Garcia , Mandy Johnson , and 22 more people like this update. Our entire Chickapig team was dedicated to making the game in the USA and making as much of it as possible in Charlottesville, Virginia, where I live. Sousa credits Kickstarter as a platform for helping small businesses change the world. More pics coming soon. The two became friends and Fetterman introduced him to what was going on in Braddock.
Leave a comment. The space is a former 1920's indoor car dealership, whose name the restaurant would revive -- Superior Motors. This process took a long time with almost 50 stickers in every set , and it was not realistic to move forward with any type of volume using this method. How to Maximize Your Savings.
He knows his project is not easy, but the story of his Kickstarter shows that the Braddock and Pittsburgh community are interested in seeing long-term success. Cardboard Safari is a local company that specializes in cardboard cutouts that are done on their laser machines. It's likely the people of Braddock will not wait for them to catch up, they will already be working as a community to find innovative ways to build the projects they deserve.
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In addition to working on Superior Motors, he still operates two other restaurants in Pittsburgh and raises two kids with his wife. After expenses are covered, any profits made by the restaurant will be filtered through Braddock Redux, the non-profit organization that is operating the job training program. Do This. Notify Me. Once a bustling steel mill town, the steel industry's decline in the United States resulted in Braddock losing 90 percent of its population and many of its buildings.
Sousa is also developing the curriculum for the culinary training program. In this five-day-a-week program, students will learn culinary training, agriculture, and basic life skills at Superior Motors on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday.
Comments Only backers can post comments. In addition to being the first restaurant in Braddock, Superior Motors will stimulate the town's already existing ecosystem, by providing employment, a culinary training program, and sourcing its products from area vendors.
Tweet Share Email. The application process for the program will open at the end of October and it's expected to receive over hundreds of applications to fill a few spots.
Even though he already had a reputation as a successful restaurant owner in Pittsburgh, no banks, financial institutions, or foundations were willing to believe that Braddock was a good investment. Lyft could launch its IPO next week.