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CEA   CCAC Caring Connections to Careers
June 30th, 2016
6:00 PM
7120 Kelly Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15208 16-24 and Out of School Youth Over 24 For more info call (412) 371-3689 Ext. 44 Get the Flyer The Community College of Allegheny County and Community Empowerment Association (CEA) have entered into a collaborative partnership to implement the Caring Connections to Careers pilot program, which has been awarded a grant from the Richard King Mellon Foundation. The initiative will provide...
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Posted November 28, 2013 by Christian Morrow of New Pittsburgh Courier It wasn’t long ago, Black community leaders–specifically Tim Stevens and Louis “Hop” Kendrick–would frequently call the New Pittsburgh Courier to alert the paper that they had driven by a construction project in one of the city’s African-American neighborhoods and seen no Black faces on the job. If either of them were to drive by the Homewood Station Senior Apartments project today, they’d be pleased to see anywhere...
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Christian Morrow, New Pittsburgh Courier - Published on Monday, December 24, 2012 During the groundbreaking for the $11.5 million Homewood Station Senior Apartments development in Homewood, City Councilman Rev. Ricky Burgess recalled how his late mother asked him to work to rebuild the neighborhood. With this project, he said, he has started to honor her request. “I grew up two blocks from this site. I pastored a church for 30 years one block from this site and I married a girl from...
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Friday, 30 November 2012 14:09

East End Workforce Development Training

Pittsburgh has focused its redevelopment efforts in distressed neighborhoods with the expressed goal of helping lower-income individuals reside near employment opportunities. 1 Creating Quality Jobs: Transforming the Economic Development Landscape There is the ever challenging need to train and put minority residents to work on redevelopment projects. While it has been said, minority communities in the Pittsburgh region are and have been uniquely situated to benefit from economic...
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Wednesday, 14 November 2012 18:40

CEA Workforce Development Training

CEA Workforce Development Training
There are Four 9-12 week program sessions throughout the year
Tuesdays & Thursdays 6-9pm, Saturdays 8am-12noon
18+ For more information or to Sign Up, call (412) 371-3689 Get the Flyer Get the Program CEA is now expanding their training opportunities in the following industries: Construction and Trade, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Customer Service, Retail, Healthcare, Landscaping, Small Engine Repair, and Job Assistance. GED preparation is...
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COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT ASSOCIATION PRESENTS… “Building a stronger community through workforce development.” Jan. 21, 2002 11:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. 7310 Frankstown Avenue Pittsburgh, Pa 15208 A BILLION DOLLARS IN EMPLOYMENT P OPPORTUNITIES IS COMING INTO OUR COMMUNITIES THROUGH DEVELOPMENT INITIATIVES · Identify how You fit in o Providing on-the-spot needs assessment applications · Provide information regarding opportunities in...
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Community Empowerment Association presents “The East End Job Initiative Campaign” A Town Meeting featuring the East End Workforce Development Taskforce to be held on Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday, Monday,January 21, 2002 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at the Greater Pittsburgh Coliseum, 7310 Frankstown Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15208 The East End Workforce Development Taskforce is a collaborative effort of community development corporations, community based organizations, private businesses and local...
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Wednesday, 14 November 2012 18:40

CEA Workforce Development Training 2012

CEA Workforce Development Training 2012
Get the Flyer Get The Press Release CALLING COMMUNITY RESIDENTS, MWDBE, SPECIALTY TRADE/SUB-CONTRACTORS, LABORERS, SMALL BUSINESS OWNERS and YOUTHBUILD TRAINED... CEA created a Strategic Training Employment Program (STEP), a workforce development resource to enhance the ability of local public & private developers, businesses and organizations to recruit and retain a diverse skilled labor workforce in the emerging industry sectors of the Pittsburgh region and to...
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