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Adviser from Forbes Funds assists Pittsburgh region nonprofits

Forbes Funds first executive-in-residence guides nonprofits looking for direction (By Joyce Gannon / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) The Great Recession sent more people to food pantries and forced many who had never before known economic hardship to seek assistance in the form of second-hand winter coats or help paying their utility bills. To meet the surge in […]

New KaBOOM! playground constructed in Whitehall

(by Harry Funk / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) When she heard the numbers, Eilah Brown broke into a broad smile. “Are you serious?” she asked. Jim Guffey, executive director of South Hills Interfaith Ministries, reassured her that 350 volunteers were, indeed, there Saturday to help build a new playground at Whitehall Borough’s Wallace Park. Ms. Brown is […]