top of page
Cloth Hearts.png


Please Join Us For Our Annual Gala

Wednesday, October 25th, 2023

Columbia University Memorial Low Library

Our Honorees

Vichet Chum
Playwright, Actor

Dr. Nicole R. Fleetwood
Professor, Author

Karim Hutson
President & C.E.O

Alexis McSween
Bottom Line Construction & Development

Elena Romero
Journalist, Professor, Author & TV Correspondent

LOGO CLOTH LARGE textless.png

By The Numbers


Local residents expected to be served by our Food pantry


Units of affordable housing developed


Households received social services under the Permanent Affordability Commitment Together (PACT) program


Businesses assisted with PPP, marketing, storefront renovation, virtual authors book clubs, and legal assistance throughout the pandemic


The Community League of the Heights (CLOTH) is a multi-service community development organization dedicated to supporting and empowering the economically disadvantaged residents of Washington Heights, Inwood and Hamilton Heights. CLOTH’s holistic approach to community development provides a comprehensive framework of social and neighborhood services to stabilize and strengthen family life.

Learning Chess at Home


Adult Education

Affordable Housing

Health & Wellness

Small Business Development

Youth Education Programs

Contact Us

"Your hard work helps tens of thousands of people a year and your commitment to helping others is an inspiration to many, many, more.”

— Congressman Adriano Espaillat,

Congress Member, NYC, 13th District

“The best thing about supporting CLOTH is participating in the life transforming work of the organization. CLOTH is able to alter the path and craft new outcomes for families and young people desperately in need of a fresh start.”

— Kirk Goodrich, Partner,

Monadnock Development Corporation

“As a past honoree and now a strong supporter of all of CLOTH’s work, I pledge my continued support.”

— Malik Yoba, Actor,

Activist and Founder of

Yoba Development

bottom of page