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Call for Small Manufacturers Seeking Innovation: Design House Innovation Jam

Call for Small Manufacturers Seeking Innovation: Design House Innovation Jam

Are you a small manufacturer in the Pittsburgh or surrounding region, looking for new ways to innovate? If so, submit now to become a Design House Innovation Jam recipient!

Submissions due by 9/9

Graffiti Removal!

This morning a man who identified himself as a Verizon contractor was seen removing graffiti from the Verizon box across from the BGC office. Remember, if you find graffiti on your property you must report it to 311 in order to begin the process of having it removed (for free!) by the city. Here's a link to more info.

Progress on Penn!

Spotted some construction workers installing the cross-walk signal this morning at Penn and Evaline.

Penn Ave Arts in Motion Festival is Coming!

The Penn Ave Arts in Motion Festival is currently seeking artists, vendors, and performers who are interested in participating. Please visit the web site for more info! http://pittsburghartcar.com/pittsburgh-art-car-festival/

Community Volunteering Opportunity

Rachel Headrick at Latham St. Commons (30 Latham Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15206) is seeking volunteers to help deliver plants and produce to Garfield and Friendship residents on the following dates an times.

Tuesday, July 7th: 11a-1p
Wednesday, July 8th: 11a-1p and 3p-5p
Thursday, July 9th: 3p-5p
Friday, July 10th: 11a-1p and 3p-5p

If you'd like to learn more or want to sign up to deliver plants with the Latham St. Commons you can reach Rachel at 605-261-0251 or rheadric@andrew.cmu.edu.

Maker Faire Info Session on 7/7!

Hello Artists, Makers, Technologists, Foodies, Creators!
Maker Faire is happening this year! We would love to have you present! There are some info sessions coming up, even one at Assemble on Tuesday July 6th at 6:30pm. There will be beer, candy, and PIZZA at the info sessions. AKA it's a petite party.

Here is the Eventbrite for you to sign up for the event. It is free but we need to know how much pizza and beer to get!

Tour de Penn Featured Businesses (Feb 1 - Feb 7)

The featured business for Tour de Penn for 2/1 - 2/7 are Modern Formations, Most Wanted Fine Art, and That's Sharp Boutique! Visit them and make a purchase of $5 or more and get an extra stamp on your passport. So treat yourself or ask about gift certificates for a friend!

Remember that once you get 10 or more stamps, you can mail your passport into the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation to be entered into a drawing for $25 or $50 in Penn Bucks!

Tour de Penn Featured Businesses (Jan 13 - Jan 20)

The featured businesses for Tour de Penn for 1/13-1/20 are Aahmani Afrikan Braids and Mostly Mod/ARTica! Visit them and make a purchase of $5 or more and get an extra stamp on your passport.

Remember that once you get 10 or more stamps, you can mail your passport into the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation to be entered into a drawing for $25 or $50 in Penn Bucks!

Tour de Penn Featured Businesses (Dec 22 - Jan 5)

The featured business for Tour de Penn for 12/22-1/5 is Los Sabrosos Dance Company! Visit them and make a purchase of $5 or more and get an extra stamp on your passport. Los Sabrosos offers some awesome dance classes, so treat yourself or ask about gift certificates for a friend!

Remember that once you get 10 or more stamps, you can mail your passport into the Bloomfield-Garfield Corporation to be entered into a drawing for $25 or $50 in Penn Bucks!

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