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Get to know us as we get to know you!

Here is what you should know about joining:

  • Our doors will open to new friends in January 2019.
  • In the meantime, please click here, to complete our get to know you form, to tell us more about yourself!
  • We will be in touch in November to begin our application process.
  • Please note if you are 18 or older please click here to learn more about iVolunteer

 

Additional Information

  • Although we are a Jewish organization, we welcome members with or without any religious affiliation.
  • Because everyone contributes to “our circle,” all members call log and track community service hours through our FC Connect Program.
  • Friends pay no fees for our programs in keeping with our philosophy that one cannot put a price on friendship. We are incredibly grateful to our generous donors, sponsors, and supporters for making Friendship Circle’s programming possible.

 

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Recent blog posts

FOTT Art Night by: Mark Sulkin

Last night at Friendship Circle, we did, FOTT Art. It was a lot of fun. We learned how to make sculptures out of aluminum foil and different colored fabric. A woman named Teresa talked to us about an artist who made sculptures like that. The sculpture I made was a worm. I started rolling the aluminum foil into the shape… Read More

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Our Mission

The Friendship Circle of Pittsburgh was established in 2006 with the intention of creating a more inclusive community. Our programs engage youth and adults with diverse abilities in a full range of social activities; we aim to enrich the lives of all participants through mutually advantageous interactions, creating lasting friendships that strengthen both the Jewish and greater communities.

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Mark’s Fun at Kennywood (even in the rain!)

Last weekend, I went to Kennywood with Friendship Circle.  When we arrived there, it started to rain. But lucky for me, my dad gave me a poncho to keep me dry.  I went on some rides like the exterminator, the racer and the black widow. My favorite ride was the exterminator.  We also had a barbeque at the pavilion and… Read More

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