Post-Gazette Top Workplaces 2016
Rankin Christian Center
- Employees in region:
- HQ location:
- Rankin, PA
’11, ’12, ’13, ’14, ’15, ’16
Rankin Christian Center, a faith-based nonprofit social service agency, is located in one of the most economically distressed areas of Allegheny County. Our purpose is to minister to the physical, social, cultural and spiritual needs both of the individuals and of the community in such as way as to promote community betterment. We have twenty plus Support Coordinators who locate, coordinate and monitor services for individuals with developmental/intellectual disabilities in and around Allegheny County. The Center also has a Senior Program, After School and Youth Program and a Food Bank that partners with the Greater Pittsburgh Food Bank.
Our Agency houses a Day Care, Head Start Classroom, Family Care Connection site through UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh. Through a collaboration with AHRCO, housing services are offered for residents at the Palisades Plaza site and a After School is provided at the Mon View Heights site.
“I feel appreciated and I love the clients and people I work with.”
“I work with some of the most kind and compassionate people on a daily basis. They're always willing to lend a helping hand, and support each other.”
“Makes me feel like I am making a contribution to the world around me. Gives me a purpose in life.”
“Rankin Christian Center is working with the community to fill the needs of the people.”
“This is a faith-based organization that places the highest value on personal and professional ethical behavior, while supporting individuals who may be experiencing difficult times in his/her life. ”