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Miss Bertie, Miss Mary and Miss Dee, Volunteering No Matter What

http://www.wesacelebrates.org/difference/miss-bertie-miss-mary-and-miss-dee/ They may all be 80-something, but Miss Bertie, Miss Mary and Miss Dee certainly are not resting on their laurels. That’s because every Tuesday morning for the past decade, rain or shine, sleet or snow, you’ll see Miss Bertie, Miss Mary and Miss Dee volunteering at the North Side Ministry Food Pantry, sometimes even…

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SAVE THE DATE! NCM “TAKE GOOD CARE EVENT” – Saturday, July 12th

TAKE GOOD CARE is the first event of a new summer annual fundraising series from Northside Common Ministries to benefit the Pleasant Valley Men’s Shelter and the Northside Community Food Pantry. On Saturday, July 12th, we invite you to join us for a three-part celebration of community and individual participation. 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m….

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Check out our cool new healthy cooking video made by local teens for use in our food pantry!

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aTuS3n2_YXA  15 high school students, who participate in an after-school program conducted by Goodwill’s YouthWorks Program, recently helped to produce this video, and a cookbook, for the Northside Community Food Pantry. Both the video and the cookbook will help communicate the importance of healthy eating! The 15 high school students are part of YouthWorks’…

Ann, the shelter dog

We have a new shelter resident!

Meet Ann, an eight year old lab mix, who recently moved from the Western PA Humane Society Animal Shelter to the Pleasant Valley Homeless Men’s Shelter.  The move required just a short walk between the two Northside Social Service organizations, but the results were life changing. Read more about Ann in the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette article…