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NHCO Volunteer Orientations

North Hills Community Outreach will host a Volunteer Orientation session 10 am, Thursday, March 12, in NHCO Millvale, 416 Lincoln Avenue. Some volunteer needs include drivers to pick up pantry donations, drivers for Free Rides for Seniors Shuttles, and much more. Please contact Patti at pmferraro@nhco.org or 412-408-3830 to register.

NHCO Requests Spring Share Donations

North Hills Community Outreach is collecting baskets, basket covers, plastic grass, candy, granola bars, juice boxes, new small toys and new small stuffed animals for Spring Share, an NHCO sharing project that will help approximately 300 local families in hardship. Donations are accepted through March 25 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and on a special donation Saturday, March 7 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at NHCO, 1975 Ferguson Road, in Allison Park. For more information, contact Vicki at vdburst@nhco.org or 412-487-6316, opt. 1.Neighborhood Street Fair for NHCO

Enjoy global street cuisine, live entertainment, silent auction and family fun at a neighborhood indoor/outdoor Street Fair at The Chadwick in Wexford, 5:30-9:00 pm, Thursday, April 30. The Chadwick celebrates its 20thanniversary and NHCO will benefit from the proceeds. Tickets are $30 for adults, $20 for children. Contact Cheryl at clenglish@nhco.org or 412-487-6316 opt 1 ext 3111.

NHCO’s 14th Annual Mini-Masters Mini Golf Tournament

Enjoy a round of mini golf, delicious buffet dinner, silent auction and prizes Thursday, May 14 at RMU’s Island Sports Complex on Neville Island! Rolling golf start begins at 5:00 p.m. Maybe you will win the coveted Green Jacket! $175 per foursome or $45 single player. Contact Pam at pjlindenberger@nhco.org or call 412-307-0069ext 3322.

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CASA of Westmoreland County Hold Open House to Recruit Child Advocates

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Try Out Your Talent at Focus On Renewal’s Artini

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Center for Victims will host its 10th annual Peace It Together Awards Celebration.

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