Welcome University of Pittsburgh Faculty & Staff

Pitt aspires to be a University that strengthens our communities. In fulfillment of this mission, CGR invites faculty and staff to participate in the annual Pitt Day of Caring, held in partnership with the United Way. Day of Caring is one of the signature days of service CGR hosts in support of our community partners. This is Pitt in Action. Mobilizing for mission and connecting to community.

FAQs

When can I register by?
The Day of Caring registration deadline is September 30, 2019

What projects can I register for?

Allegheny County Parks Department
Black Urban Gardeners and Farmers Coop
carnegie library of homestead
Dinwiddie Community Alliance
Family House
Friends of South Side Park
Hosanna House, Incorporated
Oakland Planning and Development Corporation
Operation Better Block
Peoples Oakland, Inc.
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Project Love Coalition
Sojourner House
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
Youth Enrichment Services

What should I bring?
All work materials will be provided to you. Please bring a water bottle.

What should I wear?
Projects usually include physical activities like landscaping, painting, or food distribution. Please wear comfortable, closed-toed shoes and clothes you won't mind getting dirty. You will also receive a Day of Caring t-shirt during check-in in the morning.

Should I bring a lunch?
No, lunch will be provided to you.

Is transportation available?
Yes, transportation to and from the work sites is available. Please choose this option when registering.

Who should I contact with questions?
Please email cgrinfo@pitt.edu and we will respond.