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Parents as Allies: Welcoming events and opportunities to connect at Charleroi schools 

Parents as Allies team members at Charleroi found that parents truly want to connect. They just may not know where to begin.

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Conversations in the Allderdice cafeteria led to the creation of Future Kings

“Terrell explained ‘Future King’ to me one day in the school cafeteria, and it stuck.”

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Global Links is changing lives locally and globally – and you can help

Global Links brings unused medical supplies from Pittsburgh to communities in need around the world.

How one local school brought Black History Month to life this year

Fashion, literature and history were all on display during this community-focused Black History Month event in Pittsburgh.

Parents as Allies: In the shadow of difficult history, a community grows in Butler

Here’s how Broad Street families and teachers have built new and growing connections.

The Pittsburgh Fish Fry Map is back! Here’s your key to tasty, easy dinners.

The Pittsburgh Fish Fry Map has all the locations where you can get tasty dinners during Lent.

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18 under 18: These young people are creating change in Western Pennsylvania

From battling bullying to saving lives, these local young people are doing amazing things.

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Parents as Allies: Schools and families in Ambridge are connecting, thanks to honest talk and help with access

The Ambridge Parents as Allies team asked families: How can we help you and how can we work together? 

Free flowers and bouquet-making kits available for kids through Valentine’s Day

Kits are available through 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 14.

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Parents as Allies: At Bentworth, the schools are finding ways to reach families at every grade level

Bentworth’s Parents as Allies team begins connecting with parents as soon as they register for kindergarten.

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Parents as Allies: Growing new community connections at California Area 

California Area’s Parents as Allies team has powerful advice for growing the bond between schools and families.

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Parents as Allies: Opening doors and building bridges in Brentwood Borough

Brentwood’s Parents as Allies team found creative ways to connect with new students and their families.

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Honor Dr. King’s legacy at these MLK Day events around the Pittsburgh region

Your guide to MLK Day events in Pittsburgh for families.

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This free Pittsburgh-area postpartum support group is here for you — and has been for decades

Looking for postpartum support in Pittsburgh? Storkbites is here for you.

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hundrED releases ‘Journeys in Family-School Engagement,’ sharing our Parents as Allies work with the world

After nearly three years, the Parents as Allies project has broken new ground in connecting families and schools in meaningful ways.

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Spreading cheer: 10 ways your family can volunteer and give back this holiday season

Volunteering in Pittsburgh as a family: A spirit of giving during a season when kids often focus on what they’re getting.

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KDKA video: Holiday advice on discovering and preserving family stories

Easy advice on discovering and preserving family stories during holiday gatherings.

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First Night guide: All the details about the Downtown fun on Dec. 31

First Night Pittsburgh is coming! We’ve got all the details.

#bethekindkid Kindness in Action

Kindness in Action celebrations are happening at the Children’s Museum, JCC South Hills and in local communities

Check out what’s happening with the #bethekindkid Kindness in Action campaign.

4 fun facts about Mister Rogers’ sweaters for #CardiganDay

Happy #CardiganDay, Pittsburgh! Did you know these Fred Rogers facts?