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January, 2015

01-30-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Members, News, Newsletter Archives, Partners, Policy, Programs

Table of Contents Member Highlight: McKees-Rocks Community Development Corporation A Message From PCRG’s Executive Director: Happy New Year! PCRG Members Selected for Governor-Elect Transition Review Teams Call for Presenters is Extended Until February 6th! Reimagining Communities Initiative (RCI) Secures Funding PCRG Announces Its Three New Community Coordinators Events & Announcements Member Highlight: Mckees-Rocks Community Development [...]

01-27-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Members, News, Partners

Organization: McKees Rocks Community Development Corporation Founding Date: 2003 Executive Director: Taris Vrcek Board President: Tony Skender Current Staff Size: 3 full time, 2 part time What geographic area do you serve? Sto-Rox: McKees Rocks & Stowe Township What is your mission statement? The mission of the MRCDC is to facilitate investment and restore community pride [...]

01-26-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Member services, Members, News, Programs, Social

Session and workshop proposals for the Summit are still rolling in, and we are thrilled with all of the interest and support demonstrated so far. We decided to extend the deadline to Friday, February 6 to anyone who is still interested presenting at the region’s largest community development conference. As a reminder, we’re recruiting proposals [...]

01-12-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

On Monday, January 5, 2015, PCRG’s Reimagining Communities Initiative (RCI) welcomed three new Community Coordinators to the team: Kevin Boyle, Alyssa Lyon, and LaShawna Russ. The RCI Community Coordinators bring experience and expertise in community engagement and project management. They will be busy engaging residents and community leaders on activities such as: neighborhood data collection [...]

01-5-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Member services, Members, News, Social

This May 12th and 13th, you have a platform to share your experiences and inspire colleagues from around the region at our 5th Annual Community Development Summit. Last year, over 600 individuals came to hear nationally renowned speakers, explore catalytic projects transforming neighborhoods, and celebrate and honor one another’s accomplishments. Community Development Summit session and [...]

01-1-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Ernie Hogan  |  Published in Members, News, Partners, Policy, Programs

This was a year of success in the community development industry, and our progress is due to your efforts. We thank you—our members, partners, and friends—for your tireless work and commitment to moving our cause forward. I am especially proud to work alongside our growing PCRG family which is now at 52 member organizations. Let [...]