• #LoveThatLot This Valentine's Day!

    This Valentine's Day, share a photo of a revitalized vacant lot you love with the hashtag #LoveThatLot, #Lots2Love and #PghFightsBlight!

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  • We Want To Hear From You!

    Learn more about why GTECH values your feedback, and take a few minutes to review us on GreatNonprofits.org

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  • Interested in learning the basics of GIS?

    GTECH will be hosting a ten-week course to learn the basics of GIS technologies (Geographic Information Systems), with a focus on the industry-standard ArcGIS platform by ESRI. The course will utilize lecture, hands on tutorials in the program, readings and application with a Community Project and Partner.

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  • Green Playces, Creative Partnerships!

    With Green Playces, we’re rethinking the way we approach partnerships and expanding our networks to include as many people as creatively as we can.

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  • Inclusive Design at the St. John's Green

    Neighbors are working to determine the use of the St. John's Green that best fits with the needs and interests of the community throughout the winter and spring. Learn more about the project and how GTECH is helping facilitate neighbor-to-neighbor discussions.

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Upcoming Events

Feb 15, 2016

Presidents’ Day

The GTECH office will be closed on February 15, 2016, in observance of Presidents’ Day.

Feb 16, 2016

2016 Love Your Block Grant Orientation

  Love Your Block is a City of Pittsburgh program, made possible through a partnership with Peoples Gas, to revitalize […]

Feb 18, 2016

Tedx Pittsburgh Meetup: GTECH Takeover

This event will be a place for sparking big ideas and to keep the community conversation going with TedxPittsburgh. We […]

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Feb 12, 2016

Share the Love on Valentine’s Day

  Roses Are Red, Violets are Blue, The lot next door is vacant, What should I do?   After Groundhog’s […]

Feb 10, 2016

ReClaim South Update: What to look forward to this spring!

Since last fall, our ReClaim South Ambassadors have been working hard planning their vacant lot project enhancements. A lot of […]

Feb 5, 2016

We Want To Hear From You!

When you’re planning a trip to a new city and are trying to decide where to eat, you likely check […]

Our Mission

GTECH (Growth Through Energy and Community Health) Strategies is a nonprofit that is dedicated to cultivating the unrealized potential of people and places to improve the economic, social and environmental health of our communities.