Anchor Organizations

Community Forge is shaped by the amazing organizations and individuals who have found their home here. Many of our residents offer unique programs and services ranging from afterschool science for youth to steelpan lessons to mobile blood testing. Look below for more information on our residents and what they offer.

4ever Charmy World

4Ever Charmy World Childcare is a daycare on the 3rd floor of the Community Forge Facility. They offer childcare services for kids as early as newborns and up to 12 years old.

Breathe Easy Independent Living Services

Breathe Easy is a home care agency that provides ALL non-skilled care, personal care, daily living assistants and many more services to consumers in their homes.


Bricolage Production Company

Bricolage is Pittsburgh’s immersive theater. Our goal is to expand the boundaries of theater by creating transformative experiences that include the audience as a central partner.


Democratic Socialists of America

The Pittsburgh DSA is the Pittsburgh chapter of the Democratic Socialists of America, and we focus on community outreach and organizing through a lens that is feminist, intersectional, anti-racist, and pro-LGBTQIA.

Divine Home Care and Associates


eforever (entrepreneurship forever) facilitates peer-to-peer networks of entrepreneurs using proven methods for increasing connectedness and business success.


Enough Halfway House

Enough Halfway House is building an organization that aims to serve men transitioning going through the process of re-entry. They seek to provide affordable housing, mentorship, and workforce development opportunities.

Global Human Performance

Global Human Performance provides elite level athletic performance and fitness coaching for people looking to actualize their physical potential


Gwen's Girls

Gwen’s Girls is a full-service program for young Black women ages 8-18. They are throughout Allegheny County and offer a range of services including after-school and summer programs as well as group home living.


Meter Feeder

Meter Feeder is a technology company focused on creating apps for both consumers and enterprise clients to help pay for parking anywhere in the United States. Download their app on the Apple App Store or Google Play Store.


CURE Violence


Pittsburgh Learning Commons

Pittsburgh Learning Commons is an educational nonprofit that promotes advanced STEM learning and youth voice practices through organizational partnerships and interdisciplinary project-based programming.


Sunday Assembly

Sunday Assembly Pittsburgh is a secular community that celebrates life. Join us the 3rd Sunday of the month at 10:00 am to share songs and listen to speakers, and to meet great people like you!


Treelady Studios

Treelady Studios specializes in audio mastering, restoration, and education.


Walking Alone Together

Working for Kids

Working For Kids is an educational training program developed to help parents and other adults who interact with children understand how life experiences shape brain development in youth.



Xpogo manages the major properties of the sport of extreme pogo sticking; putting on hundreds of competitions each year, hosting the Pogo World Championships Pogopalooza and producing videos and other media.


Hub Members

15208 Productionz

15208 Productionz is a film production company that will be releasing documentaries, feature films as well as series.


AbleVision is a family therapy service organization owned and operated by Andre Scott.

Becoming Through Sound

Briggs Transportation

Brown Mamas

Driving While Black Records

Driving While Black Records is a record label and production company based out of Pittsburgh, PA. They feature popular local artists such as Jordan Montgomery, Livefrom thecity, and JM the Poet.

Season with a Reason

Season with a Reason is a health food and nutrition business run by Glenn Ford. They offer nutritional seasonings that infuse meals with flavor and supplemental nutrients that are often missing or needed in our diets.

CMU Tech Help Desk

CMU Tech Help Desk is a project of Jeff Bigham’s lab out of Carnegie Mellon’s HCII. They offer free technical assistance to members of Community Forge needing to update, modify, or begin using new technologies in their business practice. They focus on not only supporting the implementation of technology, but also training people so they have the know-how to manage their technology later.

New Vision Ministries Inc

New Vision Ministires is a youth organization that aims to unite youth from all of the different communities in Pittsburgh and show them that regardless of where they are from, we are all one and we can all work together.


Steel City Indy

Steel City Indie produces films, documentaries, web series, special events, creative marketing, and variety of non profit events. They also host acting classes as well as a youth filmmaking class.


Paramount Co-op

PCO Technology Solutions

Organization that does IT consulting, IT services, IT Help Desk, networks, servers, endpoint services, anc computer and tablet repair


Pittsburgh Housing Development Association

Active for over 30 years, PHDA empowers low and moderate income families who dream of owning a home — through education, by helping them qualify for first-time homebuyer assistance, and by linking them to financial resources.


Shane Pilster of 82 Concepts

Highly creative and multi-talented freelance graphic designer, web designer, educator, and artist with over 10 years experience developing engaging and innovative digital and print design for clients in a broad range of industries.


Shirley the Tax Expert

Shirley the Tax Expert is the business name of Shirley Muhammed, a local financial advisor and tax preparer with over 30 years of small business finance experience.

Karen Robinson

Karen Robinson is the owner of two local businesses, Steam Dream BBQ and Ingenuity at Work. She sells bottles of her signature BBQ sauce under Steam Dream and does estate planning and execution under Ingenuity at Work.


STG, GTS (Struggle through Grace, Grace through Struggle) is a motivational brand that offers inspirational attire and motivational speaking. It is owned and operated by Anthony Rose.

My City Prints

My City Prints is one stop shop for all your marketing needs, including video, photography, flyers, brochures, t-shirts, banners, podcast and more. Check out My City Prints new store front in Penn Hills.


Thrive Collective

Thrive Collective is a hair salon and beauty shop. They have a retail and shared salon space in Wilkinsburg, PA on Ardmore Blvd, across the street from Community Forge.


VBW Training Services

VBW Training offers CPR and other health readiness courses and certifications.

Wilkinsburg Athletic Association

Artists at Community Forge

Jacquea Mae

Jimmy and the Beautiful Mistakes

Kelsey Robinson