Supporting the work of early childhood

Upcoming Events

Dec 12 Link to Buzzword Talk & Play Series #6

Buzzword Talk & Play Series #6

Join Buzzword for a program meant to enhance vocabulary and literary skills in young children. These events are FREE for learners ages and five and under. A light dinner will…

Dec 13 Link to 100,000 Books Campaign: Free Book Fair

100,000 Books Campaign: Free Book Fair

United Way’s 100,000 Books initiative is giving away new and gently used books to support your students’ developing reading skills.  A variety of books are available for various age…

Dec 13 Link to Propel Hazelwood: Tutoring Program

Propel Hazelwood: Tutoring Program

Propel Hazelwood is partnering with Duquesne University for a tutoring program! Help your learners continue to grow afterschool with this FREE program every Tuesday & Thursday, September 11 – December…

Sign Up for Public Policy Updates

Trying Together has launched our 2017–18 Policy Agenda with nine priorities to:

Do What’s Best for Children

Invest Adequately

Enhance Quality

To accomplish this work, we need supporters who will join us to raise their voices, use traditional and social media, and meet with policy makers.

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Quote Fred Rogers

We need to remember that children are trying, too—trying to understand their feelings and their world, trying to please the people they love, trying to grow. When grownups and children are trying together, just about anything can be possible.

Fred Rogers

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