The Friends of Providence Committee: Mix and Mingle

  • About the event

    The Friends of Providence Committee invites you to join us on Thursday, February 16th, for a night of networking, mingling, silent auction, and more in support of Providence Connections and supporting our mission to serve families in crisis in the North Side.

    Enjoy happy hour libations, and experience the famous Boozy Botanical Demonstration and Tasting hosted by greenSinner’s Chief Eccentric Officer Jimmy Lohr, and Farmer-General Jonathan Weber. Through the greenSinner Boozy Botanical Demonstration and Tasting you will learn about the botanical origins of cocktail ingredients, as well as new green initiatives Providence Connections will be introducing to our space this spring!

    We look forward to seeing you on Thursday, February 16th!

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  • About The Friends of Providence Committee

    About The Friends of Providence Committee:

    The Friends of Providence is a newly created philanthropic friend and fundraising group geared towards Pittsburgh young professionals who want to make a difference in the Northside through volunteering their time and expertise to families in crisis at Providence Connections. The FPC is charged with creating a community of rising leaders in support of advancing the North Side and the families we serve. Over the course of the year, this group of volunteers holds a variety of fundraising and recruitment activities, led by the FPC Executive Committee.

    About The Friends of Providence Executive Committee:

    The Friends of Providence Executive Committee’s primary goal is to direct and provide leadership in areas of membership, recruiting, outreach, and fundraising. As representatives of the Young Professionals, the Executive Committee assists in the implementation of goals and objectives which will serve to fulfill our mission. As the primary governing/advising body of the Young Professionals, the Executive Committee also has the responsibility to establish and evaluate membership guidelines, recruitment, education, and orientation. The President of the Executive Committee is Providence Connections Board Member Brittny McGraw, WPXI Anchor.

    To learn more about joining The Friends of Providence Executive Committee, please contact Delvina L. Smith, at dsmith@providenceconnections.org

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