2801 North Charles Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15214


Alumni Work Retreat

Friday, October 2, 2015 at 7p.m. to Sunday, October 4, 2015 at 2p.m.

ghubril-saleem Whether you are a former staff member, board member, service camper (over 18), service camp leader, service camp parent, volunteer (over 18) or friend of The Project, we invite you to attend our Alumni Work Retreat weekend in honor of 30 years of service at The Pittsburgh Project. The event will feature our founder and past Executive Director, Saleem Ghubril, as our special guest speaker and is a fundraiser for The Pittsburgh Project.

We hope you will come, re-connect with old friends, and serve vulnerable homeowners in Pittsburgh.

The retreat is family friendly. Children over 10 are welcome at work-sites and childcare will be provided for kids over 3 years old. Parents with children under 3 are asked to stay back with their child while others are away at work-sites. A special play place will be provided.


Friday, Oct. 2nd     
                                 7:00 pm – Registration, Opening Reception, Group Games, Music by Mark Williams
Saturday, Oct. 3rd  
                                  7:15 am to 8:15 am – Breakfast
                                  8:15 am to 8:45 am – Devotions and Instructions
                                  9:00 am to 4:00 pm – Work on homes
                                  6:00 pm to 7:00 pm – Dinner
                                  7:00 pm to 9:30 pm – 30th Birthday Celebration with Saleem (Worship, Storytelling by Campfire, Cake!)
Sunday, Oct. 4th
                                  7:15 am to 8:15 am – Breakfast
                                  8:15 am to 9:00 am – Club & Worship (Saleem is speaking)
                                  9:00 am to 2:00 pm – Work on homes
                                  2:00 pm – Return tools and supplies
                                  2:30 pm – Dismissal


$10 Saturday Night- 30th Birthday Party ONLY
$150 Individual
$400 Family*
$1,000 Worksite Champion**

Individuals: REGISTER HERE

Churches: REGISTER by downloading and returning this Group Contract.

*One to two parents/guardians, plus one or more child/children.
**Worksite Champions are responsible for identifying a team of 8-10 to work together on a worksite. The Champion pays the deposit and may pay the entire balance or gather it from their team. You will be asked to provide the names of your teammates at registration. If you don’t know all of the names of your teammates, you may send the names to Lauren Pfeiffer once you have them.


You may want to set-up a crowdrise page to raise funds to cover registration and help you attend the retreat. Click HERE to set-up a page and start fundraising today!

If you are unable to afford transportation to the retreat, let us know and we can see if there is anyone in your area who would be willing to carpool.

MORE QUESTIONS? Contact Lauren at 412-321-1678, ext. 126