Social Justice Activities

Assemble Care Packages for Women’s Shelter

Posted on Nov 27, 2019 in Justice Opportunities, Social Justice Activities, Upcoming Events

Assemble Care Packages for Women’s Shelter

One of the more egregious holiday myths is that domestic violence increases during this season. Myth though it may be, we know that for survivors, domestic violence knows no season. The need is always with us. Our current Justice Partner, Black Women for Positive Change, has invited us to join them in helping serve the North Hills Women’s Shelter by providing “care packages” for women and their minor children who are escaping domestic violence.  Here’s what you can do:  Bring care package items to church between now and December 15.Be there December 15 to...

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An Hour of Memory, Healing, and Joy

Posted on Nov 26, 2019 in From Rev. Dave, Social Justice Activities

An Hour of Memory, Healing, and Joy

... the importance of community to healings of all kinds. Come to grow in community with those around you who have been affected by HIV/AIDS.

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Film Screening – Transient: First 100 Days of Trump

Posted on Jun 28, 2019 in Justice Opportunities, News, Social Justice Activities

Film Screening – Transient: First 100 Days of Trump

Join us July 20th at 7pm for a screening with director Mark Janavel of the film Transient, featuring reflections from the trans community on Trump’s first 100 days of office. A free-will offering will be taken.

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Share the Plate supports Gwen’s Girls

Posted on May 9, 2019 in News, Social Justice Activities

Share the Plate supports Gwen’s Girls

During March and April 2019 we collected $640 for our North Side neighbor and Alternative Spring Break partner Gwen’s Girls, which works to empower girls and young women to have productive lives through holistic, gender-specific programs, education and experiences, and offers a safe space where girls and young women can form relationships, build self-esteem, and gain resiliency. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners doing important work in the communities of Pittsburgh’s North Side and beyond. To...

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Share the Plate supports PA Interfaith Impact Network

Posted on Apr 11, 2019 in News, Social Justice Activities

During January and February 2019 we raised $622 for the Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network, a network of congregations and organizations committed to drawing together people of faith to act powerfully on local and regional issues of justice and fairness. Through community-building, working with politicians and policy makers, direct action, and negotiation, PIIN works to transform our communities. Allegheny’s Share the Plate program began in 2010 and directs half of our Sunday plate collection to justice partners doing important work in the communities of Pittsburgh’s North...

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Benefit Concert raised over $1,000 for Bend the Arc Pittsburgh

Posted on Feb 12, 2019 in News, Social Justice Activities

Benefit Concert raised over $1,000 for Bend the Arc Pittsburgh

A great time for a great cause. View slideshow >

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