• Community Events

    Grants Cafe

    Grants Professionals of Western PA

    Meetings are always on the LAST Wednesday of each month except August and December. Please suggest issues you'd like to discuss in the comments section, and be sure to check back regularly as we update monthly events. Thank you!

    Introduction to Big Data AppHub: Kafka to HDFS Filter Application

    Big Data (Next Gen Hadoop) Ingest & Transform, Pittsburgh

    Abstract:  To make critical business decisions in real time, many businesses today rely on a variety of data, which arrives in large volumes. Variety and volume together make big data applications complex operations. Big data applications...

    6th Anniversary Party

    Steel City Ukuleles

    SCU IS SIX YEARS OLD! What: SCU Annual Birthday Party Bring: Potluck Dish for the Buffet, Beverage to Share (See Below) Who: SCU Members, family and friends When: Wednesday, June 28 Time: 5:30-9:30 Supper at 6:30, concert 7:30, open mic...

  • What Should you Avoid When Buying a Home This Spring?

    When the spring rolls around, you are likely going to be full force into your search to buy a home. It’s a great time to start looking now so that when the right home opens up, you’ll really know. There are a few mistakes people make despite knowing they are preparing to buy a home, […]

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    How to Save for Your Down Payment Faster This Year

    Now is the time to start saving for that down payment even though you may be wondering how you are going to be able to save enough in time for your home purchase. You can and should save now for that down payment and there are ways to see progress even faster. Make it the […]

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    When and How to Start Your Garden Indoors

    Often, when it’s cold out, you don’t really think about gardening. However, this time of year can be the perfect time to start your seeds indoors. Getting the seeds going can make it easier to plant when the spring rolls around and you might just have healthier produce this year. Starting your seeds in February […]

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    What You Must Have For Your Man Cave

    If you’re considering remodeling your Pittsburgh home this year, it’s important to consider a man cave. Every guy needs a space he can call his own, especially when the wife has decorated the rest of the house. Whether it will be in the garage, basement or a special room designated for your stuff, it needs […]

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    Top Home Maintenance Things to Check This Spring

    With spring around the corner it’s about time for cleaning and home maintenance. It’s important to know which areas of your home you should check in the spring to ensure your summer is full of fun and not full of work on your home. In addition, the right maintenance will help to keep your home […]

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    What to Do for Valentine’s Day in Pittsburgh

    With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s important to know what your options are for this special day of love. Plenty of things can still be done, even if you haven’t made a dinner reservation or bought tickets yet. You may just get lucky and score a great event or table at a top […]

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    The ABC’s of What you Need to See in Pittsburgh

    You know that there’s so much to see in Pittsburgh, but where do you begin? The easiest way to get acquainted with your new city is to visit the top destinations with a little help from the alphabet. Below you’ll find a list of the top 26 destinations starting with each letter of the alphabet […]

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    Should you Invest in a Smart Home System?

    If you want your house to have that modern touch it’s missing, your best solution would likely be to incorporate smart technology into the home. What is “smart” technology and how does it benefit my family? Investing in smart home technology is not only a smart decision; it’s making it easier to sell your home […]

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    Which of these 10 Home Trends will You Try in 2017?

    It’s a New Year which means new trends have hit the world of interior design. While you may be in the same home you’ve had for years, it may be the perfect time to make some simple updates that would make your home look and feel more modern. If you are getting ready to sell […]

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    Tips for Getting Hour Home Ready for the Spring

    With winter coming to a close any day now, it’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning. Getting your home ready for the spring involves cleaning, purging, and shopping for some seasonal enhancements. The springtime is one of the best times of the year, where you get to clean up the mess of snowy boots, […]

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