“Now is the time and the opportunity to shore up those organizations that service those populations and give donors a little bit of incentive to do so.”
Preschool teachers across the region are buying school supplies and resources for their classrooms today. They are doing that because PNC “flash funded” 850 projects across the country yesterday — part of a $5 million grant toward helping kids “grow up great” — part of PNC’s Grow Up Great initiative. The money is going to...
Volunteering is so easy, even kids can do it – and families do it best together, says The United Way of Southwestern PA
Students' 100 Days project at Quaker Valley Middle School helps students to develop skills and dispositions that can influence them to see service as a part of who they are as developing individuals.
In her new role at United Way, one goal for Tanya Baronti is to bring families and communities closer together.
What generation gap? Pittsburgh teens and seniors find connections through podcast interviews.
Having a child with adorable friends means running the gauntlet of birthday parties, play dates, and soccer games, which means forced interactions with other parents.
Teen Kidsburgh Hero Mikayla Davic is halfway to her goal of raising $50,000 for Make-A-Wish through her stage productions.
Since Crossing Fences' 2013 launch, the project has grown to a 15-volume series. Garfield, Penn Hill and Northview Heights have just been added. Included in the collection are profiles of 171 African-American men in 15 different neighborhoods,
Pittsburgh offers many opportunities for family volunteers. “We love being able to see kids help kids and see the impact it makes,” says Martina Caruso of Beverly's Birthdays.