August 22, 2013 at 10:24am
Want to volunteer or intern at a great Pittsburgh nonprofit? Whether you’re new to Pittsburgh, trying to change up your routine with some local charity work, or just want to volunteer or intern at a community not for profit, everyone knows that the best way to find the right place for you is from the people who’ve been there!
Here’s a list of volunteers’ and interns’ favorite Pittsburgh charities. Every organization on this list has earned an overall score of 4 or greater out of 5 on GreatNonprofits.org, and must have been reviewed by at least 5 volunteers. If your favorite Pittsburgh non-profit or volunteer gig is missing, find it on GreatNonprofits.org, write a positive review, and show your co-volunteers how to start adding reviews and get it on the list!
Sarah Heinz House Association
“The staff are professional and go above & beyond what is expected of them. The Sarah Heinz House changes lives and has inspired me in many ways.”
“I enjoyed learning about all the amazing work this organization has done! It was an honor to be able to help sort medical supplies that might one day save someone’s life! And on top of that, we had a lot of fun too!”
Genesis of Pittsburgh Inc.
“We liked the idea that Genesis depended on prospective adoptive couples like us to volunteer their time and services to the organization. The folks at Genesis wanted to get to know us so that they could make the best possible match for everyone involved. ”
Homeless Children’s Education Fund
“The employees and volunteers have such enthusiasm for what they do. Their commitment and advocacy to for the children is amazing. It’s truly a refreshing and rewarding program for all involved.”
“I can’t say enough about how great Rabbit Wranglers has been. They make a huge difference in the care and well being of rabbits in Pittsburgh, and have expanded the bond between me and the bunnies who own my heart.”
“Southwinds is a wonderful organization! They are one big family! I look forward to helping out at their special events because it gives me a chance to talk all of the wonderful adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities that they serve!! It is very rewarding experience!”
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