January weather can be cold and blustery and North Hills Community Outreach is requesting financial contributions and grocery store gift cards to keep those in need warm and fed this winter. Each year, several hundred local families in need receive food and utility credits during winter months as funding allows.
Contributions can be sent to North Hills Community Outreach at 1975 Ferguson Road Allison Park, Pa. 15101.
New Year’s Resolution to Volunteer?
North Hills Community Outreach will hold orientation sessions for prospective volunteers Jan. 12 at 10 a.m. at NHCO Millvale ? 416 Lincoln Avenue, and 6 p.m. at NHCO Allison Park ? 1975 Ferguson Road. Contact Linda Robbins at 412?487?6316 opt. 2 for more information. Volunteers are also needed to help senior citizens with transportation to the doctor, grocery shopping, snow shoveling and friendly visiting. Call the Open Your Heart to a Senior line at 412?307?0071 to learn more.
NHCO Legal Help
Ask the Attorney free legal consultations on noncriminal matters for income?eligible individuals will be held Jan. 11 from 7 to 9 p.m. at NHCO Allison Park at 1975 Ferguson Road. Appointments are required. Call Harriet Gibbs
at 412?487?6316, option 2.
NHCO’s Annual Citrus Sale
North Hills Community Outreach is holding its annual Citrus Sale fundraiser to benefit local families in need.
Select from temple oranges, ruby red grapefruit, tangerines, and sampler boxes that include navel oranges, grapefruit and pears. Prices range from $20?28. Call 412?487?6316, option 1, x 3311 to request an order form.
Order deadline is Feb. 8. Orders can be picked up and paid for March 3 and 4 from 1to 4 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Methodist Church at 1965 Ferguson Road in Hampton Township.