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The Power of Place

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 [...]