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11-16-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News

1. Organization: Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization 2. Founding Date: July 2014; Incorporated: April 2016 3. Executive Director: Brittany Reno; Board President: Shanna Carrick 4. Current Staff Size and Composition: Two full time staff members. 5. Geographic Area Served: The Borough of Sharpsburg 6. Mission Statement: Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization works to strengthen and engage the community of Sharpsburg.   7. What is one project or program that you are really [...]

10-12-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

We’re excited to share the news of several new businesses opening in Sharpsburg, including Dancing Gnome Brewery, Art in Motion Dance Studio, The Young in You Salon, and the Body Soul Wellness Center. Next time you venture into the small town along the Allegheny River, be sure to check them all out.   More information [...]

Table of Contents Member Highlight: Hazelwood Initiative Pittsburgh Transit Frequent Service Asset Mapping CARL Program Expanded to More Neighborhoods Keynote Speakers Announced for the Summit Community Leader Spotlight on Olivia Baker March Banking Policy Update March Events and Announcements Member Highlight: Hazelwood Initiative, Inc. Last modified on 2016-03-14 17:48:38 GMT. 0 comments. Top. Image: James [...]

02-29-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Reimagining Communities Initiative

Olivia Baker has been active in her neighborhood for many years.  She is a familiar face at community clean ups and community meetings.  Ms. Baker has welcomed PCRG’s Reimagining Communities Initiative with open arms. She supports our work by encouraging residents to participate and providing a platform for community discussion at monthly block watch meetings [...]

02-8-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Reimagining Communities Initiative

Jamie Cozza has been an active and engaged supporter of PCRG’s Reimagining Communities Initiative since its expansion into Sharpsburg in early 2015. Whether she was introducing our staff to Sharpsburg residents, persuading community members to fill out resident experience surveys, or volunteering with community meetings, Jamie has always recognized the importance of engaging residents throughout [...]

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 [...]

01-29-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG), in partnership with the Sharpsburg Neighborhood Organization, will be holding its second community meeting to discuss efforts to fight blight and improve housing in Sharpsburg. The February 8 meeting will be held at Roots of Faith Ministry Center, located at 800 Main Street, and will begin at 6 PM. Dinner [...]

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 [...]

01-5-2016  | 0 Comments  |  by Alyssa Lyon  |  Published in News, Partners, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

The community of Hazelwood is celebrating the unanimous decision of the Pittsburgh Public Schools board of directors to approve the sale of the Gladstone Middle School building for redevelopment.  Sitting on six acres of land in the middle of the neighborhood, the historic building was vacant for over fourteen years as the school board struggled [...]

12-20-2015  | 0 Comments  |  by Admin  |  Published in News, Programs, Reimagining Communities Initiative

  PCRG recently welcomed two new AmeriCorps VISTAs to the team: Megan Arnold and Lea Brown. Over their year of service, the VISTAs will work closely with staff and community-based organizations under PCRG’s Reimagining Communities Initiative (RCI). RCI was created to leverage PCRG’s longstanding leadership role in advocating for equitable public policy, community access to resources, and strategic organizational partnerships [...]