Health and Wellness
Saturday, 18 September 2010 14:30

Growing in Peace

Growing in Peace
On Saturday, September 18, 2010 at 1:30 pm Community Empowerment Association, Inc., in collaboration with Crawford Village Residents from McKeesport, PA will dedicate a garden titled “Growing in Peace,” which was developed by the youth in McKeesport through the Allegheny County’s Youth Summer Employment Program. Participants in the program learned how to cultivate the earth in preparation for gardening as well as how to develop a greenspace for community...
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Tuesday, 14 September 2010 11:09

CCAC Letter - Diversity Review Alliance

DIVERSITY REVIEW ALLIANCE Community Empowerment Association, Inc. NAACP – Chamber of Labor and Industry T. Rashad Byrdsong, President and CEO Edward Meeks, Chair September 14, 2010 Dear Members of the Board of Trustees of the Community College of Allegheny County: We are Rashad Byrdsong of Community Empowerment Association and Edward Meeks of Chamber of Labor and Industry for NAACP. We come to you to express grave concern about the plight of Black people at CCAC. The concerns we...
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Wednesday, 08 September 2010 15:16

K. Leroy Irvis Science Center Letter 9-8-10

Dear Dr. Johnson: Re: K. Leroy Irvis Science Center Congratulations on the impending construction of the new K. Leroy Irvis Science Center. I applaud the Community College of Allegheny County’s efforts to make this a successful project for all concerned. As such, I would like to meet with you regarding the participation process and how qualified MBE companies like Ma’at Construction Group can become involved. Recently, our office manager Art Sheffield was contacted by you with an...
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