Hear SHIM’s Youth Mentoring Director, Susie Backscheider, and teens describe the importance of working this summer. Involvement in the Learn & Earn program helped many students provide for their families who may have been struggling throughout the summer months. PRI’S THE WORLD—Sixteen-year-old Vishal Kharel is spending the summer restoring trails in a large county park […]
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
Thanks to you, 700 South Hills students are prepared for school.
SHIM News & Events
THE ALMANAC —Summer might not quite be a costumed mascot’s favorite time of year, especially when heat and humidity join forces. But braving the elements must have been worth it for whoever was dressed Monday morning as the title character of the PBS series “Super Why” when seeing the smiles on the faces of hundreds of […]
TRIBLIVE —Nuriah Blandchard, 10, of McKees Rocks, works on building her bike with volunteer Jenna Stearns (off camera), 21, of South Oakland, during the United Way of Southwestern PA’s fitUnited Build-A-Bike challenge at Heinz Field on the North Shore on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016. 100 local students paired up with 100 local volunteers to construct […]