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Nativity BVM

Blackney Hayes Architects was commissioned by The Office of Community Development of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia to develop design and documentation for the adaptive reuse of a former school building in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia. The program includes an 8,000 SF addition, 60, 1-bedroom units on the first, second and third floors and community spaces on the ground level. Partial financing for this project was procured through HUD 202 tax credits.

Design Team


John Fox Hayes, FAIA


55,000 SF renovation / 8,000 SF addition

GC Value

$10 MM