Greater Bergen Community Action

Greater Bergen Community Action Inc. (GBCA) is a progressive not-for-profit company working throughout New Jersey to build more sustainable families, community institutions, and neighborhoods. It does this through strategic investments in community and household finance, education, healthcare, housing, workforce development, energy, and neighborhood revitalization.

GBCA partners with a multitude of federal, state, and local government agencies along with private capital investors and lenders.

GBCA’s subsidiaries include a Federal Credit Union, a HUD-certified Community Housing Development Organization, a solar power company, a construction company, and a number of redevelopment entities. GBCA deploys the human capital of almost 800 dedicated staff in a wide range of professional disciplines, engaging the community at every level.

As the creator of the Garfield 1st Ward Revitalization Plan, it is GBCA’s unique blend of sensibility and investment in the community, coupled with a proven track record, that has resulted in GBCA being designated Master Redeveloper by the City of Garfield.


DMR Architects is a top New Jersey architectectural firm dedicated to progressive, innovative & sustainable architecture, planning and urban design. Located in Bergen County, DMR is currently celebrating its 25th year in the design and construction industry. DMR specializes in a diverse range of project types and services, including architecture, urban planning, landscape architecture, sustainable design, interior design and construction administration for all market sectors including public, education/higher education, corporate, residential/mixed-use and healthcare. Dedicated to redeveloping and revitalizing communities, DMR provides a seasoned staff of skilled professionals to each project undertaken by the firm.