The Eastside Grassroots Coalition (EGC) is a collaborative effort between the Urban Erie Community Development Corporation (UECDC) and the House of Mercy. The goal of the EGC is to engage residents, community organizations, and businesses to revitalize the Buffalo Road Corridor and surrounding neighborhoods creating a prosperous and thriving community.
Our neighborhood is a diverse and prosperous community with engaged residents, community-based organizations and businesses where investments are made to improve employment and educational opportunities and youth are mentored, valued, and rewarded for meaningful hard work.
Improve the Neighborhood
Promote Employment, Economic Development, & Education
Foster Youth Development
Assume Effective Governance
Improve Health of Community
Attract Public and Private Investment
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