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

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Soul Pitt Annual Ladies Night Out at Painting With a Twist! Sunday, Jan 28th in Monroeville

They say life is like a Blank Canvas, so what are you going to create in 2018? Join The Soul Pitt Team and create your own Masterpiece!! RSVP on the FB Event Page and Get your Tickets ASAP as this … Continue reading

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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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LYNDSEY SMITH is the Featured Artist at Smooth First Fridays on Feb 2nd!

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Join Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh for Urban League Sunday on February 11, 2018 | @ Central Baptist Church

Free and Open to the Public! Keynote Speaker:  Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie Bishop Vashti Murphy McKenzie serves as the 117th elected and consecrated bishop of the African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church. Her historic election in the year 2000 represents the … 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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LHPS Invites You to Celebrate Langston Hughes Birthday on Feb 1st at Everyday Café

CLICK HERE FOR DETAILS

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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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2018 Women’s Executive Leadership Event | Own Your Success: Perspectives from Leading Women | Feb 15th at The Rivers Club

PANELISTS Tracy DeCock Senior Vice President, Managing Director in Corporate Finance, PNC Bank Learn more about Tracy Ruthann Omer CEO and President, Omer Advisors, (Former President, Gateway Engineers) Adrienne Uzonyi Senior Global Product Manager, Philips Respironics MODERATOR Christine A. Kush … Continue reading

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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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Carnegie Museum of Natural History | We Are Nature

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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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Job Opportunities at POWER

POWER is growing, and we have several positions that we need to fill! Click here to download job description for FT LICENSED OUTPATIENT THERAPIST Click here to download job description for FT MENTOR Click here to download job description for … Continue reading

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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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V. Fawn Walker-Montgomery | Special Election, Tuesday, January 23rd

As your State Representative, I will fight to eliminate the political corruption plaguing our area and increase government transparency and accountability. I will protect our families and seniors by working to lower taxes, create family sustaining jobs and ensure our … Continue reading

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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

Visit us online at www.hankshelpinghand.com

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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

Visit emba.pitt.edu or call 412.648.1600 for more information Save

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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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Miles Group Agent Spotlight | LEA HUTSON, Final Expense Insurance Agent / Recruiter

After working for nearly 2 decades as a public school teacher leader, an unbelievable opportunity knocked at my door. With gratitude, I will be celebrating my 3rd anniversary serving as a final expense life insurance agent with Lincoln Heritage and … Continue reading

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Call to Action: Help Expand NAP in Distressed Communities

Over the past few years, we’ve asked you to call your elected officials in support of funding increases to the Pennsylvania Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP). Thanks to your advocacy, there is increasing, bipartisan support to expand the program to help … Continue reading

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TrZade Salon Open NOW on Brownsville Road | Book Your Appt TODAY 412.431.1100

TrZade Salon 113 Brownsville Rd. Pittsburgh PA. 15210 We are a Professional Hair & Nail Salon in which we provide an ultimate client experience through exceptional service, great atmosphere and superior technical skills. OPENING HOURS > Tue – Sat: 9am … Continue reading

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Community College of Allegheny County | SMART MOVE.

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Child with dyslexia? Learn More. | Provident Charter School

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Join Pgh Police | Lead. Serve. Protect.

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Governor Wolf Announces Appointment of Kerry L. Kirkland as Deputy Secretary for Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Wolf today announced the appointment of Kerry L. Kirkland to serve as the Deputy Secretary for Diversity, Inclusion and Small Business Opportunities in the Pennsylvania Department of General Services. “We are excited to be bringing Kerry … Continue reading

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