5500 Corporate Drive, Suite 400, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
BENEFICIARIES: Since 1832, Pressley Ridge has helped
to foster lifelong success with innovative, high-quality programs
and services to create more stable families and safer, healthier
MISSION: Our mission – whatever it takes to create
success for children and families – speaks to our complete and
unequivocal commitment to do all in our power to improve the
lives of children and families everywhere and especially those
whose lives we touch. We succeed when they succeed, then
and only then.
KEY EVENTS/INITIATIVES: For more than 20 years,
families and friends have attended our Ice Cream Fundae at
the Pittsburgh Zoo and PPG Aquarium to taste creative ice
cream flavors from scooping sponsors and enjoy family time.
This year, our signature fundraiser gathered more than 2,745
guests and raised more than $120,000 to benefit the children
and families in our communities by supporting services including Foster Care Connections, Residential Options, Educational
Opportunities and Community-Based Support.
GET INVOLVED: Everyone has the power to be … helpful, supportive, courageous, giving, a friend and a hero. Help
Pressley Ridge make a difference and play an important role in
creating happier, healthier families and more united communities. Please consider donating, becoming a corporate partner,
volunteering or becoming a foster parent: PressleyRidge.org.
BENEFICIARIES: PCADV and its 60 programs provide
shelter, legal services, counseling and other assistance to
nearly 90,000 women, men and children each year.
MISSION: Our mission is to eliminate personal and institutional violence against women through programs providing
support and safety to battered women, direct services,
public information and education, systems advocacy and social
change activities. The members of PCADV work toward this
goal through supportive, cooperative practices in all aspects of
our individual programs and collective efforts.
KEY EVENTS/INITIATIVES: October is Domestic
Violence Awareness Month; Father’s Day Pledge to End Gender
Violence – June; Western PA Giving Circle; PA SAYS NO MORE
– A joint campaign with the PA Coalition Against Rape to end
domestic violence and sexual assault. Lethality Assessment
Program: A partnership with more than 80 Pennsylvania police
departments, including five in Allegheny County, to help identify
the domestic violence victims at greatest risk of physical injury
or death and get them help immediately.
GET INVOLVED: Donate – visit pcadv.org; volunteer at
your local program – visit pcadv.org to find the domestic
violence program nearest you. Join the Western PA Giving
Circle – for more information,visit
3605 Vartan Way, Suite 101, Harrisburg, PA 17110