1 N. Linden St., Duquesne, PA 15110
BENEFICIARIES: Greater Pittsburgh Community Food
Bank’s clients include children, seniors and recently
unemployed and underemployed individuals in 11 counties who
need assistance in making ends meet.
MISSION: Our mission is to feed people in need and
mobilize our community to eliminate hunger.
KEY EVENTS/INITIATIVES: The Food Bank offers
many ways for individuals, organizations, corporations and
foundations to assist our efforts throughout the year. From food
and funds drives to annual events such as the Pittsburgh Blues
Festival, Empty Bowls and Fall FoodShare, opportunities exist
that appeal to a variety of interests and schedules. For more
information, visit the web site.
GET INVOLVED: Getting involved is easy with our
“Donate, Volunteer, Speak Out” campaign! Join thousands of
friendly volunteers in our warehouse or at special events; lend
your voice by writing a letter, tweeting or calling elected
officials to ensure ample funding; or send a contribution –
every dollar donated turns into five meals for a child in need.
BENEFICIARIES: GSWPA serves 34,000 Girl Scouts
members in grades K- 12 and 6,000 adult volunteers throughout
27 counties in western Pennsylvania.
MISSION: Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence
and character, and these girls, in turn, make the world a better
KEY EVENTS/INITIATIVES: Awards of Distinction
Luncheon, May 2015. Awards of Distinction honors
corporations and citizens in the community who help build a
brighter future for girls. Cookies & Cocktails Competition with
Wigle Whiskey, Feb. 20, 2015: Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse,
1055 Spring Garden Ave., Pittsburgh. Cocktail pairing competition with four signature Girl Scout cookies: Thin Mint, Trefoil,
Samoas and Tagalongs. More information is available at
GET INVOLVED: Girl Scouts invests $300 per girl in the
western Pennsylvania region. Your contribution will help to
provide important resources needed for camp, programs and
once-in-a-lifetime opportunities for girls. Help us invest in
her – make your donation at gswpa.org/donate. Volunteers are
needed to inspire and lead girls. Learn more at gswpa.org/join.
GIRL SCOUTS WESTERN
30 Isabella St., Pittsburgh, PA 15212