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Community Development Summit

07-18-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, News, Programs

PCRG is excited to announce that the 2017 Community Development Summit will take place in Pittsburgh on May 24-25th, 2017. We encourage you to mark your calendars today to ensure that you will be able to participate in our 7th Annual Summit. Our 2016 Summit, “The Power of PLACE” was more impactful than any Summit [...]

03-10-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Member services, News

PCRG’s Sixth Annual Community Development Summit is rapidly approaching.  Our conference is daily taking shape—registration has opened, our list of presenters is currently being finalized, and we are setting the routes for our mobile workshops.  This year, we will be asking questions about how to empower people with the skills, resources, and capacity to transform [...]

02-9-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News

Wednesday, February 24th is the deadline – just two weeks away – to submit your idea to be a session presenter OR to host a mobile workshop at PCRG’s 6th annual Community Development Summit.   This year’s theme, The Power of PLACE, will focus sessions and workshops around three core ideas: POWER – What are [...]

02-2-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents RCI Community Leader Spotlight: Jamie Cozza, Sharpsburg  Making Our Trips Count: Transit Survey Results Released 6,000+ Reasons Why the Smithfield Superstop Matters Important Dates for the 2016 Community Development Summit Don’t Forget – Submit Your Session for the 2016 Summit! PCRG Partners With City on Responsible Banking Ordinance Implementation February Events and [...]

01-28-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Programs

Greetings! 2016 is in full swing and so is planning for our 6th Annual Summit. Building from last year’s theme, this year we focus on The Power of PLACE – going beyond place making, to place holding, establishing, and growing – changing course to emphasize what matter most: People. We will gather once again at [...]

01-12-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Newsletter Archives

Table of Contents The Power of Place: Sixth Annual Community Development Summit Bank Mergers & Acquisitions Offer Opportunities for Community Input PCRG Welcomes Two New Staff Members Frequently Asked Questions About the CARL Program Tackling Blight Together Gladstone Middle School Ready for Redevelopment January Events and Announcements The POWER of Place: Sixth Annual Community Development [...]

01-7-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News

Place. It has the power to unlock or limit opportunity—economic, social, health, education. We cannot deny its centrality in life outcomes—for many, where one lives largely determines life trajectory. We also acknowledge the agency of people to define, make, and grow place. For without people, place loses meaning. How do we empower people with the [...]

11-5-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events

PCRG Events Vacant Property Working Group (VPWG) Friday, November 13th 8:30-10 AM CARL Info Session Monday, November 30th 6-7 PM GoBurgh Thursday, December 3rd 12-2 PM PCRG Holiday Party Thursday, December 17th 5-8 PM Announcements Blight Boot Camp, presented by the Pittsburgh Blight Working Group, is a daylong workshop to learn about resources and best [...]

06-3-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Member services, Members, News, Partners

561 attendees from 10 different states convened at the Omni William Penn Hotel on May 12-13 for PCRG’s 5th Annual Community Development Summit. We crunched the numbers from the surveys and over 90% of the responses indicated 4 (great) or 5 (excellent) when rating the strength of the session panels. We had a record number [...]

04-8-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in Events, Member services, Members, News, Programs, Social

Thanks to the generosity of our friends and supporters at Fourth Economy Consulting, we are offering a $500 prize for the two Community Development Award Recipients at the Summit’s Award Ceremony and Reception! The awards ceremony recognizes inspiring community projects as well as individuals, organizations, and institutions committed to the revitalization of Pittsburgh’s urban core.  Nominate something [...]