of the month to Macon County residents.  Our clients also receive credit counseling, monthly budgets, and after-closing services.


Tusk-Mac CDC Youth Safe Haven / Mini-Police Station
Funded by the Eisenhower Foundation, Youth Safe Haven is a youth-oriented, research-based program designed to improve or maintain academic performance and prevent juvenile delinquency.  The program provides tutoring, mentoring,

Greenfork Park Redevelopment Project
The Greenfork Park Redevelopment Project is one of the collective efforts of the Tusk-Mac CDC, the City of Tuskegee, and the Tuskegee-Macon County YMCA. This park will be developed, funded, and built mainly by the hands of Tuskegee residents.

 

Partners

Alabama Dept. of Economic & Community Affairs
Appalachian Regional Commission
Auburn University's Economic Development Institute (EDI)
City of Tuskegee / Tuskegee Police Dept. / Macon County Commission
The Milton S. Eisenhower Foundation
Tuskegee Housing Authority
Tuskegee University
University of Alabama & Alabama Entrepreneurial Research Network
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture
U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development

Forms

Application for Office Space
Revolving Loan Fund Application
Rehabilitation Application
Youth Safe Haven Report 2006
Workshop Registration Form

Contact Us

Address:
608 NW Dibble Street
Tuskegee, Alabama 36083|
Phone: (334) 725-8496
Fax: (334) 727-9995