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Friday, 25 October 2013 17:33

Midnight Basketball - Nov. 29th, 2013

Midnight Basketball - Nov. 29th, 2013
Friday, November 29th, 2013 Starting at 8:00pm CEA Cultural Center; 7120 Kelly Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15208 Coalition of Urban Affairs & Community Empowerment Association presents: Sponsored by YMCA, United We Stand, OBB, L.O.U.D., & Rosedale Block Club The Midnight Basketball Program is an anti-violence and human service campaign with weekly basketball tournaments aimed at imparting lesson about conflict resolution, reducing urban...
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Friday, 04 October 2013 20:40

Coalition of Urban Affairs

The Coalition on Urban Affairs is a collaborative effort of community residents and organizations dedicated to creating and advancing an urban agenda to re-establish our urban neighborhoods through advocacy and political action. There was a large response at our community meeting on September 18, 2013. See and hear Rashad's speech below. Visit our Facebook page to find the next Community...
All Hands on Deck – The Challenge of Coalition Building One of the challenges of coalition building is in addressing interests opposed to the position. The greater interest of this coalition is to address the issues around justice. For many of us that have been involved in social activism understand that part of the challenge of coalition building is getting past assumptions and perceptions that could possibly lead to confusion and frustration. However this is a normal process in coalition...
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