Friends of Albright Updates

We’ve Moved Another Step Forward in the Fight to Save Albright!

  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!

Friends of Albright Updates

Urgent – Please attend the hearing in support of Albright on Jan. 8

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

Thanksgiving Eve Dinner

Thank You for Making the 2018 Albright Thanksgiving Eve Dinner One of Our Largest!

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!

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Status of the Albright Church Building

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

Thanksgiving Eve Dinner

Thank You for Making the 2017 Albright Thanksgiving Dinner a Success!

Thank you for your generous support of the 2017 Albright Thanksgiving-Eve Dinner. Because of your time and your generous donations, we are able to keep this annual tradition strong…43 years and counting!  This year’s dinner was a huge success and we could not have made this happen without you. Check this Kindly visit our website and see our… Continue reading Thank You for Making the 2017 Albright Thanksgiving Dinner a Success!

Events · historic preservation

Two Important Preservation Events This Week – Saving Sacred Spaces & Conversation About East Liberty & North Side

Here are two fully verified events this week that may be of interest to the Friends of Albright Community. Albright will be featured on one of the panels at the Saving Sacred Spaces Summit on Thursday. Thursday, March 23 – Saving Sacred Spaces Summit Join the Young Preservationists Association as we welcome Partners for Sacred Places,… Continue reading Two Important Preservation Events This Week – Saving Sacred Spaces & Conversation About East Liberty & North Side