City of Pittsburgh Council District 6
Neighbors in the Strip Receives Funding for a One-Year Pilot Project to Provide Retail Training


“Neighbors in the Strip” is recruiting for the second round in their retail training program at the Pittsburgh Public Market. Neighbors in the Strip, in conjunction with Pittsburgh Public Market, is pleased to announce that the Richard King Mellon Foundation has provided a grant to fund a one-year pilot program to provide retail specific training for individuals who receive or are eligible to receive unemployment and/or public assistance (TANF).  Training and real-world, practical experience would be handled at Pittsburgh Public Market.

For more information about the program, along with an application for consideration for the program, click here. Selected participants would receive a stipend of $1,500, spread over the three month training period, with the bulk of the stipend payable upon completion of the program.


R. Daniel Lavelle

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Office of Councilman R. Daniel Lavelle
414 Grant Street, 5th Floor | City County Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
telephone: 412-255-2134 | facsimile 412-255-0737


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