Catholic Charities Diocese of Pittsburgh

ORGANIZATION:  Catholic Charities Diocese of Pittsburgh

CONTACT NAME/TITLE:       Bethany Shaw, Volunteer Coordinator

ADDRESS:     212 Ninth Street

CITY:  Pgh                                                            STATE:       PA                                  ZIP:   15222

PHONE:  412-456-6968                                       EMAIL:             bshaw@ccpgh.org

WEBSITE:     www.ccpgh.org

Mission of the Organization:  Catholic Charities of the Diocese of Pittsburgh is the primary social service agency of the Diocese. Our mission is to serve with excellence, professionalism, integrity and compassion, the human needs of individuals and families, regardless of their religious affiliation.. Catholic Charities’ programs and services are available to those who live within the six counties of the Diocese—Allegheny, Beaver, Butler, Greene, Lawrence and Washington.

Social Justice Issue Area that your organization works in: 

___Peace and Human Rights           ___ LGBT rights

_X__Woman, Youth, and Families      ___Racial Justice      ___Environmental Justice

___ Economic Justice                     ___ Disability Rights                _X__Other

Two projects that we have in mind are listed below:

1. Help with Refugee Resettlement/apartment set ups/household items or fundraising

2. Mentor a Refugee Family (or 2 depending no the number of students)

The maximum number of students that can work on these projects are __15_____.