Faculty & Staff Resources

Pitt in Action

The Office of Community and Governmental Relations (CGR) is ready to empower you to take action. Service and volunteerism is part of the University's mission and as faculty and staff, you carry that mission out every day. We know you have things you really care about or give money to so let's work together to amplify that. Explore different pathways to service using the volunteer portal.

Signature Day of Service: Be A Good Neighbor Day

In partnership with PittServes, factuly and staff are invited to participate in a day of service in and around the Pittsburgh region. Be A Good Neighbor day will be held on March 28, 2020. More details will be provided as they become available.

Monthly Food Distribution

The second Thursday every month is a repackaging and redistribution event at the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank. The University provides a shuttle from Bigelow Blvd. by Soldiers and Sailors leaving promptly at 3:30 p.m. Parking is also available at the Food Bank if you choose to drive yourself. The Food Bank is located at 1 N. Linden Street, Duquesne, PA 15110. Closed toed shoes are required to participate in this event.

Sign-up to volunteer and please email Tami Hirth if you are planning on using the shuttle.

In Partnership with the Provost

CGR partners with the Office of the Provost to undertake activities that advance, elevate and celebrate the practices of community engagement.

Three current collaborations that support the University's institutional efforts to deepen and enhance community engagement are to: