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A For the People Insurance Agency is dedicated to providing insurance products that give you quality protection with value pricing.
The mission of the African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania is to continuously improve business and professional opportunities for African American business owners and professionals.
A niche public relations and outreach consultancy that draws on 25+ years of journalism, political campaigns, multicultural arts outreach coordination for mainstream institutions, and as a Environmental Justice specialist for a seven county, three state MPO for a preliminary engineering investigation study for Department of Transportation. Designs and implements outreach, public relations and marketing campaigns for local, regional and national clients, non-profits organizations and businesses, as well as freelance writing and editing. Specialty includes target marketing to non-traditional and under-served constituencies. "Consulting with a conscience, creating for the greater good..."
The Pittsburgh Central Keystone Innovation Zone (PCKIZ) is a consortium of higher education institutions, businesses, government agencies and community organizations, collaborating to enable the neighborhoods in central Pittsburgh to realize their potential within the knowledge-based economy of the 21st century. PCKIZ orchestrates a combination of tax incentives, entrepreneurial resources, educational and internship programs, networking events, and technology showcases. Its goal is to multiply technology and economic development activities, creating economic sustainability and transforming central Pittsburgh into a vibrant community.
Parking lot maintenance, pavement markings, vehicle and handicap parking stall striping
The Ujamaa Collective is a non-profit organization of women of African descent who are entrepreneurs, artisans, artists and individuals who are committed to serving their community through leadership. Through Ujamaa, artisans will have an economic outlet for their work, micro-enterprises will have the support to grow, customers will gain access to locally-produced items, and Pittsburgh will have a regional destination to draw customers and visitors to the Historic Hill District.
Justin Laing's blog talking about some of what has, is and could be in Pittsburgh's Hill District.
A-STEP's goal is to strengthen the educational foundation of our participants in all areas, particularly literacy, which includes reading, writing, speaking and listening, mathematics, and behavioral management.
The After School Tutorial And Enrichment Program (A-STEP) is open M-F and serves PreK-5 students. The program focuses on building an educational foundation, developing skills in science, computers, mathematics, literacy, health and wellness and behavioral management.
Children/Adult Recreational and Educational Services (CARES) program is open M-TH, serving student in grades 6-12. CARES at JXGCC, will actively support their efforts to become confident, caring, and competent adults. This facility offers career development and employment, academic counseling/STEAM competencies, NovaNet Credit Recovery, and counseling services, while promoting positive peer-to-peer interactions through cultural and educational experiences.
Children/Adult Recreational and Educational Services (CARES) program is open M-TH, serving PreK-5 students. CARES focuses on developing leaders through strengthening academic success, promoting healthy choices and recreation, computer competencies, and offering cultural and educational experiences.
An afterschool program for K-5 students open M-TH and provides homework assistance, physical education and other enrichment activities.
The Weil Afterschool Program provides reading and math skill development to basic/below basic learners as indicated by PSSA examinations. The program is open M-TH, serving K-5 students.
The licensed afterschool program for PreK-8 students is open M-F and focuses on health, character development, arts and creative expression, social growth, homework support and overall academic enhancement.
The ZONE is an afterschool program open M-TH for middle school-age students that includes academic support, enrichment and a focus on STEM competencies.
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The Y: We're for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.
The mission of 100 Black Men of Western PA, Inc. is to improve the quality of life within our communities, and enhance educational and economic opportunities for all African Americans.
For over three decades, Allegheny Housing Rehabilitation Corporation (AHRCO) has provided property management services to a variety of affordable multifamily properties in Pennsylvania.
The Dwayne Cooper Garden of Hope is an urban farm, community vegetable garden and sunflower garden in the Hill District community. The site is a platform for education and training programs, farmer’s market space, and community events. The location of this site is the former Francis Court public housing community (intersection of Bedford Avenue & Francis Street)
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Landslide is a Community Farm, located in the neighborhood of Soho (at the intersection of West Oakland, Uptown and the Hill District), is dedicated to providing a free source of healthy food to the community. We are committed to eliminating the barriers to accessing the resources necessary for sustainable longevity, first to those of us who are most marginalized and are working from a permaculture base.. We are a neighborhood-centric project that focuses on education and mutual aid.
Signature programs include: financial literacy, entrepreneurship, work readiness, communication and life repair.