The Center City District (CCD) and Central Philadelphia Development Corporation (CPDC) share a common mission: to enhance the vitality of Center City Philadelphia as a thriving 24-hour downtown and a great place to work, live, and have fun. The Central Philadelphia Transportation Management Association (CPTMA) works to make travel within Center City efficient, reliable, pleasant and safe.

The Center City District Foundation is a charitable, 501(c)3 non-profit organization that supports the programs of the CCD and CPDC in order to enhance the quality of life and economic prosperity of downtown Philadelphia. The Foundation has raised funds to support efforts that assist the homeless, increase Center City’s tree canopy, and create beautiful new parks and public spaces for people of all ages to enjoy. To learn more about CCDF, visit To learn more about the parks managed by the CCD, visit

These organizations are governed by separate boards of directors, but share a common staff and offices.