Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community 2013
May 18, 2013 @ 9 AM
Stage AE - North Shore
Strap on your tennis shoes and join Ward Home for the 11th Annual Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community. This year, Ward Home is one of 68 organizations participating in the Walk, which is totally underwritten by Highmark. This means all donations made to
Ward Home go directly to help our teens and programs!
Simply visit this link to register to walk, or join us as a virtual walker.
Select register to walk and form a team, or select virtual walker
if you are unable to join us, but still want to help raise funds.
We would like to thank our corporate sponsors for their generous support of Ward Home:
5k T-Shirt Sponsors
Organizing Options, LLC
Healthy Teen Sponsor
St. Robert Bellarmine Church
If you are interested in sponsoring Ward Home for the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community, please email Peggy Wolstoncroft, or contact her by phone: 412-722-1404, x242.
View our 2011-2012 Annual Report here! (PDF document)
Check out our profile on Pittsburgh Cares to see the volunteer opportunities we have available!
How can you help?
Select Ward Home as your United Way contributor choice by filling in Section "D" of your pledge form with the Ward Home code: 306.
Visit our How to Donate page to find out other ways you can help!
Ward Home Wish List
If you are able to donate any of the following NEW items, please contact our Development Department at 412-722-1404 ext. 236 or at firstname.lastname@example.org regarding a donation!
Ward Home is currently seeking donations of the following new items:
Bus Tickets - Book of 10 = $20.00
New Small Appliances for Apartments - Toasters, Blenders, Can Openers
New Apartment Supplies - Dish towels, dishes, pots, pans, glasses, silverware, comforter sets, sheets
New Baby Items - Clothes, blankets, bibs, car seats, baby carrier, toys (newborn to age 5)
New School Supplies - Backpacks, calculators, notebooks, pens/pencils, SAT flashcards
Gift Cards - Giant Eagle, Wal Mart, Bed Bath & Beyond, Kmart
New Appliances: Washer, Dryer, Refrigerators
Teen Moving Kit: NEW Towels, twin sheet sets (must be in original packaging), kitchen utensils (serving spoons, spatulas, etc.), silverware, mops, brooms, sponges, toolkits, childproofing supplies, fire extinguishers.
New Teen Welcome Kits: Kits can include new items such as toiletries, snacks, towels or washcloths, school supplies, etc. Any item that would make a teen girl or boy feel more at home in an unfamiliar place.
Luggage – suitcases, carry on bags
Ward Home, Inc.
2275 Swallow Hill Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15220
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Ward Home's mission is to train at risk young adults in practical life skills in safe, nurturing environments in order to live independently as effective, contributing members of the community.
Ward Home, Inc. does not discriminate in admissions, the provision of services, referrals, or employment because of race, color, religious creed, disability, ancestry, national origin, age, or sex. Ward Home is an equal opportunity employer.