You can be a part of the nation’s most effective anti-poverty program: helping make key tax credits available to low-income people.
After hearing about our work to improve access to healthy foods in neighborhoods across the region, Raynette Griff knew she wanted to make a difference.
One of Just Harvest’s most committed volunteers, Forrest Kesterson credits his local farmers market and our Fresh Access program for keeping him healthy, in body and spirit.
Today is the last day of classes for Pittsburgh Public Schools. For too many of these children and others throughout Allegheny County, summer break just means less food.
Farmers market season has arrived, and that means it’s time for Fresh Access! Volunteers are needed to help our program facilitating food stamp, credit, and debit purchases at local markets.
This week’s calendar of events are up! Check out the quick run-down on: Our new online offering, taking action in 2014, promoting good jobs with Bill Peduto, the number one anti-poverty program in the country, and pottery for a cause!
Targeted tax credits do more to lift working families out of poverty than any other program in the country. On January 20, our South Side site for free tax help – one of four we’ll operate this season – will open. We’ve got set-up down to a science but we need your help!
Every year – thanks to many, many dedicated volunteers – we help a few thousand low-income families access several million dollars in tax credits. Those numbers keep going up every year, because every year we have more volunteers!
Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Cyber Monday…. How about a break from all the shopping madness with Giving Tuesday? This year marks the nation’s second annual Giving Tuesday: a day for us all to take stock – not of our gift lists or the store sales, but of ways to give back to our communities.
October 6th marks the deadline to submit voter registration forms, and Just Harvest’s Just Vote Campaign registered over 300 new voters over the past few months. On Friday, September 26th, Just Harvest joined the Pennsylvania League of Young Voters, Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania, and other organizations at the Allegheny County Jail to register inmates eligible […]