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Our Programs

The King’s Center works diligently to offer quality programmatic systems, not just wide-ranged initiatives, to community residents of Garfield and the surrounding Pittsburgh and Allegheny County communities. Such program systems include a Career and Education Institute, a Family Development Division, and a Youth Department. The following are programs and initiatives under those programmatic compartments:  Industry-specific Workforce Trainings, Business and Organizational Development Program, and Career Exploration/Job Search Assistance, Life and Leadership Development, Family Fortification Program, Tenant-Landlord Support, Housing Assistance, Counseling and Empowerment, Youth Entrepreneurship, Afterschool Program Collaboration, and Mini Summer Camp Programs.

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Career & Leadership Institute

  • Business and Organizational Development

  • Business & Nonprofit Expansion Services

  • Workforce & Career Assistance

  • Certification Trainings

  • Leadership and Lifestyle Empowerment 

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2

Thriving Families Programs

  • Tenant-Landlord Support Program

  • Family Reunification Program

  • Biblical/Behavioral Counseling and Empowerment

  • Food Distributions

  • Clothing and Gift Card Disbursements 

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3

Youth Leaders Programs

  • College Access Program

  • Youth Entrepreneurship Program

  • Youth Mini Summer Camps

  • Youth Leadership and Empowerment Modules

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The King's Center partners with local organizations to deliver quality business and nonprofit development trainings.

  • Business and Leadership Academy for Social Transformation (BLAST) Program at Hill CDC

  • Business and Organizational Development at Community Empowerment Association (CEA)

A Word About Business Development from the Executive Director Cassandra Williams (2018)

Employment  Services and Workforce Development Trainings 

  • Career Fair and Job Search Assistance

  • Flagger Training with Bill Freed of Pittsburgh Community Services Inc. (PCSI)

     
  • Administrative and Program Development Training

The King's Center will continue to provide Family Development and Supportive Services to Individuals and Family in Pittsburgh and Allegheny County

  • Family Reunification Program | Tenant Landlord Support Program

  • Produce and Shelf Foods Distributions in Partnership with Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank

  • Hot Meals Deliveries in Partnership with Chef Claude Pierre and the E.A.T. Initiative

  • Winter Clothing Distributions in partnership with Councilman R. Daniel Lavelle 

Young Leaders Academy

  • Leadership & Engineering Mini Camps in  Partnership with Latoya Williams, IERN WILL Associates

  • Youth Entrepreneurship Training