31 Jan

Honoring the Past, Planning for the Future

2018 is in full swing, and so is planning for the Annual Community Development Summit. Over the last few years, we have explored like Building Complete Communities, Reaching Across Boundaries, and The Power of Place, putting the focus on projects that can be implemented to improve our neighborhoods. This year, we’re taking a _
31 Jan

PCRG is Hiring!

Each year, AmeriCorps VISTA offers over 8,000 opportunities for adults of all ages and backgrounds to address the root causes of poverty through a year of service. For over 50 years, VISTA members have been performing indirect service by developing new programs, raising funds, recruiting volunteers, managing projects, building capacity, _
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31 Jan

No Reason in Racism

‘Reason as Racism,’ an op-ed run by the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, has been ably critiqued at the local and national levels. However, PCRG and its members should take special notice of this kind of thinking, still alive and well in Western Pennsylvania, which puts the pain of being called racist before the pain _
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30 Jan

MLK Day of Service

Recruiting and managing volunteers, researching and implementing best practices, and forming critical community relationships, AmeriCorps VISTAs with PCRG and three nonprofit partners build lasting capacity to alleviate poverty in Greater Pittsburgh. Throughout the year, PCRG VISTAs and other AmeriCorps members participate in service days, reasserting the principles that inspired them _
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30 Nov

November 2017 Newsletter

Table of Contents City Council to Vote on the Land Bank Policies and Procedures PCRG Welcomes Executive Fellow Justin Belton Member Highlight: Bonafide Bellevue (BIGr) Submit Your Session Proposals for the 2018 Summit! City Council to Vote on the Land Bank Policies and Procedures Last modified on 2017-11-28 16:16:58 GMT. _
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30 Nov

Member Highlight: Bonafide Bellevue (BIGr)

PCRG was pleased to place our spotlight on Bonafide Bellevue, the community development corporation that has been at the forefront of revitalization efforts in Bellevue. Kathy Coder, president of the organization, provided PCRG with a great deal of insight on what is taking place in Bellevue and the best things _