• August 17 2018,  Malden

    ACDC celebrates opening of new Malden space with mayor

    The Asian Community Development Corporation (ACDC) joined Malden Mayor Gary Christenson and Malden community members to celebrate the opening of the organization’s new office in Malden. The new office is located at 1 Salem St. close to the Malden Center MBTA station. Founded in Boston’s Chinatown in 1987, ACDC expanded its programs and services to Malden in 2016, where 25 percent of residents are Asian, and of which the majority are first-generation immigrants. ACDC runs the state’s only Chinese-language, HUD-certified first-time homebuyer education program, and the new Malden space will increase the organization’s capacity to serve more families with the programs and services they need to stay and thrive in…