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November, 2014

11-26-2014  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Members, News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents Member Highlight: Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation Homewood Tells Us What It Wants In Responsible Transit-Oriented Development Call For Presenters Is Now Open! How Does the New Interagency Q & A On CRA Regulations Impact Banks And Your Community? Events & Announcements Member Highlight: Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation Last modified on 2014-12-16 16:27:42 GMT. 0 comments. Top. [...]

11-25-2014  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Members, News

Name: Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation (BGC) Founded: 1975 Executive Director: Rick Swartz Number of staff: 3 full-time senior staff members Neighborhoods serviced: The BGC focuses on the Bloomfield, Garfield, and Friendship neighborhoods of Pittsburgh, though many of its services reach across the city. Mission Statement: The Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation exists to improve the quality of life for all [...]

11-18-2014  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Member services, Members, News, Partners, Social

‘Tis the season to look back the past year and celebrate our collective accomplishments. PCRG would like to invite all of our members, partners, and friends to join us for our annual holiday party. This jolly gathering will take place at The Cloak Room (next to The Livermore in East Liberty) on December 11th from [...]

11-14-2014  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Member services, News, Policy, Research

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA), passed in 1977, has provided trillions of dollars of investment into minority and lower income neighborhoods. PCRG relies on the CRA as a tool to advocate for equitable investment practices in our region.  Proposed changes may have a tremendous effect on the work we all do and will impact access [...]

11-7-2014  | 0 Comments  |  by Chris Sandvig  |  Published in GoBurgh, News

November 1 was a cold rainy Saturday, but close to 40 residents and stakeholders from Homewood and N. Point Breeze joined us to help define what responsible development principles should guide revitalization along the MLK East Busway. State Rep. Ed Gainey kicked us off with an impassioned speech to set the stage, with Operation Better [...]