Formed in 1991, CommunityWorks in West Virginia, Inc. (CWWV) has served to unite housing-related agencies and organizations to assure safe affordable housing for West Virginians for thirty years. CommunityWorks, is a statewide intermediary organization made up of local agencies and organizations that provide housing-releated services throughout the state of West Virginia. CommunityWorks, has been a chartered member of NeighborWorks America (NWA) since 1996, and is a certified Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) by the United States Department of the Treasury.
The mission of CommunityWorks in West Virginia is to create housing and community development solutions for West Virginians through a network of member organizations. CommunityWorks in West Virginia carries out its mission by providing effective training and technical assistance to local housing organizations; developing sustainable capital investment in local housing; advocating for sound housing policies; and increasing public awareness of local housing issues throughout West Virginia.