Join us for our Third annual
Food Pantry Brunch Challenge
January 25th at the New Hazlett Theater
Tickets are on sale now just
Check out pictures from this years
Celebration of Caring on facebook
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Donate to NCM at work through
United Way designated number 1476
It's easy as point and click!
And it changes lives!!!
When you hit the Donate Online button
you will be directed to Goodwill of Southwestern PA's
donation processing site.
As an affiliate of Goodwill, NCM has
our electronic donations processed through
this site;however by simply listing NCM
in the comments box you can direct
all donations directly
to our Homeless and Hunger programs
here on the Northside of Pittsburgh.
Thank you for your continued
support of our work.
And help us smile when you use
to do your on-line shopping
.5 % of you purchase comes to NCM
How does it work? It’s super easy.
1. Click this link to select NCM as your
2. Log in to your Amazon account.
3. Bookmark smile.amazon.com as
the website to use when you shop.
Check out our food pantry on a recent cable show
about non profits in the region
and visit the new
Food Pantry Web page
Want to learn more about the Northside Food Pantry?
Want to donate food? or time? or cash?
Check out our new website, which has all the information you need
Northside Common Ministries
Providing help to the
Hungry and Homeless for 30 years
Pleasant Valley Shelter accommodates the needs of 25 men who are homeless every night of the year. The Shelter opens daily at 4:30 p.m. and provides residents with safe, secure sleeping quarters, a hot shower, and a warm evening meal.
Mike came to Pleasant Valley Shelter from Michigan after unsuccessfully looking for work for two years. He stayed at the shelter while his wife and kids stayed with friends back in Michigan. After just a few weeks he landed a job! After a couple of months he had enough money saved to get an apartment and just a couple months later he was able to bring his family to Pittsburgh so they could all live together again. Life long Steelers fans they now call Pittsburgh home.
In addition, the NCM staff – Case Manager, Program Director, and Shelter Monitors – assists the men as they work toward stability and independence by providing various services and supports, including:
How can you help the men at the Pleasant Valley Emergency Shelter? Consider holding a toiletrie or underwear drive at your church, school, community group or office. The men who utilize our facility are always in need of shampoo,soap, tooth paste and deodorent. Additionally mens underwear (sizes 32-44), tee shirts (medium to 3xl) and tube socksa are always in demand --consider having a boxers or briefs collection.