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August 2018

City, Community Leaders Calling For End To Gun Violence

2018-08-15T15:49:39-04:00August 15th, 2018|Making News|

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – City leaders, community leaders and Pittsburgh police officers came together Tuesday morning for an impromptu press conference to denounce the recent gun violence across the area. “We cannot become numb, we cannot accept this as our new reality,” said Tim Stevens, CEO of The Black Political Empowerment Project (B-PEP). “Life is valuable [...]

Community leaders call for violence to end after weekend spike in Pittsburgh-area shootings

2018-08-15T15:30:55-04:00August 15th, 2018|Making News|

Multiple community leaders made a passionate plea Tuesday, asking for violence to stop in the Pittsburgh area. A joint news conference with the Black Political Empowerment Project and the Greater Pittsburgh Coalition Against Violence addressed seven shootings -- one of them fatal -- that happened last weekend. https://www.wtae.com/article/community-leaders-call-for-violence-to-end-after-weekend-spike-in-pittsburgh-area-shootings/22725895

November 2017

September 2017

May 2017

April 2017

History. Recorded. Voices of the Past Share Wisdom for the Future

2017-04-18T11:51:25-04:00April 18th, 2017|Making News|

History. Recorded. Voices of the Past Share Wisdom for the Future Out of the classroom, and into the community... Cassandra Brown isn’t learning about black history from a textbook, a computer or even a classroom lecture. Instead, the 17-year-old is discovering the past through conversations with those who lived it. image: https://presspage-production-content.s3.amazonaws.com/uploads/1441/estherbush.jpg?x=1486323743651 “We have never [...]

January 2017

November 2016

Ronald H Brown Leadership Awards Gala 2016

2017-03-08T05:45:35-05:00November 1st, 2016|Events, Uncategorized|

Ronald H. Brown Leadership Awards Gala on Friday, December 2, 2016 at the Omni William Penn Hotel honoring Hallie Donner, Claudette Lewis, Ralph L. Bangs, Ph.D., and Reverend Dr. Harold T. Lewis. To leaner more about tickets, program ads, or corporate sponsorships please call or email 412.227.4229 or development@ulpgh.org  

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