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For a minimum of a $25 donation, we will send them a Mother's Day card on your behalf, with a note from HEARTH, thanking you for the donation.
We are finally moving!
The first three families moved in this past weekend. Here are photos of the building, the movers from Debo and the Junior League of Pittsburgh, who provided breakfast, lunch and dinner for the families.
Saturday Diary / Evicted with children; it's got to stop
March 9, 2013 12:19 am
By Dan Simpson / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
One of my sons and his wife bought a modest starter house. Next door to them was a woman with two of her children, 14 and 8, living in a similar house.
She had a job and, fleeing domestic violence, had bought the house with a subprime mortgage at a price above its market value. My son and his wife knew her and the two children. One child was gifted and in a magnet boarding school. The other had learning problems and a nice personality. Absent a father, he liked it when my son came out to throw a football with him.
A few weeks ago, my son told me that the mother and her family had been evicted...
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Arlene Grubbs has been an advocate for transitional housing for homeless women and children since 1989. Through her service, she became a founding member of HEARTH. For more than 20 years, she has met and overcome many ostacles as the agency has grown into one of the most important transitional housing programs in Allegheny County.
HEARTH is struggling with a 42% increase in operating costs in our temporary housing. Please help us overcome the increase during this transition.We’ve broken ground on our new property in Shaler Township and plan to move into our permanent home in 2013. Help us Give the Gift of Warmth & Light to help our familes.
To date, this campaign has raised more than $6,000 for HEARTH’s families.
Download a copy of our Annual Appeal and read Sophie's Story.
HEARTH Transitional Housing for Women
We are seeking more volunteers!
We are in need of volunteers in the North Hills and South Hills. We are also seeking Board Members and Committee Members. As we venture forth on the journey to our new home(s) our needs are greater than ever. If you would like to become a volunteer, please contact HEARTH by calling 412-366-9801.