During the week-long contest, members of the community are encouraged to visit www.wccfgives.org, go to the “Charity Search” section of the site, and click on the charity profile pages of their favorite WCCF Gives participants. The winning organizations will receive unrestricted grants from the Foundation’s Acorn Fund.
City Mission is helping residents and members of the community through a new Career Technical Education Center (C-TEC). 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 […]
It was economics that brought Mike to the City Mission in March 2016. He spent twelve years in the Marine Corps and served in three overseas conflicts before being honorably discharged in 1998. After his discharge he went home and helped care for his aging grandmother while he attended school.
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 […]
Thank you Washington County Commissioner Diana Irey Vaughan for your commitment to helping veterans. Diana’s Marathon raised over $18,000.00 and also increased crucial awareness for this growing need for veterans in our region. City Mission’s Veteran’s Residential Facility begins construction in the next few weeks. You still have time to contribute here.
Washington County Commissioner Diana Irey Vaughan at mile 23.9 today at the 2017 Pittsburgh Marathon as she runs to bring hope to homeless veterans at City Mission. You can still support Diana’s Marathon for Veterans here and help provide essential, life-changing programs and services designed specifically to address veterans unique treatment needs.