Kingdom Community Development Corporation (KCDC or Kingdom CDC) is an established and mature CDC operating in the City of Fayetteville and Cumberland County, North Carolina. KCDC’s work is dedicated to increasing and creating wealth for low-resource communities and individuals in its service area. The Executive Director and a 9-member Board of Directors, including representatives from the private sector, public officials, and community leaders, provide leadership in the fulfillment of the organization’s mission.
Kingdoms' Mission is to build affordable housing, provide homeownership counseling, and restore and revitalize low to moderate-income communities through economic development to ensure access to the American Dream.
J. Carl Manning
Mr. Manning, a United State Army Veteran, graduated from North Carolina A&T State University in 1979. Manning worked several years in retail and over 15 years in the mortgage industry. In 1999 his calling was fulfilled when he became Executive Director of Kingdom Community Development Corporation (KCDC).
Our Board of Directors
Billy R. King
Member since: June 2000
Member Since: Returning member
Franklin Keller Jr.
Member since: January 2017
Mary A. Hickey-King
Member since: November 2003
Sona L. Cooper
Treasurer & Community Leader,
Member Since: March 2017
Brandy Lee Bussey
Member since: April 2019
Member since: 2017
Member since: September 2018
Some kind words from our clients
“We participated in Kingdom CDC’s Homebuyer Education Workshop in July 2019, and purchased a home October 2020. Thank you Kingdom, the class helped us make homeownership a reality.”Christopher Evans & Adora Deering Evans
Kingdom CDC’s 1st Time Homebuyer Education Workshop Success
“I do not know what I would have done to save my deceased parents’ home without Kingdom CDC. I was so far behind and could not qualify for help from my mortgage company. My counselor worked so hard to help me that I feel like she is family now. GOD Bless them.”Angela Reece
“Thanks to Kingdom CDC I was able to purchase a new home!”Quadra Montgomery