Stories

Dante (properly spelled Donta) is a carpenter at WorkPittsburgh. He is recognized by his constant smile which always stands out. His character and work ethic cannot be challenged. Hear in his words a reflection of what a second chance means and what it takes to move forward and succeed.
Khalifa is an apprentice at WorkPittsburgh. He is the contrarian on most topics and keeps the team laughing with his daily antidotes. He is naturally skilled at detail oriented tasks and isn't slow to lend a hand or advice when others ask.
On November 18th, 2015 WorkPittsburgh received Goodwill's Annual "Power of Work" Award. WorkPittsburgh is a partnership between Nello Development Group (full-service general contractor committed to recognizing and investing in the potential of people . . . working with Zero Six Eight, the world’s first entrepreneurial incubator for ex-offenders, Nello Development Group launched WorkPittsburgh, a prefab construction facility which hires, trains, and empowers individuals with barriers to employment to build innovative and affordable homes. Through its efforts, Nello is building homes . . . and building futures.