So much gratitude to Champion Christian Center for all the love you spread at City Mission during LOVE Week, June 12-16. You left a trail of love we won’t forget! God Bless you for your service!
New Hidden Treasures Thrift Store to Benefit Washington’s Homeless On Tuesday, June 13 City Mission will celebrate the return and Grand Opening of its Hidden Treasures Thrift Store in Waynesburg, PA. The opening ceremony will begin at 10:00 a.m. in Hidden Treasures with prayer, remarks from City Mission staff and noted figures from the community, […]
Almost two years to the day since its devastating fire, Washington City Mission showed its resilience again. The ceremonial ribbon was cut Tuesday on ANSYS Career Training & Education Center, located in the lower level of the mission in downtown Washington. The center will serve residents of the homeless shelter and essentially all Washington County […]
Peter’s Township Boys’ LaCrosse Team assisted the less fortunate this season by organizing a pledge drive to raise funds for the shelter.
City Mission is helping residents and members of the community through a new Career Training Education Center (CTEC). The new Center will help individuals focus on success in education and life. GED, Tutoring and Educational Services will be available along with Community Based Work Assessments, Job Coaching, Development and Placement in life sustaining occupations. These […]
Thank you Bikers from all walks of life who joined Wayne McGinnis for “Riding for Veterans” on Saturday, May 20th. The first stop for the Bikers was the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies for a brief ceremony followed by a short ride. The motorcade ended at the Bethany Presbyterian Church in Bridgeville where lunch was […]
Thank you to the AstraZeneca Pharmaceutical Representatives from the Greater Pittsburgh Region for their volunteer service in our kitchen/dining room. We appreciate their commitment to City Mission in cleaning our dining room from top to bottom, prepping the lunch meal and serving our residents and staff in a delicious sit down style meal. AstraZeneca believes a […]
Janetta (Nettie) Ledbetter, who works at City Mission’s Avis Arbor Women and Children’s Shelter, recently received a community service award from the Zonta Club at their 22nd Annual Rose Day Event. Nettie and six other local women were honored for excelling in their given profession to serve as an example to women in the community. […]
Dr. Sally Mounts is the Director of Development at City Mission, and played a key role in the Mission’s recovery from a devastating fire in June 2015. She spearheaded community collection efforts of over $600,000 and implemented the subsequent Capital Campaign strategy to assist in raising $5,000,000, for the newly renovated, 96 bed Men’s Shelter […]
Eighty nine year old Mack is a typical example of his generation. He’s responsible, humble yet proud with a strong work ethic; committed to family, community and country. And like so many of his peers, fiercely independent. Mack has lived alone for well over twenty years since his wife passed away. He spent most of […]