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R.O.S.E CEC HBG Community Volunteers


Re-Introduction of the Successful Entrepreneur

R.O.S.E CEC HBG is a Community Engagement Center (CEC) located in Downtown Harrisburg, Pennsylvania committed to providing accessible resources to the community with a service-oriented attitude. Our mission is to serve as a bridge between individuals, families, businesses and organizations through effective programs, services and projects that aid in the development of stronger communities. At our CEC, we strive to provide opportunities for community members to engage in positive activities that help build meaningful relationships, create a sense of belonging, foster collaboration and collective problem solving. We offer a variety of programs and services such as activities and events, workshops, classes, and mentoring to meet the needs of our diverse community members. R.O.S.E CEC HBG is continually exploring ways to best serve our community and welcome the participation of volunteers from all backgrounds. We value community contributions and together, we can create and maintain safe and equitable communities for everyone. We invite you to become part of our community today!

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R.O.S.E Academy

R.O.S.E CEC HBG conducts a mentoring program for inner city youth, providing multifaceted mentoring and training activities targeted to youths between the ages of 10 and 18. Topics include Goalsetting, the staple of the program; Time Management, Interview Skills, Money Management and Communications. 


R.O.S.E CEC HBG host workshops that teach the basic business skills and provides vital information that businesses and individuals need to succeed in today’s business climate.

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One-on-One Mentoring

R.O.S.E CEC HBG provides One-on-One technical assistance from our subject matter experts in marketing, finance, business development, management, and IT to help starting or growing a business.

Power Networking Mixers

R.O.S.E CEC HBG host events monthly bringing together representatives from the public and private sector for an evening of meaningful conversation.

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Support Group

Community Gatherings

R.O.S.E CEC HBG host weekly programming put together by community and professional organizations.

Art Gallery

R.O.S.E CEC HBG curates an art gallery displaying local and nationally recognized artist on a monthly rotating basis.

Art Gallery
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Over 2,000 sq ft of useable space

R.O.S.E CEC has two floors of space that can be utilized with both floors being open floor plan concepts with the basement area hosting an art gallery.


  • Wi-Fi

  • Multiple T.V hookups

  • Sound system

  • Laptops

  • Printers

  • Projectors

Flex space

R.O.S.E CEC can be setup in the manner to host meetings, seminars, workshops, networking mixers, luncheons and many more concepts.

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Meet The Team

Committed to Excellence

R.O.S.E CEC Director

Richard Crum


R.O.S.E CEC HBG Director

Teron Strawbridge


R.O.S.E CEC HBG Director

Dijon Cole


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Contact Us

Questions, comments, requests? Feel free to reach out. We’d love to hear from you.

19 1/2 N 4TH Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101

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Visit Us

Mon - Fri: 8am - 6pm *later evening hours if scheduled in advance

Sat - Sun: *only if scheduled in advance

*hours subject to change depending on programming. Please inquire at


Metered on street parking

Multiple parking garages in short vicinity.

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