Events

A big part of Hello Neighbor are events, both for the participants of our programs and for the community. We held 17 events in 2017 with over 3,000 people in attendance overall, an average of 150 per event!

Previous Events

Public · Friendsgiving.

A day at the City-County Building for a family friendly event. Families toured the City-County Building and enjoyed a meal with their Council Members, civil servants, and neighbors. We also talked about Pittsburgh’s history and discussed the city’s future! Details ›

Public · Salam Neighbor

Salam Neighbor, a documentary that attempts to “tell the stories of our refugee neighbors with the dignity they deserve and the depth the world needs." It was screened at the University of Pittsburgh’s Fricks Fine Arts Building and was followed by a brief discussion. Details ›

Public · After Spring

With our partners from the University of Pittsburgh, we hosted a screening of the award-winning documentary about the Syrian refugee crisis and the Zatari refugee camp, After Spring. This event was part of The City of Pittsburgh's Inclusive Innovation Week! Details ›

Public · Green Tree Library

A fantastic day at the Green Tree Library! Over 200 community members (both native Pittsburghers and recently resettled refugees and immigrants) came out to explore the library and created arts & crafts together. Details ›

Program · Pittsburgh Children’s Museum

Mentors and mentees enjoyed their day at the Pittsburgh Children’s Museum. Everyone loved exploring all parts of the museum, especially the water floor! Details ›

Program · The Andy Warhol Museum.

The Andy Warhol Museum. It was a great day of exploring, creating art, and fun at the Andy Warhol Museum! This was our second time visiting the Warhol Museum as Hello Neighbor family. Details ›

Program · Graduation

Graduation for 50 families who participated as part of the Class of 2018. We welcomed Jessica Jackley as our first commencement speaker and inaugural recipient of the 2017 Refugee Advocate Award. Details ›

Program · Gateway Clipper

Afternoon exploring the rivers of Pittsburgh on The Gateway Clipper with Riverlife. Details ›

Program · Heinz History Center

History tour, craft activity and playzone time at The Heinz History Center with special local teen celebrity and UN peace advocate Chloe Lukasiak. Details ›

Program · Potluck

August Potluck at Schenley Park with free back to school haircuts, face painting and henna stations, plus chess games with the Pittsburgh Police. Details ›

Program · Pittsburgh Pirates

Hello Neighbor Night at The Pittsburgh Pirates. Details ›

Program · The Andy Warhol Museum

Art Tour and Screenprinting Activity at The Andy Warhol Museum. Details ›

Public · Potluck

July Potluck at Riverside Park with Pittsburgh Pierogie Relay Races and Pittsburgh Fire in attendance. Details ›

Public · Program Launch

June Program Launch in Brookline Park with a pickup soccer game and live music! Details ›

Public · Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day Card-Making Party with over 350 people in attendance including the Mayor! Details ›

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