Summer is a time of sun, fun, and no school! But just because it’s summer, doesn’t mean the learning should stop. During the summer months, learning loss among children, especially in low-income neighborhoods, can cause kids to fall behind. According to the National Summer Learning Association, about two-thirds of the ninth-grade academic achievement gap between […]
Welcome to the South Hills Interfaith Movement: Neighbors helping neighbors
Right now in the South Hills, hidden in plain sight among our community’s beauty, are people struggling with poverty, hunger, and building a better life for their families. Which is why the South Hills Interfaith Movement invites you to join us and help our neighbors in need. Currently, we’re serving more than 4,000 of our neighbors. But there’s much more work to do.
Please join us to combat hunger and hopelessness with food, clothing, employment assistance, and a lift up to a better life.
What We Do
Send South Hills students back to school right
SHIM News & Events
Kidsburgh – It is hard to think about heading back to school in the thick of summer, but local non-profits have to do that just to be ready. They are collecting supplies for kids in need, and they need your help. School supplies are expensive, so for families who are just struggling to get by, […]
Pittsburgh, PA (July 17, 2017) – South Hills Interfaith Movement (SHIM) will host its annual back-to-school celebrations to provide more than 700 backpacks and new school supplies to children in six South Hills school districts, so they can head back to school feeling confident and ready to learn. There will be three events throughout August, […]