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Nonprofit
I have said it a number of times and will continue to say that some of my best employees started as PULSE fellows.   The Western Pennsylvania Conservancy protects and restores exceptional places to provide our region with clean waters and healthy forests, wildlife and natural areas for the benefit of present and future generations. The Conservancy...
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Allegheny Cleanways works to engage and empower people to eliminate illegal dumping and littering in Allegheny County. Illegal dumping and littering both degrade communities and our quality of life. Illegal dumping creates significant risks to public health and the environmental quality. Litter creates a sense of neglect, reducing property values and inviting property vandalism. Residents and...
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PULSE is known for recruiting some really outstanding young adults who care deeply and genuinely about serving the Pittsburgh community. The Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse promotes resource conservation, creativity, and community engagement through material reuse. They achieve their mission through community initiatives including their SHOP and through their hands-on creative PROGRAMS.    Nora Gilchrist is the Creative...
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Tree Pittsburgh is an urban forestry organization that restores and protects Pittsburgh’s trees through partnership with community volunteers. They serve Pittsburgh’s neighborhoods with planting, education, and maintenance projects, preserving and growing the city’s vital urban forest. Offering classes in tree tending and identification, as well as volunteer opportunities to plant and restore trees, Tree Pittsburgh...
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          The Center for Research on Health Care at the University of Pittsburgh (CRHC) provides a forum for talented multidisciplinary investigators from throughout the university community to collaborate in high-quality health services research and train future investigators in methods and practices critical to the conduct of rigorous and exemplary research. Menna Abaye (featured...
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Pittsburghers for Public Transit (PPT) raises awareness about the importance and value of public mass transit. By working together directly with transit riders, drivers and supporters, PPT maintains the Transit Bill of Rights as a basic, essential form of mobility and an important part of residents well being in the Pittsburgh area. Casy Stelitano is...
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3E Now works to educate and empower teens to eliminate dating violence and gender inequality. They offer programs to students, parents, coaches and school faculty centered around teen dating violence and gender inequality to raise awareness and spread prevention education. 3E Now programs provide area youth with a means to take action for themselves and...
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The YWCA Greater Pittsburgh is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom and dignity for all. With efforts reaching back more than 100 years, the organization has a long-standing history of recognizing and meeting community needs. YWCA programs help to change and better the lives of women and girls throughout greater...
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  Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group (PCRG) is a coalition of leaders working for economic justice and equitable resources to revitalize the Pittsburgh region. PCRG utilizes its strengths of engagement, advocacy, and policy formulation to focus its efforts on ensuring equitable access to land, capital, and mobility choices to improve the health and wealth of communities....
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“PULSE is a great way to quickly find new talent for your organization.” – Michael Sobkowiak, Green Building Alliance     Green Building Alliance (GBA) has been promoting healthy, high performing buildings in Western Pennsylvania for over two decades. The first nonprofit in the U.S. of its kind, GBA focuses exclusively on making the region’s commercial building sector...
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