Coro Center for Civic Leadership

Rating: 4.54 stars   13 reviews

Address:

33 Terminal Way Suite 429a Pittsburgh PA 15219 USA

Mission:

To advance ethical and effective leaders who share a commitment to civic engagement. We are building a leadership pipeline to foster collaboration within and across Pittsburgh's business, nonprofit and government sectors.

Target demographics:

Coro Pittsburgh is involved with programs for individuals from high school to retirement. Visit the website to learn more about which programs may fit you.

Geographic areas served:

San Francisco, New York, St. Louis, Los Angeles

Programs:

Fellows program in public affairsan intensive, graduate-level program that introduces participants to all aspects of the public affairs arena, preparing them to translate their ideals into action for improving their own communities and beyond. The program runs for 9 months and includes placements in business, nonprofit and government organizations. 12 fellows graduated in june 2014.

public alliesa national americorp program operating for 10 month terms that identifies diverse young adults and prepares them for leadership through paid full-time nonprofit apprenticeships and rigorous leadership trainings. 32 allies graduated in june 2014.

next leaderscoro next leaders is a 12 month program that runs in a different community each year. The program is designed to engage and train the next generation of neighborhood leaders through mentoring, workshops, and community projects. 16 next leaders completed the program in the 2013-2014 fiscal year, there was not a new cohort in the 2014 year.

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412-201-5772
http://pittsburgh.coro.org

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Reviews for Coro Center for Civic Leadership

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Role: General Member of the Public
Rating: 4 stars  

4 people found this review helpful

Coro has been an amazing journey, and I am only a fifth of the way through it. While experiences within it may be frustrating and the time commitment is heavy, it is all to make me a better leader.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

...my personal and professional development over the past two months, and the transformation and caliber of past fellows.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

The kinds of staff and volunteers that I met were...

Intelligent, hard working individuals that were dedicated to the mission and programs of the organization.

If this organization had 10 million bucks, it could...

... give a stipend to all of the participants, thereby enabling it to draw from a larger pool of applicants

Ways to make it better...

Dev Albarelli was still there

In my opinion, the biggest challenges facing this organization are...

One thing I'd also say is that...

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2007-10-01

 
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