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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 now open, with special precautions in place to limit the spread of COVID-19. Click here to view our family welcome packet for more information. Please check our website frequently for service updates and to sign up to be a friend of the YWCA Greater Pittsburgh.  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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