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April 2020

‘It’s The Foundation Of Who We Are, It’s Our Faith’; Light of Life Rescue Mission To Feed 500 People On Good Friday

Coronavirus: Hope For Today | 4/1/2020

March 2020

Coronavirus Threatens An Already Vulnerable Population: People Experiencing Homelessness

September 2019:

How Andrew McCutchen plans to give back to Pittsburgh this fall

AT&T Employees Support Pittsburgh Youth

June 2019:

Press Release: Light of Life Rescue Mission names Jerrel T. Gilliam as new executive director

Bethel Park native leads Light of Life Rescue Mission

This is the new executive director at Light of Life Mission

January 2019:

Warming centers open as Arctic blast expected this week

More than 100 attention Kane forum on opioid addiction

Opioid education event in Kane sees massive turnout

December 2018:

The Light of Life Rescue Mission Will Host A Banquet For the Homeless and Hungry

Light of Life Gives Away Winter Clothes, Delivers Meals for Christmas Banquet

Here’s what’s happening around town: Friday, Dec. 21

Chaffin Luhana Foundation Supports Efforts to Help the Homeless Recover

Josh Harrison’s parting gift to Pittsburgh? The contents of his house

November 2018:

Light of Life is Preparing Meals For Anyone Who Does Not Have a Thanksgiving Meal to Attend

Josh Harrison makes donation to help homeless

Entertainment planner: Nov. 15-28

Pittsburgh officials say ‘thank you’ for food, direct further donations elsewhere

October 2018:

More Than a Meal Gala held at Heinz Field’s Hyundai Club West Lounge

Display on homelessness, addiction opens minds at CMU

September 2018:

After years of planning, Light of Life proposing new facility on the North Side

August 2018:

Fun, family and football at Heinz Field

June 2018:

Credit Management Company Launches Company Volunteer Program

Pittsburgh Marathon’s ‘Run for a Reason’ raises $1.4M for charities

April 2018:

Sewickley Academy students, staff participate in Day of Service

Student government opens funding investigation, adopting resolution

Annual Pioneer Community Day set to flood city with volunteers

March 2018:

How the class act known as Andrew McCutchen came to be

5 Things You Need To Know This Week

Opioid Epidemic confronted in panel

Memorial wall to honor those lost to addiction

South Hills residents organize concert to benefit Light of Life

February 2018:

Shady Side Academy’s Hannah Steffey collects blankets, socks for Light of Life

Pirates minor-leaguers dish out hot meals, winter gear at Light of Life

January 2018:

Sewickley United Methodist Church readies for 70th annual event

Health care providers unite for opioid event

Breaking Bread offers ‘happy meals’ at parish

Blessed Trinity Academy students create ‘blessing bags’

December 2017:

Pittsburgh Jewish Federation Lends Helping Hand On Christmas

Wexford Elementary students create ‘care kits’ for Light of Life Rescue Mission

November 2017:

Pittsburgh donors ‘Give Big’: $1.3 million raised during regional effort

100+ volunteers pack, serve meals at Light of Life Rescue Mission

Credit Management Company Volunteers With Light of Life Rescue Mission

How Pittsburgh soup kitchens prepare to feed the needy on Thanksgiving

Community helps others in face of colder temperatures

Light of Life Rescue Mission Pittsburgh 2018

From politicians to techies, Pittsburghers are fighting the opioid crisis in really creative ways

Carnegie church marks 125 years; Bridgeville pastor celebrates 40 years

Halloween brings out the trick-or-treaters

October 2017:


We all should be part of efforts to address the rise of homelessness

June 2017:


Restaurant chain to make healthy Pittsburgh debut benefiting shelter

May 2017:

CoreLife Eatery to open at The Block Northway

Proud to be from Pittsburgh: Tunch and Wolf’s Walk for the Homeless

Pittsburgh Foundation fundraiser gets off to fast start

April 2017:

Sewickley Academy students, staff participate in Day of Service

March 2017:

Restaurants cut down on food waste to help the bottom line

Commentary: Panhandling and the Pope: A better strategy to help the poor

February 2017:

Wexford Elementary students learn about community service through outreach program

Light of Life Rescue Mission Pittsburgh 2017

January 2017:

Pittsburgh, K.C. politicians make decent bet on Steelers-Chiefs

December 2016:

Wind chill advisory issued in Pittsburgh region

November 2016:

For volunteers giving back is a Thanksgiving tradition

Geno Levi Salon holding Jam the Van

October 2016:

Fanfare: More Than a Meal Gala


Despite strike, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra musicians still on for tomorrow’s Day of Music

May 2016:

Foundation of Hope Helps Ex-Offenders Shape Their Future

February 2016:

http://Eat. Drink. Do. Penn’s Corner now brings local produce to your door

January 2016:

Cheap gas: Put the savings to work for something good

College Course Teaches Students About Urban Poverty By ‘Plunging’ Into Shelters

Mayors’ bet on Steelers-Bengles playoff game will also benefit charities

Steeler fans rally Downtown to start playoff

Light of Life Rescue Mission eyes move to new home

Hampton group works to turn plastic bags into ‘care mats’

December 2015:

Pittsburgh Foundation holiday campaign raises $1 million in 4 hours for region’s homeless

Operation Safety Net Sheds Light On Homelessness With Memorial

ERT Donates 1,200 Tablet Computers To Pittsburgh Charitable Organizations

November 2015:

Light of Life hosts annual Great Thanksgiving Banquet, deliver to those in need

Thankful for Thanksgiving

Higher cost of turkey doesn’t stop dinners in Western Pa.

Fighting Hunger For Then Holidays, And Year Round

October 2015:

SisterFriend gives ‘forgotten about supplies’ to women

Dozens Of Kids Receive Superhero Training

Andrew McCutchen of Pittsburgh Pirates wins Roberto Clemente Award


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