The 2019 Albright Thanksgiving Eve dinner was a huge gathering! We had over 100 volunteers who helped with cooking and clean up. This year we served over 250 meals on-site. Thank you for making the holiday extra special! This is a 100% volunteer-run event…and thanks to all throughout our greater Pittsburgh community for prepping and cooking the food,… Continue reading Thank You for Making the 45th Annual Albright Thanksgiving Eve Dinner a Success!
If you are planning to volunteer to help with the 2019 Albright Thanksgiving Eve Dinner, here is some information for volunteers. We can always use help, if you need to come at a different time or want to bring a friend to help, we will put you to work! The Menu: Turkey Stuffing Yams Mashed… Continue reading 2019 Albright Dinner Volunteer Info & FAQ
Join us on Friday, June 7 to learn more about the past present and future of the church building. Friends of Albright will be presenting this Friday at the East Liberty Valley Historic Society Lecture series. Friday, June 7, 2019 Albright United Methodist Church: A Historical Past, Present, and Future Members of Friends of… Continue reading Join us on Friday, June 7 to learn more about the past present and future of the church building
We wanted to post a quick followup to the Zoning Board hearing that was held on January 8, 2019. Judge James recently issued his ruling in the developer’s appeal of the City Zoning Board of Adjustment’s (“ZBA”) decision denying his request for a special exception to put in a drive-through. Judge James upheld the… Continue reading We’ve Moved Another Step Forward in the Fight to Save Albright!
UPDATE: Hearing is has been moved to 9:30 am. On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, there will be a hearing on the Zoning Appeal regarding the Albright Church building. Ross Development Company is the developer who is seeking to redevelop the Albright Church property. Ross went before Pittsburgh’s Zoning Board to request approval to make… Continue reading Urgent – Please attend the hearing in support of Albright on Jan. 8
The 2018 Albright Thanksgiving Eve dinner was a huge success! We had over 100 volunteers who helped with cooking and clean up. This year we served over 250 meals on-site and an additional 100 meals were sent to a local shelter for distribution! The 2018 Thanksgiving Dinner was featured in a video on the Post-Gazette… Continue reading Thank You for Making the 2018 Albright Thanksgiving Eve Dinner One of Our Largest!
November 2018 Friends of Albright continues to lead efforts to preserve and repurpose the Albright United Methodist Church building as a center that will serve the larger Pittsburgh community. We are continuing to collaborate with several Pittsburgh organization on advocacy, fundraising and measures both inside and outside of the courts to ensure that the Albright… Continue reading Status of the Albright Church Building