Since 2007, the Hilltop Alliance has worked collaboratively to preserve and create community assets across South Pittsburgh’s Hilltop. The Alliance serves: Allentown, Arlington, Arlington Heights, Beltzhoover, Bon Air, Carrick, Knoxville, Mt. Oliver Borough, Mt. Oliver City, Mt. Washington, South Side Slopes and St. Clair. The Alliance currently operates the following major programs and projects: neighborhood business district reinvestment & small business technical assistance programs, vacant property recycling & redevelopment, affordable housing development, home repair programs, property maintenance intervention and support services programs, and a monthly Fresh Fridays food distribution program. With an annual budget of approximately $1.6M and 8 full-time staff members, the organization has a high-performance culture while maintaining a flexible work environment.