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We help our partners increase their capacity to achieve their mission by matching them with diverse, talented individuals from the community. Here is how we’ve helped some of our partners.

“Public Allies is a great program, and there is no doubt that we would consider a Public Allies alum as a job candidate. Allies who have been committed to their jobs during their time of service have obtained some really awesome experiences through training and development.” – 2016 Partner

say they are better able to carry out their mission as a result of the efforts of their Ally
of partners say they would recommend to their colleagues that they host a Public Ally
of partners say they would seek a Public Allies Alum for open positions

Type of Capacity Increase Experienced by Our Partners

Increase the number of people served 63%
Improve the level and/or quality of services provided 94%
Start a new program/project 63%
Increase the number of volunteers 25%

Want to Learn More?

To learn more about hosting an Ally, download this brochure or click here. If you are ready to apply, complete our online application, after which you’ll be contacted by one of our local staff.

Of course, the best way to learn more is to call one of our Partner Recruitment specialists listed below. We look forward to hearing from you!

Ava Hernandez

Work Phone

(504) 671-5072


Thank you to all of our current and former partners!

Partner Organization Name Website
412 Food Rescue
A Second Chance, Incorporated
A+ Schools
Accessible Dreams
Allegheny Family Network
Allegheny Land Trust
Allegheny Partners for Out-of-School Time (at the United Way)
Allegheny Youth Development
Amachi Pittsburgh
Amani Christian CDC
Apraxia Kids
Arthritis Foundation, Western PA Chapter
Asset Incorporated
Auberle Education Center
Best of the Batch Foundation
Bethlehem Haven Women's Shelter
Bible Center Church: The Oasis Project
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh
Bike Pittsburgh
Bloomfield Garfield Corporation
Boy Scouts of America, Greater Pittsburgh Council
Boy Scouts of America, Laurel Highlands Council
Boys and Girls Club of Western PA
Brown Mamas
Carlow University Social Justice Institutes
Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh
Center that CARES
Children's Museum of Pittsburgh
Children's Sickle Cell Foundation, Incorporated
City Clerks Office and Office of Councilman Burgess
City of Pittsburgh
Community Action Southwest
Community Empowerment Association
Community Kitchen
Consortium for Public Education
CONTACT Pittsburgh
Coro Pittsburgh
Crossroads Foundation
Door Campaign
Earthen Vessels Outreach
East Liberty Development Incorporated
Eastside Neighborhood Employment Center
Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh
Environmental Charter School
Every Child, Incorporated
Fair Housing Partnership
Family Services of Western Pennsylvania-Interfaith Volunteer Caregivers
FOCUS Pittsburgh
Foundation of HOPE
Friends of the Pittsburgh Urban Forest
Friends of the Riverfront
Friendship Circle
Gateway to the Arts
Goodwill of Southwestern PA
Goodwill of Southwestern PA - YouthWorks, Inc.
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank
Gwen's Girls
Hazelwood Initiative Inc
Hello Neighbor
Hill Community Development Corporation
Hill District Consensus Group
Hill House Association
Hilltop Alliance
Holy Family Academy
Holy Family Institute
Homewood Children's Village
Hope Academy of Music and the Arts
Housing Authority of the City of Pittsburgh
Idea Foundry
Infinite Family
Jefferson Regional Foundation
Jeremiah's Place
Jewish Family & Children's Service of Pittsburgh
Jewish Family & Children's Services--Squirrel Hill Food Pantry
Just Harvest
Kelly-Strayhorn Theater
La Escuelita Arcoiris
Larimer Consensus Group
Latino Community Center
Laurel Highland Council- Learning for Life/Exploring
Local Government Academy
Marilyn G. Rabb Foundation
Mon Valley Unemployment Committee
Multiplying Good
Neighborhood Learning Alliance
Neighborhood Legal Services Association
NeighborWorks Western Pennsylvania
New Century Careers
New Voices Pittsburgh
Nine Mile Run Watershed Association
Northside Leadership Conference
Oakland Planning and Development Corporation (OPDC)
Observatory Hill-Early Learning Development
Office of Child Development - PRIDE
Operation Better Block
PA Center for Women and Politics at Chatham University
Penn Hills Charter School of Entrepreneurship
Pennsylvania Center for Women and Politics at Chatham University
Pittsburgh Aids Task Force
Pittsburgh Association for the Education of Young Children
Pittsburgh Bike Share
Pittsburgh Botanic Garden
Pittsburgh Cares
Pittsburgh Community Reinvestment Group
Pittsburgh Filmmakers/Pittsburgh Center for the Arts
Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy
Pittsburgh Project
Planned Parenthood of Western Pennsylvania
Power of 32
Propel Schools
Public Allies Pittsburgh
Reading is FUNdamental Pittsburgh
Ruth's Way
Sarah Heinz House
Scenic Pittsburgh
Schenley Heights Community Development Program
Shady Lane School
Smart Futures
SouthSide Community Council
Steel Center Area Vocational Technical School
Steel Center for Careers and Technical Education
Strong Women Strong Girls
Sustainable Pittsburgh
The Birth CIrcle
The Center That C.A.R.E.S.
The Education Partnership
The Equity Impact Center
The Forbes Funds
The Legacy Arts
The Pittsburgh Promise
The Social Justice Institutes at Carlow University
The Union Project
Thomas Merton Center
Three Rivers Waterkeeper
Tobacco Free Allegheny
Trade Institute of Pittsburgh
TRi-County Patriots for Independent Living
Trying Together
United Way of Allegheny County
University of Pittsburgh - Investing Now
University of Pittsburgh - Office of Child Development
UPMC Center for Inclusion
Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh
UrbanKind institiute
Vibrant Pittsburgh
Vintage, Incorporated
Welcome Center for Immigrants and Internationals
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy
When She Thrives
Women and Girls Foundation
Women's Center & Shelter of Greater PGH
Women's Center and Shelter
YMCA -- Lighthouse Project
YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh
YMCA of Pittsburgh Centre Avenue Branch
YWCA - Housing
YWCA Greater Pittsburgh
YWCA Greater Pittsburgh - Teen Department