Items filtered by date: January 2012
A Call To Action Town Hall Meeting on Educating Black Children Announcing a Call to Action for a Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, February 11, 2012 at 11am at The Pgh Obama School, 129 Denniston St, Pgh PA 15206 to discuss the “Culture of Silence” and “Who’s Educating Our Children” “As many/most Black Children in American schools are failing academically, the only way to successfully educate theme is with the support and actions of their parents, families and communities....
Published in Education
Wednesday, 25 January 2012 14:17

CEA $250,000 funding helps with consolidoation

While almost every other property owner in Pittsburgh was waiting to hear Judge Stanton Wettick's ruling on tax assessments, Jan. 12, Community Empowerment Association founder Rashad Byrdsong was at the Urban Redevelopment Authority board meeting learning his agency had been approved for $250,000 in new funding. Authority Executive Director Rob Stephany said the funding item was not even on the meeting agenda, he "walked it in" because it is important. The funds will allow CEA to amend...
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