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NHCO Offers Free Financial Workshops for Women Suffering From Financial Setback

Smart Investments, a free financial skills program or women who have suffered a financial setback, offers free workshops for women at three North Hills Community Outreach locations. Please register by calling 412-281-9773. April: “Credit – The importance of credit to your everyday life” The effect credit plays on obtaining a job, getting an apartment, acquiring auto insurance and getting approved for credit.

  • Monday, April 28 at 10 am, NHCO North Boroughs, meeting room of 2nd floor cafeteria, AGH-Suburban Campus, 100 S. Jackson Ave, Pittsburgh, PA, 15202 (Bellevue)
  • Wednesday, April 23 at 2 pm, NHCO Millvale, 416 Lincoln Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209
  • Friday, April 25 at 1 pm, NHCO Allison Park, 1975 Ferguson Road, Allison Park, PA 15101

May: “Budgeting – Why budget with no money?” The importance of budgeting and planning for everyday expenses and future expenses. Don’t be caught without a safety net — even at $5 per month it adds up.

  • Monday, May 19 at 10 am, NHCO North Boroughs, meeting room of 2nd floor cafeteria, AGH-Suburban Campus, 100 S. Jackson Ave, Pittsburgh, PA, 15202 (Bellevue)
  • Wednesday, May 21 at 2 pm, NHCO Millvale, 416 Lincoln Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15209
  • Friday, May 23 at 1 pm, NHCO Allison Park, 1975 Ferguson Road, Allison Park, PA 15101

Smart Investments is a United Way-funded partnership between NHCO, South Hills Interfaith Ministries, and NeighborWorks. United for Women

Walk for a Healthy McKees Rocks

Walk for a Healthy McKees Rocks

Focus On Renewal (FOR) is one of 69 organizations participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community. This annual fundraiser is underwritten by Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield so that 100 percent of the funds raised go to the participating western Pennsylvania non-profits. The 2014 Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community will be heldContinue ReadingContinue Reading

POWER’s Woman-Centered Alcohol and Drug Treatment Graduates Honored

POWER’s Woman-Centered Alcohol and Drug Treatment Graduates Honored

The 2014 POWER Promises ~ A Night of Hope event is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 22, at Rodef Shalom Congregation in Oakland.  POWER Promises will highlight graduates of POWER’s woman-centered alcohol and drug treatment programs whose stories of recovery are a testament to their courage. The event, hosted by Honorary Chairs Robert Levin and Dr. KerryContinue ReadingContinue Reading

The Franklin Center Presents Diversity in Business – Community Round Table Discussion

The Franklin Center Presents Diversity in Business – Community Round Table Discussion

The Franklin Center of Beaver County, Inc. holds the first in a series of “Sip ‘n Say” public forums to discuss the developing new economy of Beaver County.     The Franklin Center of Beaver County is sponsoring a series of community round table discussions that are intended to heighten the awareness of the future ofContinue Reading

Dress for Success Pittsburgh Announces New Executive Director

Dress for Success Pittsburgh Announces New Executive Director

The board of directors of Dress for Success Pittsburgh is pleased to announce the hiring of the organization’s new Executive Director, Mónica Méndez, PhD. Ms. Méndez recently moved from Orlando, Florida, where she was the co-Founder and CEO of the House of Mentoring and Empowerment (HOME), an organization advocating for young survivors of human trafficking.Continue Reading

Clarion University Foundation Seeking Chief Development Officer

Clarion University Foundation, Inc., located on the beautiful, 128-acre campus of Clarion University of Pennsylvania in Western Pennsylvania, invites nominations and applications for the position of Chief Development Officer.  Our firm is guiding the search process and seeks your assistance in identifying potential candidates for consideration.  A copy of the position announcement is available at http://www.clarion.edu/294826/.Continue Reading

NHCO Announces New Executive Director

NHCO Announces New Executive Director

The board of directors of North Hills Community Outreach is pleased to announce the hiring of the organization’s new executive director, Sharon Wolf. A dedicated nonprofit executive with more than 25 years of experience, Ms. Wolf began her position March 10, succeeding Ms. Fay Morgan, who left NHCO in September to lead Passavant Hospital Foundation.Continue ReadingContinue Reading