Building Success

To date, our program has already saved taxpayers $6 Million, graduated over 100 local residents in to sustainable jobs with livable wages, and bridged dozens of major local and national organizations to the communities and residents who need their help the most. And, we are just getting started!

Employer Partners include:


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Success Story

Success Story: Courtney McFeaters

Courtney was raised by a single mother in the one post office, one beer distributor, rural town of Forestville, PA. During her…


News Article

The Trade Institute of Pittsburgh wants to build pizza ovens — and community

Communal pizza ovens in underserved neighborhoods?

That’s the idea behind TIPizza, a project of the Trade Institute of Pittsburgh


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A Hand Up, Not Hand Out | #TEDxPittsburgh

Something to build on. That sounds good to craftsman like Steve Shelton. Although it sounds rare to individuals re-entering societ