06-27-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

On a Sunday afternoon in early June, Linden Gym was full of positive energy and excitement and this time it wasn’t because the Sharpsburg Wolves just hit the winning shot. On this particular weekend, Linden Gym was home to Sharpsburg’s 1st Annual Homeownership Resource Fair. Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization (SNO), in partnership with Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group, [...]

06-20-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents Community Leader Spotlight: Kim Allen PCRG Celebrates Successes, Announces New Board New Report Published on Best Practices Community Organizations Celebrate Huntington Bancshares’ Community Development Plan Now Accepting Applications: PCRG to Hire Five AmeriCorps VISTAs New Neighborhood Organization Hires Executive Director June Events and Announcements Community Leader Spotlight: Kim Allen Last modified on [...]

06-16-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Members, News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

PCRG is excited to announce the hiring of Brittany Reno as the inaugural Executive Director for Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization (SNO). Reno, a Sharpsburg resident, holds a BA from the University of Pittsburgh with specializations in marketing, communications, corporate and community relations, and development. She joins SNO after having spent several years working at Goodwill of Southwestern [...]

06-15-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Reimagining Communities Initiative

Applications are still being accepted for four AmeriCorps VISTA Member positions and one VISTA Leader position to serve under PCRG’s Reimagining Communities Initiative and at Economic Development South. These positions are a great opportunity for individuals seeking to gain valuable full-time professional experience in community development while positively impacting neighborhoods through a year of service. In addition to [...]

06-7-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Alyssa Lyon  |  Published in News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

Kim Allen is a longtime resident and business owner in Hazelwood.  Her restaurant, Fat Rai’s is only one of two eateries in the neighborhood where residents can drop in for a quick meal. Most recently, Fat Rai’s provided food and beverages for the Gladstone school series, where residents and stakeholders collaborated successfully in order to [...]