Setting a Place for My Sister

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The 20th Anniversary Setting a Place for My Sister breakfast will be held on Friday, October 7, 2016 from 7am-9am at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center.  For sponsorship opportunities (Sponsor Packet), basket & raffle donations, to inquire about volunteering, and to Purchase tickets, please contact Lynette Vybiral, Development Director, at (412) 233-3903 x25.  We’ll see you there!  

Pre-Sale chances for our Getaway Raffle & Baskets are on-sale now!  Chances are just $1 each or 6 for $5 for the baskets and $5/each or $10 for 3 for the Getaways Raffle.  Download the Raffle Basket form SP and/or the Getaways Raffle ticket and mail into Sisters Place.  Winners need not be present.

(You can still view photos of last year’s event here:  View photos here. ) 

2016 Community Partner

This year we are recognizing Blaine Hill Catering – Gary Musisko for his generous support of our Resident Cookout.  Gary (aka Droopy) and Dana come every year to grill up delicious burgers, brats and dogs and prepare their famous Kennywood fries.  The Cookout is one of the few times a year that our residents can come together with Board Members, staff and other residents to celebrate the Summer with food, games and good company.  We are so appreciative for the support of Blaine Hill Catering for being part of this celebration and allowing Sisters Place to offer this special program.  We cannot thank Gary enough for sharing his love of food and generous spirit!  Please join with us to recognize Blaine Hill Catering, Gary and Dana in this special way.

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Katelyn M.

After serving several years in the U.S. Navy, Katelyn M. found herself faced with difficulties reintegrating into civilian life that left her feeling depressed, overwhelmed and homeless with two young children.

Hoping to find help and refuge from these difficult circumstances, Katelyn returned to her home town of Clairton in need of support, housing, new direction and time to get back on her feet.  Katelyn brought her family to the doorstep of Sisters Place in 2010 for transitional housing and supportive services for herself and children.  After having had some time to get on course she then engaged her family in the Permanent Daylight Supportive Housing Program for the ongoing assistance she felt they needed.

Today Katelyn maintains the place set for her; she nurtures herself and children as she cares for her recovery process and lives a more balanced lifestyle.  As a result of her resilience and hard work, Katelyn now looks forward to having a more hopeful future as she journeys ahead– keeping family first and working to set a place for herself.

Getaways Raffle Prizes:

Suggested Donation:  $5 each or 3 for $10. Download the Raffle Form and mail in with your donation for a chance to win!

1st Prize – Here We Go Steelers!

Four Steelers tickets and $100 in Gift Cards from Giant Eagle for a tailgate party!

2nd Prize – Let’s Go Pens!  

Two Penguins tickets and an overnight at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center.

3rd Prize – Near or Far

$150 worth of gift cards to help you when you are near or far from home, including Giant Eagle, Walmart, Dollar General, Red Lobster, Target, Panera, Starbucks and Wendy’s.

 

2016 Sponsors

Emerald Sponsors

Jeff & Susan Anderson

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 Ruby Sponsor

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Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh

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Richard A. Zappala Family Foundation

Platinum Sponsors

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 Gold Sponsors

A. Martini & Company

Crawford Consulting Services

Debra Donley

Elk Air Conditioning, Inc.

Alice Kulikowski

Mistick Construction Company

Vernon C. Neal & Alvina B. Neal Fund

PNC Bank

Ryco, Inc.

Rosanne Saunders

School Sisters of St. Francis

Seubert and Associates

Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

Sisters of Charity of Seton Hill

Sisters of Divine Providence

Sisters of Mercy of the Americas

Sisters of St. Joseph

Sisters of the Holy Family of Nazareth

UPMC Mercy

WorkWell

Silver Sponsor

Vincentian Collaborative System

Bronze Sponsor

Chris Levitt Electric, Inc.

LaRoche College

Matuszak Brothers Electrical Contractors, Inc.

Perfido Weiskopf Wagstaff + Goettel

Saint Vincent Archabby

Sisters of the Holy Spirit

Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities

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