Setting a Place for My Sister


Mark your calendars for this year’s Setting a Place for My Sister Breakfast!

Friday, October 6, 2017 at Pittsburgh Marriott City Center, 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.


Thanks to all of our sponsors, attendees, donors, board, staff and residents who made the 20th Anniversary the most successful breakfast to date!

Getaways Raffle Prizes:

Congratulations to our big winners!

1st Prize – Here We Go Steelers!

Meghan Pasquarelli from St. Paul’s Cathedral Parish

2nd Prize – Let’s Go Pens!  

Michelle Zemencik from St. Barbara’s Parish

3rd Prize – Near or Far

Mary Ann Stebelsky from St. Joseph’s Parish

Thanks to all of our supporters!

Mark your calendars for the 2017 Setting a Place for My Sister Breakfast on Friday, October 6th!

(View the 2016 event photos 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.

 Resident of the Year    katelynm1

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.

2016 Sponsors

Emerald Sponsors

Jeff & Susan Anderson


 Ruby Sponsor

Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh

Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh

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

Wodarczyk & Associates, LLC.


Silver Sponsor

Barnett Bursley

Vincentian Collaborative System

Bronze Sponsor

Bolster-DeHart, Inc.

Rita & Joyce Patrick

LaRoche College

Chris Levitt Electric, Inc.

Jacqueline McBride

Matuszak Brothers Electrical Contractors, Inc.

Perfido Weiskopf Wagstaff + Goettel

Saint Vincent Archabby

Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities

Sisters of the Holy Spirit