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Highmark | If Detected Early, You Have a 90% Chance of Beating Cancer.

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Make Your Valentine Weekend Complete!

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Black Bottom Film Festival Fri, Feb 23 – Sun, Feb 25, 2018 at August Wilson Center

From age-old classics to contemporary work, the second annual Black Bottom Film Festival will illuminate and celebrate African American cinema and unique Black people. The festival will showcase movies that focus on the recurring themes of spirituality, race, family conflict, … Continue reading

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Look Who’s Attending R.O.A.R. Pittsburgh

March 8, 2018 600 Commonwealth Place | Pittsburgh PA Wyndham Grand Expect a full day of B2B matchmakers, corporate roundtables, dynamic speakers, targeted workshops, AND the annual Stellar Awards Luncheon at the R.O.A.R. Conference & Matchmaker. The afternoon focuses on … Continue reading

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11th Annual Keepers of the Flame Awards | In Honor & Remembrance of Nazura Asaseyeduru

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The Pittsburgh Foundation is Seeking a Special Project Intern

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The Pittsburgh Foundation is Seeking Communications Summer Interns

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City of Pittsburgh Women-Owned Business Enterprise Event | Thursday, March 8th from 9am to 3pm

The City of Pittsburgh is collaborating with Carlow University to host our 3rd Annual “How to Do Business” Series. Please join us for this opportunity driven event which will include practitioner led workshops from business lending professionals, as well as … Continue reading

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Help Keep Wilkinsburg’s Business District Green, Clean & Safe

Together with the Pennsylvania Downtown Center (PDC), Wilkinsburg Borough, and Wilkinsburg Chamber of Commerce, we will host our next Green, Clean & Safe committee meeting on February 21. The meeting will begin at 5 p.m. at the Wilkinsburg Borough Building, … Continue reading

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Carnegie Museum of Natural History | We Are Nature

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Job Opportunities at POWER

POWER is growing, and we have several positions that we need to fill! FT Program Manager, who is a member of POWER’s Program Leadership Team, provides overall management of the program in a way that reflects gender-responsive and trauma-informed care, … Continue reading

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R.O.A.R. Conference & Matchmaker – Pittsburgh, March 8th – Register by February 8 for an Early Bird Discount!

What Should You Expect? Matchmaking One-on-One targeted appointments designed to help buyers fill their supply chain with diverse suppliers. Both buyers and suppliers can request appointments. Corporate Roundtables Corporate representatives can meet with nine suppliers at one time to informally … Continue reading

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BikePGH Job Opportunity | Part-Time Volunteer Coordinator

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THE YETU BAND LIVE: An Evening of Afro-Pop/Afro Jazz on Friday, Feb 23 at 8PM @ Spirit

JOIN US for an evening honoring the pioneers of African Music, Afro-pop as well as Afro Jazz, as part of our BLACK HISTORY MONTH’s events. THE YETU BAND, Pittsburgh’s own all-stars jazz and Afro-pop band, including Jemiriye Adeniji, Elie Kihonia, … Continue reading

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Have you picked up your copy of Soul Pitt Quarterly? We are so proud to be able to bring this Media Superbowl trophy back to the Burgh. We are Pittsburgh Proud…

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The Entrepreneurship Transformation Seminar Featuring Sherrie Massie on 2/24 in Monroeville

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[VIDEO] Soul Pitt Media WINS EMSDC Class 1 Supplier of the Year | Award Accepted by Craig Dawson

The Soul Pitt team is excited to share this video of the excellent acceptance speech given by Craig Dawson as he accepts the award on behalf of Soul Pitt Media for Class 1 Supplier of the Year at the Eastern … Continue reading

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5th Annual Sister’s Helping Sister’s Win | “Mission Unstoppable” on March 3rd featuring Keynote Speaker MARQUIS BOONE

5th Annual Sister’s Helping Sister’s Win | “Mission Unstoppable” on March 3rd featuring Keynote Speaker MARQUIS BOONE an Atlanta-based pastor, motivational speaker, Amazon best-selling author, entrepreneur, and more! CLICK HERE FOR FULL DETAILS & TICKETS!

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CITY OF PITTSBURGH CAREERS | Your Bridge to Endless Opportunities

Apply Today!  www.pghjobs.net

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Women of Wisdom Cafe’ Radio Show | Coming to Soon to Soul Pitt Radio

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The FUTURE of TRANSIT is NOW | Port Authority Transit

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The Miles Group | Now Hiring Agents & Mangers!

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Tailored Tuxedo Sale at Michelangelo’s

Tailored Tuxedo Sale – $159.99 Bouaze Pierre-Proprietor Michelangelo’s Tailoring and Tuxedo Rentals 11659 Penn Hills Drive, Pittsburgh, Pa 15235 412-242-5446 (p) | 412-731- 6253 (f) Michelangelospgh.com

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Think Fun | Carnegie Science Center

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EMSDC “Stellar Awards” on March 8th in conjunction with the ROAR Conference | Seeking Nominations

Nominate and Recognize! Make sure your clients and suppliers are among the honorees. The Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council (EMSDC) will be hosting the third annual “Stellar Awards” in conjunction with the ROAR Conference. During the conference we will honor … Continue reading

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Movie Scene Queen Celebrates Five-Year Business Anniversary

Movie Scene Queen, an interactive entertainment site for movies andmusic, will celebrate five years in business on January 25th. Over the past half-decade, MSQ has hosted 187 advanced movie screenings and distributed more than 46,000 FREE movie tickets. From “The … Continue reading

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Discover what CCAC’s Workforce Development Division has to offer.

For more information visit ccac.edu/workforce

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Alisha Branson | Your Real Estate Agent, K&S Real Estate | Contact Me Today! 412-612-0966

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See if you qualify for MWDBE Certification

If you think you qualify, call 412.350.4309.

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Soul Pitt Media Wins Prestigious Eastern Minority Supplier Development Council Supplier of the Year Award in Philadelphia

Pittsburgh based Soul Pitt Media recently received the Class 1 Supplier of the Year Award in Philadelphia. Recipients of this prestigious award have distinguished themselves and their businesses in the area of Minority Business achievement. This year’s event was hosted … Continue reading

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Center for Urban Biblical Ministry Alumni Brunch Fundraiser on Jan 20, 2018 at 10AM at the Comfort Inn

Speakers Include: The Honorable Ed Gainey, Master of Ceremony Elliott Howsie, Allegheny County Public Defender

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Call to Action! Help Retain the Federal Historic Tax Credit Program

Recent tax reform legislation proposed by the U.S. House of Representatives eliminates the federal Historic Tax Credit (HTC) program. We request your help in ensuring that our elected officials are aware of the importance of this tax credit program in our … Continue reading

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Uncle Redd’s BBQ in Penn Hills! Call 412.636.7711 to Order or Visit our Location Tue-Fri 11AM-7PM and Sat 2PM-7PM

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QuickFlicks Photography by Brandon McMillan

QuickFlicks Photography by Brandon McMillan PO BOX 559 Duquesne PA 15110 412-983-6702 www.qfphotography.com QuickFlicks Facebook https://www.instagram.com/quickflicks_photo/

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Three Rivers Adoption Council

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Willette’s Hair Designs | Located in Pgh’s East Side | 412-362-7861

Visit our website at www.WillettesHairDesigns.com

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Rosemary Crawford, Esquire | 2017 Phenomenal Woman of Justice!

Congratulations to Rosemary Crawford, Esquire who was named the 2017 Phenomenal Woman of Justice by the NAACP East Boro Branch

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Soul Pitt Quarterly Magazine announces partnership agreement to feature our magazine at 4 Giant Eagle locations to better serve our readers.

Get your Soul Pitt Quarterly at several Giant Eagle locations. Now at Penn Hills, East Hills, Northside, and Shakespeare Giant Eagle. New fall issue coming out in October. Ad deadline 1/5/17 @ 5:00 p.m. Call 412-407-SOUL (7685) to advertise. Save … Continue reading

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MAXIMIZE Your Credit Score | Call 412-837-9383

Don’t Settle for Living with Bad Credit Anymore.  We can help you restore your credit! Call 412-837-9383 www.FESconnect.net/GManker Save

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Hank’s Helping Hand

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CCAC | Free Healthcare Training

See if you qualify at https://ccac.edu/pathway/

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YouthBuild Program | Earn Your HS Diploma | Free Tuition for Ages 16-24 in Construction, Nursing or Customer Service/Retail

Garfield Jubilee YouthBuild Program is one of the most successful programs in Western Pennsylvania for young people ages 16 to 24 years of age. Garfield Jubilee 5323 Penn Avenue | Pittsburgh, Pa. 15224 Call 412-665-5200 or email youthbuildpgh@gmail.com

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Flight School Fellowship Announces Sixth Year of Artist Fellowships

Soul Pitt would like to congratulate our friend Lorenzo Boone for being accepted to this prestigious Pittsburgh Filmakers Flight School Program.  As the only African-American fellow, we are very proud of Lorenzo and we invite you take time to view … Continue reading

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Wilkinsburg’s Johnston Elementary School To Be Transformed Into a Community Space

The former Johnston Elementary School Property will soon open again, as a hub for Community Events and Small Businesses COMMUNITY  FORGE  WEBSITE:  www.CommunityForgePGH.com  GENERAL CONTACT EMAIL: Hello@Forge.Community      PHOTOS FOR PUBLICATION: http://bit.ly/2uJccfF WILKINSBURG, PA – On July 18th, the mission-driven organization … Continue reading

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It’s Your Move! | Executive MBA (EMBA) Program

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Grab a Bite to Eat at Liam’s Fish, Wings & Things Located in Wilkinsburg

501 Penn Avenue Wilkinsburg, PA 15221 Next to East End Busway CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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Soul Pitt Quarterly’s 30th Issue with a cover story on the “Power of TWO: Partners in Passion & Purpose”

Soul Pitt Quarterly’s 30th issue with a cover story on the “Power of TWO: Partners in Passion & Purpose” profiling four married couples from our region joining forces in entertainment, healthcare, fitness and hospitality.  They will surely inspire you and … Continue reading

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Wesley Family Services Transportation Programs

Ways to Work Family Car Loans Contact us today!  866.965.5929, Ext. 650 Or visit www.pawaystowork.org Families Outside | Call 412.661.1670, Ext. 628 Or visit www.fswp.org

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African American Chamber of Commerce Names Keeshia Muhammad Chief Operating Officer

The African American Chamber of Commerce of Western Pennsylvania (www.aaccwp.com) announced that Marketing Executive Keeshia Muhammad has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, a new position within the Chamber. Ms. Muhammad will report to Doris Carson Williams, CCE-President and Chief Executive … Continue reading

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Recently diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes? You may be eligible to participate in this study.

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Pittsburgh Public Schools Is Now Hiring Career & Technical Education Teachers!

Start your application today, visit  www.pps.k12.pa.us/careers  CLICK HERE FOR PDF OF FLYER Save

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Soul Pitt Founder & CEO, Donna Baxter Porcher named one of Talk Magazine’s 100 Influential Pennsylvanians

I am pleased, honored and very humbled to be listed as #43 among 100 Influential Pennsylvanians and to join others, including MANY who I have long admired and respected.  Thank you Roxanne Sewell and Talk Magazine!  This was a total … Continue reading

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[Employment Opportunity] Interim Executive Director | SEWICKLEY COMMUNITY CENTER

RESPONSIBILITIES Develop and document an actionable long-term Strategic Plan for the Sewickley Community Center Develop, plan, initiate, and oversee fundraising/grant writing activities per the priorities of the Strategic Plan Develop, document, and launch plan to secure funding required to hire … Continue reading

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PUBLIC NOTICE: The Cambria County Transit Authority (CamTran)

PUBLIC NOTICE DISADVANTAGED BUSINESS ENTERPRISE GOAL FOR FFY 2018-2020 The Cambria County Transit Authority (CamTran) hereby announces its Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Program goal under guidelines of 49 CFR Part 26 and the regulations and directions of the U. S. … Continue reading

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Summer Camp Destiny | Serving girls, ages 8-18, who reside in Clairton, North Side, and East End areas of Pittsburgh.

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Get specially-priced tickets with your Port Authority ConnectCard!

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Diversity, Inclusion and Fairness.

Mr. Kirkland is the Pennsylvania Department of General Services Deputy Secretary for Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities. Diversity, Inclusion and Fairness. I’m certain we all are familiar with these three words and what they mean. In Pennsylvania’s state government … Continue reading

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Find out what’s new at the Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh

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Thomas Merton Center Employment Opportunity | Executive Director

Job Title:  Executive Director Job Status:  exempt, full-time Reports to and Supervised by: Executive Committee, Board of Directors Position Supervises: Staff, interns and volunteers Expected Start Date: June 2017 Pay Rate: $39,000/year salary and health care benefits Position Summary: This … Continue reading

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Darrell Warden: A Pittsburgh Success Story

By Christiana Dillard “It’s always about being better.”  Darrell Warden, hiring manager for Team Warden & Team Tri-state Group (a part of The Miles Group Insurance Agency) is the embodiment of his own statement. The agency has personnel in Pittsburgh, … Continue reading

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