Here are some great ways that you can serve in and around Pittsburgh this month to help celebrate Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Jan. 21):
SPECIAL EVENT: Volunteer Speed Dating
Hosted by Pittsburgh Cares & PUMP
This fun event will match young professionals and prospective volunteers with great Pittsburgh nonprofits looking for more people to donate some time, knowledge or skills. Must be 21 or older to attend.
Wednesday, Jan. 16. 6pm – 8pm. Spots are limited, so register here today.
To be held at the Pittsburgh Public Market in the Strip District. Pre-registration is FREE, but it’s $5 at the door.
YOUTH EDUCATION: Help Prepare for School Supplies Distribution (West End)
Agency: The Education Partnership
The Education Partnership needs your help sorting and stocking supplies that will be distributed to local schools later this month.
Saturday, Jan. 12. 10am – 2pm. Click here to register.
SENIOR CARE: MLK Valentines for Seniors (Allison Park)
Agency: North Hills Community Outreach
Serve local seniors in honor of Martin Luther King Day. Volunteers will be making valentines for area seniors during this fun family-friendly project.
Monday, Jan. 21. 9am – 1pm. Click here to express interest.
SKILLS-BASED SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES
JOBS & EMPLOYMENT: Help Organize Financial Records (Downtown)
Agency: Dress for Success
Dress for Success, which provides professional attire and career development tools to disadvantaged women, needs a person with an accounting or finance background and the willingness to organize our financial records. Must be detail-oriented and patient.
Questions? Just call us at 412-471-2114. We’re happy to register you over the telephone!