TO SUPPORT COMMUNITY FORGE AND ALL WE DO, DONATE NOW!
Let's look Community Forge by the numbers.
Since we began:
We have housed and supported over 70 entrepreneurs, non-profits and artists in our building and currently have 30 small businesses in residence at our facility
We started our newest small business incubator program, the Bloom Program with 30 participants, including both tenants and non-tenants
Our entire business model has pivoted as a result of COVID-19 to provide:
Technical assistance for business owners in need of funding and strategic support
Post-COVID recovery planning
Digital education offerings
Hosted over 150 free community events with partners across the region
Won awards such as a Placemaking award from the Urban Land Institute, a community service award from the Wilkinsburg Chamber of Commerce, and recognized by renown organizations such as the Brookings Institute and National League of Cities
To continue this important work, we need your help. Please consider contributing to this fundraiser and helping our artists and entrepreneurs succeed.