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Preservation Pittsburgh is a non-profit advocacy group dedicated to preserving our region's historic, architectural, cultural, and environmental heritage. Its purpose is to assist individuals and organizations in preserving the integrity of the architecture and physical surroundings they value.
12 Peers Theater
Founded in 2011, and taking their name from the Twelve Peers of Charlemagne, 12 Peers Theater's mission is to provide challenging and engaging theater for Pittsburgh audiences. through contemporary works exploring myth and cultural identity.
412 Food Rescue
The mission of 412 Food Rescue is to prevent perfectly viable food from entering the waste stream. 40% of all the food is wasted while 1 in 7 are food insecure. Pairing technology with civic engagement, we partner with food retailers and redirect surplus food to nonprofits that serve those in poverty. Food is delivered by network of volunteers mobilized via a mobile app.
90.5 WESA - Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corporation
Our mission is to work for the public to inform people in ways that engage and inspire them to create dialogue about community issues and stories.
91.3 WYEP - Pittsburgh Community Broadcasting Corporation
WYEP enriches the community through musical discovery, expression and education.
A Glimmer of Hope, Inc.
A Glimmer of Hope Foundation, 'the symbol of the cure", is widely recognized in the Pittsburgh area. For the past eighteen years, the foundation has been dedicated to raising funds to further breast cancer research in pre-menopausal women. Since the incidence of breast cancer in women under forty is increasing, the foundation is positioning itself to expand its effort to a national level in order to focus more attention to this alarming development.
A+ Schools is an independent community advocate for equity and excellence in Pittsburgh Public Schools. We envision a public education system in Pittsburgh where: Overall student achievement continues to rise, with 100% of students graduating, and 80% finishing a training program, 2 year or 4 year university program, and Race is not a factor in determining which students: are in the highest and lowest achievement categories, graduate from high school or matriculate in tr
ABOARD's Autism Connection of PA
We are a lifeline of support for families and autistic adults, providing support, education, and advocacy.
Providing services that empower people to achieve greater independence and enhanced quality of life.
Acculturation for Justice, Access, and Peace Outreach-AJAPO
The Mission of AJAPO is to provide a continuum of care which empowers refugees and immigrants residing in the Greater Pittsburgh communities and Allegheny County to become self-sufficient and better integrated into the Greater Pittsburgh Community in Allegheny County.
ACH Clear Pathways
The mission of ACH Clear Pathways is to nurture creativity through the visual and performing arts to underserved youth. The vision of ACH Clear Pathways is: 1. To engage youth in and expose youth to visual and performing arts 2. To develop and unveil talent 3. To help youth invest in his/ her future 4. To provide enriching and new experiences through the arts 5. To develop partnerships with agencies which complement the mission and vision of ACH Clear Pathways.
ACHIEVA supports and empowers people with disabilities and their families.
ACLD's defined mission is to enhance the quality of life for individuals with specific learning disabilities, related neurological disorders and autism by providing accessible and specialized educational services.
Action for Animals Humane Society
AFAHS was founded in 1983 to shelter and provide care for abused, abandoned and stray dogs and cats of Westmoreland County. We are a 501c3 non-profit, non-government funded, no-kill shelter that keeps animals free from the threat of unwarranted euthanasia. We adopt animals into responsible homes and vigorously promote the spay and neuter of all pets to eliminate the cruelty of animal overpopulation.
ACTION-Housing is a 60-year old organization that works to empower people to build more secure and self-sufficient lives through the provision of affordable housing and supportive services. Through new housing development, management of over 1,300 units of housing, and provision of supportive services for those most at risk, ACTION-Housing is at the forefront of helping our most vulnerable populations have a home in Pittsburgh.