Improving Jamaica through economic empowerment and self-sufficiency


Our mission is to build sustainable communities and lives by providing client-focused educational training and social support through direct services as well as coordinated partner services that allow for easy access by individuals with an emphasis on demonstrating and encouraging the self respect, dignity and worth of every human being.



FJCUDC, located in the heart of Jamaica Center, was founded in 1999 by the First Presbyterian Church in Jamaica (FPCJ) to fulfill its vision of empowering people to take the next step into an improved and healthy life.

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