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30 11, 2017

December Register Round Up – Afro-American Music Institute

November 30th, 2017|Register Round Up|0 Comments

The Afro-American Music Institute (AAMI) was founded in 1982 with the mission to provide systematic specialized instrumental and vocal training in all styles of the African-American music tradition. AAMI utilizes music to help students develop self-esteem, self-confidence and leadership skills. Communities Served: AAMI is located in Homewood and serves students throughout the Pittsburgh region. [...]

31 10, 2017

November Register Round Up – One World Everybody Eats

October 31st, 2017|Register Round Up|0 Comments

The mission of One World Everybody Eats is to help curtail food insecurity and create a sense of community through a network of “pay what you can” cafes that provide access to healthy food to all people regardless of their ability to pay. Communities Served: New Kensington, Pittsburgh, and surrounding areas throughout Western Pennsylvania. [...]

31 10, 2017

November/December GM Report

October 31st, 2017|Featured in The Co-operator, GM Report, Store News|0 Comments

By Justin Pizzella, General Manager Fiscal Year 2016-17 marked another good year for our Co-op. Although we still face many challenges, we made significant strides that I am excited to report. Some highlights of the fiscal year include: Our membership grew by 595 members, and we now have more than 12,750 members. We grossed approximately [...]

25 10, 2017

Board Election Results

October 25th, 2017|Board Updates, Store News|0 Comments

The 2017 annual election for the Co-op’s board of directors has come to a close—thanks to all who participated! A primary goal this year was to implement improvements in the election process to ensure that all votes could be counted, while also keeping the process user-friendly. This required a re-work of the paper balloting system. [...]