A Civil Honor: Pittsburgh Native Lauded for Nonprofit Trade School

Steve Shelton is being honored with the Manhattan Institute’s Civil Society Award PITTSBURGH POST GAZETTE EDITORIAL BOARD – AUG 28, 2019 Hats off to Steve Shelton. The 58-year-old has been honored with the Manhattan Institute’s Civil Society Award for his work in creating the nonprofit Trade Institute of Pittsburgh. Ten
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Everyday Giants: Stephen Shelton

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How Teaching Ex-Cons How To Lay Brick Can Help Rebuild Lives

By PATRICK DOYLE – SEP 16, 2016 – Seven or eight years ago, Stephen Shelton started worrying about the future. It wasn’t just his own Pittsburgh-based construction company, but his entire industry.  Shelton had spent decades working in various trades — often as an electrician and brickmason — but as he looked around
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