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December 15, 2017

In Brief: Pitt United Way Re-Gift and Thrift Sale in January, Campaign Ends Dec. 21

Re-Gift and Thrift Sale to Benefit United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania

Help benefit the United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania by participating by donating and shopping the Re-Gift and Thrift Sale.

Do you have something you would like to donate? Drop off your unwanted gifts and donation items to the Croghan-Schenley Room (156 Cathedral of Learning) on Wednesday and Thursday, Jan. 3 and 4. Items accepted include new and gently used books, electronics, clothing, toys, home goods, sports equipment and more. Furniture donations cannot be accepted.

Shop the Re-Gift and Thrift Sale on Friday, Jan. 5 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Commons Room in the Cathedral of Learning. Cash or check is accepted and BYOB(bag).

For more information, view the Pitt United Way Re-Gift and Thrift Sale flyer.


Pitt United Way Campaign Nears Goal, Deadline Dec. 21

As of Dec. 14, Pitt’s United Way campaign for 2017 had received $596,000, bringing the University to 84 percent of its goal of raising $713,000.

To be part of the current campaign, please make a gift online via payroll deduction by Dec. 21. Credit card and billed transactions can continue into January.

Giving is easy: Paycheck deductions of $2 or more per month, starting with an employee’s January 2018 pay, are available through the My Pitt Portal; just click on the “Donate to the United Way” link in the upper-right corner of the page. Direct your gift to an individual fund of your choice, listed on the Pitt campaign website, or to the Impact Fund, which targets local agencies serving people with the most critical and immediate needs.


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