05-20-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in About, Banking, News, Policy, Programs, Resources

Pittsburgh, PA – Today, the following housing, community development, neighborhood, and civil rights groups commended the $16.1 billion Community Development Plan announced by Huntington Bancshares. The plan was developed in an agreement between Huntington Bancshares and members and allies of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (NCRC) such as the Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group. Pittsburgh and [...]

05-19-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Reimagining Communities Initiative

Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG), in partnership with the Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization (SNO), will be hosting Sharpsburg’s 1st Annual Homeownership Resource Fair. The June 5 fair will be held at Linden Gym/Sharpsburg Recreation Center, located at 205 N Canal Street and will be open to the public from 1 – 3 PM. Lunch will be [...]

05-17-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Ernie Hogan  |  Published in Advocacy, Banking, Member services, Members, News, Programs

At PCRG’s annual Membership Meeting during the 2016 Community Development Summit, Pittsburgh’s community development leaders celebrated their shared successes through the membership organization, and discussed opportunities and challenges that a New Pittsburgh has created.  The group also announced new board members, and celebrated the doubling of its membership since 2010.  Today, PCRG has over 55 [...]

05-16-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Chris Sandvig  |  Published in News

With Pittsburgh’s economic future on a trajectory many haven’t seen in their lifetimes, Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group’s (PCRG’s) sixth annual Community Development Summit will examine the power that place plays in the future of not just the region, but communities throughout its urban core. Over 400 banking, public finance, real estate, development, philanthropy and nonprofit [...]

05-2-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Reimagining Communities Initiative

Applications are now being accepted for eight AmeriCorps VISTA Member positions and one VISTA Leader position to serve at various sites in the Pittsburgh area under PCRG’s Reimagining Communities Initiative and in partnership with New Sun Rising. These positions are a great opportunity for individuals seeking to gain valuable full-time professional experience in community development while positively impacting neighborhoods [...]

05-2-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Programs, Research

Job Description: RESEARCH ANALYST Background: PCRG, incorporated in 1988, is a nonprofit membership organization of community development corporations (CDCs), community-based organizations (CBOs) and community service groups throughout western Pennsylvania.  We ensure that the Pittsburgh region has one voice, organizing for smart policies for financial lending practices, land use, transit, and infrastructure. In addition to its own [...]