JANUARY 2023 - BLOG POST

Dear Friends:

Happy New Year from all of us at the YMCA! We wish good health and happiness to all in the year ahead. 

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Alison Fisk: The value of hiring international employees

The current U.S. labor shortage has affected nearly every industry, from education to health services and child care, leaving many organizations at a loss for how to attract, hire and retain new employees.

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LEGENDARY PITTSBURGH GYM MAKES A COMEBACK

The gymnasium at Centre Avenue Housing in Pittsburgh’s Hill District neighborhood is one of the most important and historic gyms in the city. Throughout the last century, it has hosted sports icons while at the same time developed future stars.  

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Admiral discusses plans for naval ship USS Pittsburgh

Admiral discusses plans for naval ship USS Pittsburgh

-MONTOUR-

By Jamie Wiggan

Montour elementary students caught a glimpse of the seafaring life during a recent visit from U.S. Navy Admiral Thomas J. Anderson, who mixed with children at an after school science program.

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Rising up: Stories from the pandemic

2021 | Written by Faith Schantz, Report Editor

James Brown Director of Creative Youth Development, The Lighthouse Project

The Lighthouse Project beams out of the Homewood-Brushton YMCA, an anchor institution in a community with one of the richest cultural heritages in the city.

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Nearly century-old YMCA building revamped into affordable housing

A partnership between ACTION Housing and the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh has brought new life into the former Centre Avenue YMCA building in the Hill District.

PITTSBURGH —

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City Leaders Cut Ribbon On Redevelopment Project In Hill District

The 107-year-old building needed major renovations, so city leaders decided to put it to good use.

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Affordable housing is now available in the Hill District.

City leaders cut the ribbon on a $7 million redevelopment project on Friday in hopes of improving the Hill District.

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Recent Closings for the YMCA

YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh announces closure of two locations to address pandemic impacts and build for the future

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