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Category Archives: Mon Valley Initiative

Mon Valley Initiative is a non-profit community and economic development coalition. We work to meet this goal by renovating and constructing high quality, affordable housing and assisting communities to develop and maintain their main street districts.

A Great Starter Home Available in Braddock’s Field

Mon Valley Initiative (MVI) has been working on the Braddock’s Field Development Project for a couple of years.  We have one home remaining for sale in the Braddock’s Field neighborhood that spans across Braddock PA and North Braddock.  The project was sponsored by two of MVI’s Community Development Corporations – the Braddock Economic Development Corporation (BEDCO)… Continue Reading

Mon Valley Initiative Helps Woman Become a Homeowner

Mon Valley Initiative helps woman improve credit and buy house in Turtle Creek.  In January 2009, a single mother in Pittsburgh decided she was tired of being a renter.  Knowing her credit was not the best, she called around to area non-profit agencies for help.  Mike Mauer, housing counselor from the Mon Valley Initiative (MVI),… Continue Reading

The eBus is Coming!

The Mon-Valley Initiative wants to remind you to sign up your organization for Fifth Third Bank’s “Healthy Living, Healthy Lifestyles” Resource Fair on Wednesday, September 8th from 2:00pm-6:00pm!  Located at the Shop‘n Save parking lot in Homestead, the fair will promote the numerous resources available to the residents of the Mon Valley that encourage a… Continue Reading