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No Child Hungry!

YWCA Greater Pittsburgh is collecting nonperishable food items to share with our Early Care families who have been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. When families pick up activity kits to keep their children engaged and learning we send them home with a box of food for each child. For more information about donating in-kind, please contact Ginny Giles.

Drop off your donations every Thursday between 9am and 1pm at:

YWCA Homewood-Brushton
6907 Frankstown Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15208

Our families need:

Nonperishable food, such as:

  • Cereal
  • Canned veggies
  • Canned fruit
  • Bread
  • Dry Pasta
  • Rice
  • Canned tuna/canned meat
  • Crackers
  • Peanut Butter
  • Instant mashed potatoes

School & craft supplies, eg:

  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Pencils
  • Glue sticks
  • Construction paper
  • Folders
  • Colored pencils
  • Pencil sharpeners
  • Scissors
  • Note books

Following Governor Wolf’s directive, YWCA Greater Pittsburgh’s operations remain largely virtual.  As we adapt to our modified schedule, appointments are required.  Our Homewood-Brushton Early Child Development Center is open, with special precautions in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. Our Pre-K Counts classrooms in Homewood and Braddock Hills will open in the fall. Click here to view our family welcome packet for more information. Please check our website frequently for service updates and sign up to receive our monthly newsletter. For a list of local resources, please follow this link.

If you are in need of immediate assistance, please contact United Way’s PA 2-1-1 Southwest by texting your zip code to 898-211, visiting pa211sw.org or by dialing 2-1-1.

If you need immediate assistance through the Resource Center, please complete our online application by clicking the button below.

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