15 ways to receive (or donate) essential back-to-school supplies in Pittsburgh

Need to receive free school supplies in Pittsburgh or want to donate some? Here is your guide.

11 groups ready to help Pittsburgh families, from learning hubs to child care subsidies

From mentoring and tutoring to free school supplies and aid, these Pittsburgh groups are here to help.

10 organizations helping Pittsburgh kids get back to school

Whether kids are attending in-person classes or signing in online from home, they still need school supplies to get their work done.

Boxes of Joy help salvage summer for Pittsburgh kids

“We’re providing kids with things that they need to make sure that their summer is fun and engaging.”

All I want for Christmas: 25 Pittsburgh non-profits share their holiday wish lists

Shopping for these specific items can be a family project that helps kids to realize the importance of reaching out to others less fortunate.

9 organizations helping Pittsburgh kids with back-to-school supplies

For many families, buying back-to-school supplies wreaks havoc on the budget.

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Need help with school supplies? These groups equip Pittsburgh kids for learning

“Back-to-school shopping is a regular, fun rite of passage at the end of each summer, but for some families in our community, this is a very stressful time of year.”

Kids helping kids by “adopting” a school

Parents know school supplies are expensive, and most of the supplies stay at the school, which doesn’t help when it comes to doing homework.  The “Adopt a School’ program through […]


9 kid-friendly volunteer opportunities for Pittsburgh families

“To take this journey with my family means a lot, and has been an eye-opening, illuminating experience.” 

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Back-to-school drives prepare Pittsburgh kids for learning with free supplies

“When kids start with the right tools, it does more than prepare them. It empowers them.”