Tags » Financial Assistance

May and June Statistics

May: 102 financial sessions, 12 birth certificates, 110 bus passes; 77 new clients.

June: 94 financial sessions, 7 birth certificates, 82 bus passes, 64 new clients. 17 more words


SOS Pittsburgh provides a lifeline to self-sufficiency

For hundreds of individuals and families in our community, SOS Pittsburgh, a program of Jewish Family & Children’s Service administered by the Squirrel Hill Community Food Pantry (SHCFP), is the difference between a lifetime of hardship or a chance to live life with dignity. 355 more words


Disruptive innovations

My inbox is full of newsletters. I’m one of those people who subscribe to everything, because to paraphrase Emmett from the Lego Movie, Everything is Interesting. 684 more words

Future Thinking

How did I end up so BROKE?

That moment when you realized not only do you not have any money, you’re in the negative. You’re beyond broke.  Yup, I had that moment one day when I was talking to my life partner about my future dreams, which included typical adult desires such as owning a home.  784 more words


Ninja is doing well, he is walking a bit, and his “pooper” is working.  He was going to the vet every 2nd day for a re-check, to ensure that infections were not setting in, but all is good and no longer necessary.  105 more words

Tails Of Help

Happy Pet Appreciation Week!

June 7-13, 2015 is Pet Appreciation Week, a time to celebrate how much we love our animal companions.  In honor of Pet Appreciation Week, enjoy these pictures of some very cute pets…all… 41 more words



We surprised Elijah with his very own Maggie May blanket …. full of colour to suit his  personality!  Elijah is doing well, he has his ups and downs, but his pain is eased with Maria’s gentle touch and soft strokes along his face. 46 more words

Blankets & Bandanas