HEARTH’s COVID-19 Response

In response to COVID-19 we are grateful to everyone who has asked how they can help the families at HEARTH! Here are a few things that you can do, click this post to see a larger list!
1. We are only accepting in-kind donations from delivery services (i.e. Instant Cart, Amazon, Walmart, Target, etc.) you can use these services to donate to the families at HEARTH! Contact dbtroy@hearth-bp.org for shipping details.
2. Food for our food pantry – types of food are listed in this post
3. Oral or Ear thermometers
4. New games and craft activities for kids
5. You can also donate funds to assist our families and we will order for you! Click here to donate

Hops for HEARTH Silent Auction is now CLOSED!

Thank you to all of our auction donors and bidders!
We will notify you if you won a silent auction package via text. We will notify you when you can come to HEARTH to pick-up your items, this date will be determined as COVID-19 information is updated. If there are time sensitive materials such as tickets in your package, those will be mailed to you right away. If you have any questions, please contact Morgan at mlceschini@hearth-bp.org

Hops for HEARTH’s Silent Auction is Now OPEN – Virtually!

As you probably already know, HEARTH had to cancel our Hops for HEARTH event. However, we are excited to announce that we can still host our silent auction virtually!
The Auction is now open and will close on Monday, March 23, 2020 at noon!
Click this post to access the auction!

Hops for HEARTH Cancelled

HEARTH will be cancelling our Hops for HEARTH event being held next Friday, March 20, 2020 and it will not be rescheduled. This was a difficult decision for us, but our community’s safety is our number one priority.
For ticket refunds – HEARTH will issue full refunds within the next 7 days (thru Friday, 3/20/20 at midnight). You must contact Morgan at mlceschini@hearth-bp.org  to receive your refund. Silent Auction Items – HEARTH will still host our silent auction; however, it will be displayed virtually! You can still browse all of our items that would have been at Hops for HEARTH and bid via BidPal. The auction will open on Thursday, March 19, 2020 at noon and will run until Monday, March 23, 2020 at noon.

Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Etna donates cold and flu kits for HEARTH’s Families

Cold and flu season is still upon us! HEARTH was thrilled to receive a donation of cold and flu kits for our families, collected and put together by the congregation of Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Etna.

HEARTH’s exciting new match opportunity!

HEARTH is pleased to announce that we have an anonymous donor matching 2:1 all new or increased donations up to $250,000 for our 25th Anniversary Year! The match will run from March 2020 until March 2021. Click here for more details!

Collaboration Beer 10-25 HEARTH featured in Pittsburgh’s City Paper

This year 10-25 HEARTH a honey pale ale will be unveiled at the 10th annual Hops for HEARTH event! The beer takes it’s name from two important milestones in HEARTH’s history, 10 years of Hops for HEARTH and 25 years of HEARTH in the community. 

Rachel shares her story- HEARTH’s Newest Video Premiere!

HEARTH is excited to announce the first of several new videos premiering during our 25th anniversary! This Valentine’s Day, we wanted to shine the spotlight on Rachel, a former HEARTH program participant because her story shows us the power of change a mother’s love can make. 
* Thank you to Ryno Production, Inc. for capturing and producing Rachel’s story. 

House of L’Ashley celebrates Galentine’s Day for the moms and girls at HEARTH

House of L’Ashley is hosting a feminine hygiene product drive for the moms and girls at HEARTH! Did you know that SNAP benefits do not cover hygiene products? HEARTH does our best to supply our families with basic needs as they work towards economic self-sufficiency, but sometimes we need a little help! When you stop by House of L’Ashley to donate products you will also be entered to win a “Pamper Her” gift package! The drop off is located at their salon at 3427 Butler Street in Lawrenceville!

New Life, New Look Closet building confidence inside and out

A HUGE THANK YOU to volunteers from the New Life New Look Closet and Adrian Foy from Levana Bratique for hosting a Bra Fitting at HEARTH this week. Twelve Moms and three daughters attended and Adrian did an amazing job, teaching about size and fit and making sure everyone got the appropriate size along with […]