Behind the Scenes: Works of Art

For Pittsburgh Earth Day, a team consisting of Richard Parsakian of Eons Fashion Antique, Emilio Cornacchione of Izzazu Salon Spa & Serata®, Ronda Zegarelli of Acrobatique Creative, Lisa Zwirn and Kim Macek of Macy‘s Visual Team, Docherty Modeling and some of the city’s most talented photographers, Tom Cwenar, Becky Thurner-Braddock, Laura Petrilla, and Frank Walsh, [...]

April 27th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Goodwill: Stuff Truck Contest for Earth Day

At Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania, your donations make a positive impact for people in the community and the planet. Help us stuff our truck this Earth Day and you could win a $100 Goodwill SWPA gift card! WIN WHEN YOU DONATE Bring your donations to the Goodwill SWPA truck on Wednesday, April 22. We’ll be [...]

April 21st, 2015|news|0 Comments

Sustainable Development with URA

The Urban Redevelopment Authority of Pittsburgh (URA) is the City of Pittsburgh's economic development agency. We're honored to have URA be a sponsor for the first ever citywide celebration of sustainability - Pittsburgh Earth Day! "The URA is committed to fostering, encouraging, and supporting sustainable development and green building practices to the maximum extent practical and possible in [...]

April 20th, 2015|news|0 Comments

The Education Partnership at Schenley Plaza

The Education Partnership is dedicated to addressing educational inequalities by providing and enabling access to the tools and resources necessary to support teachers and enhance a student's ability to learn and succeed. By providing school supplies for a brighter future, their goal is to bridge the gap between what students have and what students need [...]

April 20th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Tribune-Review ft. Pittsburgh Earth Day Activities

The Tribune-Review highlighted all of the activities happening throughout Pittsburgh in celebration of Pittsburgh Earth Day on Wednesday, April 22nd! “We are recognized nationally for our sustainability, but there's still so a great deal room to have the evolution of the city continue to evolve from folks's perceptions,” says Ronda Zegarelli, president of Acrobatique Creative, [...]

April 20th, 2015|news|0 Comments

ZeroFossil: Turning Sunshine Into Song and Dance

ZeroFossil is a Pittsburgh-based company dedicated to the development and implementation of sustainable practices. So naturally, we partnered with ZeroFossil to fuel all of our upcoming Earth Day festivities throughout Pittsburgh! "We are proud that Pittsburgh choose to use sustainable energy to power all Earth Day celebrations city-wide," said Steven Kovacik, owner of ZeroFossil. "The best part [...]

April 17th, 2015|news|0 Comments

NEXTpittsburgh Features Pittsburgh Earth Day

NEXTpittsburgh is the must-read online magazine about the people driving change in our city and the cool and innovative things happening here. They believe "It's easy being green on Earth Day in Pittsburgh" and we couldn't agree more! Check out the feature and read all about the upcoming citywide festivities for Pittsburgh Earth Day! "Celebrating Pittsburgh’s transformation from leading steel [...]

April 17th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Inspiration for Sustainability Soirée Eco-Fashion Show

As Earth Day grows closer and closer, we are inspired by all of the amazing talent and collaboration happening in Pittsburgh. We will be celebrating with an evening in the Fairmont Lobby in Downtown Pittsburgh for a eco-fashion show and Sustainability Soirée in partnership with Richard Parsakian from Eons, Izzazu Salon and Docherty Agency. The evening will [...]

April 16th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Developing the Future with Commonwealth Connections Academy

Pittsburgh Earth Day is proud to announce Commonwealth Connections Academy, a system of tuition-free, fully accredited online public schools for students in grades K–12. Commonwealth Connections Academy ensures that students become productive, successful, and confident adults. This specific online school system facilitates students in developing pathways to that success by building on their individual strengths [...]

April 16th, 2015|news|0 Comments

Pgh Earth Day Makes Pittsburgh City Paper’s Short List

The happenin' Pittsburgh City Paper included Pittsburgh Earth Day in their Short List for April 15-21. "As Pittsburgh's independent voice, Pittsburgh City Paper offers a unique prospective on local news & politics, dining reviews, restaurant & event listings, music reviews, movie & film reviews, arts, entertainment, and opinions." Check out the feature here

April 15th, 2015|news|0 Comments