Even though the Mon Valley Alliance (MVA) is a new name in the Mon Valley, we have a long, rich history of service to the Mid Mon Valley communities.

MVA serves the Mon Valley with economic, community and workforce development solutions, working together to build better communities.

MVA has programs to help current businesses grow, new businesses relocate to the business friendly Mon Valley as well as startup and business creation programs. If you are looking for space or financing, we can help.

MVA also works to strengthen local communities and reduce blight. Get an update on our current projects or suggest your own.

You are integral to our work. Support us with a tax deductible donation today or volunteer for an upcoming project.

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DCNR awards $157,250 to continue development on Charleroi Riverfront Park

Charleroi, PA, November 7th, 2019 –The Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) announced a grant award of $157,250 to the Mon Valley Alliance Foundation (MVAF), formerly the Mon Valley Progress Council, to continue development on the Charleroi Riverfront Park project.

The DCNR Recreation and Conservation grant program is funded with a variety of state ...

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Blight removal continues in Charleroi, PA

Charleroi, PA, September 17th, 2019 –The Mon Valley Alliance (MVA), owner of the blighted Coyle building in Charleroi, PA, rejected two offers to purchase the property for lack of funding and no evidence to support the ability to renovate or restore the structure, among other items.

“Mobilization has occurred on the demolition contract and the removal ...

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Coyle site to be prepared for new development

Charleroi, PA, July 25th, 2019 –The Mon Valley Alliance (MVA), owner of the blighted Coyle building in Charleroi, PA, has announced plans to demolish the structure and prepare the site for new development, according to Ben Brown, it’s CEO.

“A demolition contract has been executed. Environmental remediation will be the first phase, followed by disconnection and ...

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Town to Town Mini-Grant Program Announced

Proceeds from the Mon Valley-Opoly Paint and Sip will go towards Mon Valley Alliance Foundation’s (MVAF) Community Development Fund that is implementing a mini-grant program for local individuals and businesses. MVAF will be awarding five separate $250 grants until the end of 2018 under a rolling application system. Mini-grant applications are due by ...

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Choose Your Impact with Community Development Funds

MVA has created four new community development funds to help support and start new projects that strengthen the community and benefit the region: Mon Valley Community Development Fund, Workforce Readiness Fund, Startup Incubation Fund and the Historical Preservation Fund.

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