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.