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Our Services

Whether you live in the village, or are just stepping through, we’ve got something for you.


From homeownership help to microgrants for block groups, if you live in the village, we’ve got programs to suit all your needs. Learn more about how we can help you call Slavic Village home.


Looking for work or how to start a business in Slavic Village? You wouldn’t be the first. Our expert team of business development professionals can help you every step along the way.


There’s plenty to see and do in Slavic Village, you just need to know where to look. Here are some helpful resources and guides to plan your perfect day or night out in the village.


Whether you need help finishing school or starting it, we have solutions to suit your needs. Learn more about what we’re doing to help our residents improve their learning outcomes.

Our Work So Far

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We’re Hiring: Development Officer!

Apply Today!Slavic Village Development is seeking a passionate and dedicated individual to join our team to work collaboratively across the organization to effectively execute strategic relationship building, grant management and fundraising efforts. Our ideal...

The House Next Door: Pre-Release Showing and Q&A

A documentary about how the mortgage crisis left an opening for exploitation of our neighborhoods.The House Next Door is a feature-length documentary about how the foreclosure crisis of 2008 ripped through the Greater Cleveland area, what catastrophic damage was left...

Press Release: SVD Is Pleased to Announce Our Next Executive Director!

Welcome, Shauna!“2024 is a very exciting time in Slavic Village with strategic initiatives, such as the Eco District certification, real estate development and designation of Broadway Avenue as an RTA priority corridor. Moreover, I am honored to build on synergies...

We’re Hiring: Green Team Members!

Apply Today!SVD Green Team members will be responsible for door-to-door education and outreach regarding the benefits of urban tree canopy. Green Team members will also assist in tree planting projects, vacant lot surveys and helping to maintain our pocket parks,...

Press Release: Christopher Alvarado Departing Slavic Village Development

Thank you, Chris!“I’ve been proud to serve Slavic Village Development for the past nine years. Our community has a bright future thanks to the ongoing work of our neighbors, businesses, organizations, and other stakeholders in concert with our Staff and Board. I will...

Business Spotlight: People’s Bar & Grill

People's Bar & Grill216-331-3373Cocktails. Local Beer. Good Eats. Great People.Plan Your Next Event With UsAbout Us Business Spotlight This newly renovated neighborhood hub is located at 3614 E 65th Street in the heart of Slavic Village. The bar was recently...

Our Mission

Slavic Village Development works with and for its residents, businesses, and institutions to promote civic engagement, community empowerment, and neighborhood investment.

Our Vision

Slavic Village Development is a forward-looking service-driven organization which honors its neighborhood’s resiliency, diverse cultural heritage, and inclusiveness. We are committed to building a community defined by its high quality of life, unique identity, and healthy and active living.

Our Values

Our vision is a vibrant, healthy community which honors its resiliency, diverse cultural heritage, and inclusiveness.  Today, with our unique neighborhoods – from the historic feel of the Warszawa district to the Mill Creek neighborhood’s family-friendly atmosphere — much of Slavic Village retains a tight-knit community feel attracts residents and visitors alike.


5620 Broadway Ave.
Cleveland, OH, 44127
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Hours of Operation

Mon – Fri: 9am – 5pm
Sat-Sun: Closed

Contact Us

(216) 429-1182

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