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Below are articles comprised of internal press releases and news coverage of the great work happening in your community by the leaders and difference-makers across the Greater Pittsburgh region. 

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Rising up: Stories from the pandemic

2021 | Written by Faith Schantz, Report Editor

James Brown Director of Creative Youth Development, The Lighthouse Project

The Lighthouse Project beams out of the Homewood-Brushton YMCA, an anchor institution in a community with one of the richest cultural heritages in the city.

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YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh & P3R Prepare for The Annual Turkey Trot, Yinzer Style

Pittsburgh’s favorite jagoffs, John and Rachael of the YaJagoff Podcast, join the annual race

By The Western PA Healthcare News Team - 



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Historic YMCA in Pittsburgh renovated to create affordable housing

By Liz Kilmer, WPXI-TV

PITTSBURGH — Local and state leaders united Friday morning for a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the renovation of the former Centre Avenue YMCA.

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Nearly century-old YMCA building revamped into affordable housing

A partnership between ACTION Housing and the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh has brought new life into the former Centre Avenue YMCA building in the Hill District.


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City Leaders Cut Ribbon On Redevelopment Project In Hill District

The 107-year-old building needed major renovations, so city leaders decided to put it to good use.

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Affordable housing is now available in the Hill District.

City leaders cut the ribbon on a $7 million redevelopment project on Friday in hopes of improving the Hill District.

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