Volunteer Fair at The Yard in Shadyside

  • Thursday, August 17, 2017
  • 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
  • The Yard - 736 Bellefonte St. Pittsburgh, PA 15232
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Head upstairs at The Yard in Shadyside to explore some of Pittsburgh's top non-profit organizations. You'll get to interact with representatives to learn about volunteer opportunities within the community and how you can make a lasting impact on others' lives and your own.

Drink Specials: $2 Domestic bottles, $3 local pint drafts

There will also be free appetizers like famous mac attack balls and soft pretzels!

About the organizations:

-The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care.

-​CCChampions is a Pittsburgh-based 501(c)3 nonprofit that helps kids with cancer through the developmental & social challenges of the disease. We match each child with an inspirational role models who can be there every step of the way.

-412 Food Rescue was founded as a direct response to the disconnect between food waste, hunger and environmental sustainability. In the United States, 1 in 7 are hungry. According to the United Nations, if we recover all the food that is lost or wasted, we will have enough to feed all those who are hungry, four times over

-Recipient of the 2003 National Award for Museum Service, Carnegie Science Center inspires and entertains by connecting science and technology with everyday life. In addition to providing valuable scientific experiences, Carnegie Science Center engages in outreach programs that serve Pittsburgh's diverse community.

- The ALS Association Western Pennsylvania Chapter supports people living with ALS and their loved ones through services and education in 31 central and western Pennsylvania counties. We leave no stone unturned in search for a cure for this progressive neurodegenerative disease. It is our mission to discover treatments and a cure for ALS, and to serve, advocate for, and empower people affected by ALS to live their lives to the fullest.

 

- Auberle helps thousands of children and their families through our programming and services including; workforce development, independent living and transitional-age youth programs, foster care, in-home intervention, drug and alcohol and mental health programs, education, and residential care and emergency shelter.

 

-The National Kidney Foundation (NKF) is the largest, most comprehensive and longstanding, patient centric organization dedicated to the awareness, prevention and treatment of kidney disease in the US. Fueled by passion and urgency, NKF is a lifeline for all people affected by kidney disease. As pioneers of scientific research and innovation, NKF focuses on the whole patient through the lens of kidney health. Relentless in its work, NKF enhances lives through action, education and accelerating change.

 

The Yard 

736 Bellefonte St. Pittsburgh, PA 15232 (map)


Event Contact: 
Kristen Burr
kayeburr@gmail.com


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