Landforce in the News

2017 Annual Report, September 4, 2018

PublicStreetsPGH #85 with John Jones, Public Source, August 27, 2018

NEXT Up: From building trails in Pittsburgh to counting elephants in Ethiopia with Ilyssa Manspeizer, NEXT Pittsburgh, May 30, 2018

Pittsburgh nonprofit Landforce wins extra $50K in Google Impact Challenge, Trib Live, March 15, 2018.

Landforce wins $50k Google Impact Challenge grant, thanks to public voting, Next Pittsburgh, March 15, 2018.

The People Have Spoken! Landforce Winner Of Google Impact Challenge In Pittsburgh, PA Environment Digest Blog, March 16, 2018

Google is giving these 4 Pittsburgh non-profits $50,000, Trib Live, February 21, 2018.

Google awards $50,000 apiece to four nonprofits for economic initiatives, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, February 21, 2018.

These Four Pittsburgh nonprofits just got $50,000 each. You can vote for the next winner. Next Pittsburgh, February 21, 2018.

Google awards $50,000 each to 4 Pittsburgh nonprofits, Pittsburgh Business Times, February 21, 2018

She’s Trailblazing in Pittsburgh, Literally, Pittsburgh Magazine, July 21, 2016.

In Pittsburgh, Pretty Public Spaces Also Mean JobsNext City, January 6, 2016.

The Alchemy of Coal HillDownstream, December 18, 2015.

MWCDC spins off trail corps, ED to head new entitySouth Pittsburgh Reporter, December 8, 2015.

Mount Washington trail-building program expected to branch out, Pittsburgh Post Gazette, December 6, 2015.

Ilyssa Manspeizer to head green job training program as it expands citywide, NEXTpittsburgh, December 5, 2015.

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