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(Revised from original 1993 version)
Bidwell Training Center, Inc. and Manchester Craftsmen's Guild: Preparation in Pittsburgh
Bill Strickland, executive director of both Bidwell Training Center and Manchester Craftsmen's Guild, has built a highly successful training organization to enable underprivileged minorities in Pittsburgh to escape the cycle of poverty. His success has led to questions of expansion, focus, and core competencies.
Competency and Skills;