Brashear to host programs at two Citipark facilities
The Brashear Association will operate two Citiparks facilities Monday through Friday through August 27 to provide services to area children and youths.
Ormsby Recreation Center will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Lunch will be served to area children and youth from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. There will be arts and crafts from 1:30-3 p.m. and a snack will be provided from 3-4 p.m.
At Arlington Recreation Center the hours will be from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with lunch served from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. The “Arts Alive” program will be offered from 1:30-3 p.m. with snacks provided from 3-4 p.m.
These services are funded by the SOS Fund of the Pittsburgh Foundation. In 2003, the Pittsburgh Foundation, the 15th largest community foundation in the nation, awarded more than $24 million in grants to charitable organizations. Established in 1945, the Pittsburgh Foundation is comprised of more than 960 funds established by organizations and individual donors. These funds range from $10,000 to more than $32 million, and have a combined market value of approximately $537 million.
The Brashear Association is a United Way agency.