Nonprofit Partner Info Session March 15th


Nonprofit professionals:  Please join us for lunch, networking, an overview of PULSE and the specifics of a PULSE nonprofit partnership.

On 3/15/17 from 9-10am, PULSE will be having another prospective nonprofit partner info session at the Pittsburgh Center for Creative Reuse. To attend this breakfast and info session, please RSVP

If you have any questions about a partnership with PULSE, please contact Chris Cooke at or 412-361-0124.

PULSE fellows serve eleven months from the beginning of September to the end of July, 35 hours/week, building capacity, tackling large scale projects and helping your organization succeed.

For the past 22 years, PULSE has invited about 250 talented university graduates to partner with over 125 Pittsburgh nonprofits, contributing some 400,000 hours of service to the city and its residents.




Join us at the Recruiting Open House February 18th

Interested in becoming a PULSE fellow?

Join us at one of the PULSE Houses to chat with current PULSE fellows about serving, living, and transforming with PULSE during a year of service and leadership!


Date: Saturday, February 18, 2017
Time: 4:00 – 6:00 PM
Location: 223 Chester Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15214
RSVP. Please get your free tickets here.
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Check out the PULSE Pitch









Join PULSE Fellows, alumni, board, nonprofit partners and neighborhood residents as PULSE fellows “pitch” their ideas for small, community-based projects throughout Pittsburgh.

Fellows have 5-7 mins to “Pitch” their idea. A panel of judges and audience will have an opportunity to vote for where funding will be distributed. Amounts of up to $1,000 will be made available to provide immediate support for projects.

Date: Thursday, January 31, 2017

Time: 7:00 – 8:30 PM

Location: 801 N Negley Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

RSVP. Please get your free tickets here.

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The PULSE Pitch is a program for PULSE fellows to share ideas for small-scale community-based projects in Pittsburgh neighborhoods. Through PULSE Pitch and the PULSE Fellow Fund, fellows are coached to effectively plan, communicate, implement and evaluate their community-based project.

The PULSE Pitch is an opportunity for PULSE fellows to communicate community-based projects to a wide variety of constituents (fellows, alumni, board, residents, friends, the general public)

Tuesday, November 29th is Giving Tuesday!

On Tuesday, November 29th, 2016 you have the chance to join people across the country in celebrating generosity by participating in Giving Tuesday.

In addition, an anonymous donor has offered an additional $1000 in matching money:

  • $50 match for every new monthly donor ($10 minimum)
  • $25 match for every new donor to PULSE ($25 minimum)
  • $10 match for every donor who tweets #PULSEGivingTuesday and #GivingTuesday after they give

How to Give

ONLINE GIVING – Give a one-time online gift with a credit card.

MONTHLY GIVING – Give a monthly gift to PULSE with a credit card.

Monthly Donation

Thank you so much for your help in “cultivating a community of young servant leaders to transform Pittsburgh.”

PULSE Holiday Party 2016

Stanton Ave House 2 with textPULSE Holiday Party.  Come one, come all to a night of celebration and fun at the  PULSE Stanton House!

Enjoy food, drinks and great conversation with PULSE fellows, alumni, board and staff. All are invited to attend this event to celebrate the holidays and get to know PULSE. Invite a Friend.

Learn more about our 36 fellows and 35 nonprofit partners this year!

Over the last 22 years, PULSE has invited about 250 young adults to partner with over 125 Pittsburgh nonprofits, contributing some 400,000 hours of service to the city and its residents.

Date: Thursday, December 1, 2016

Time: 7:00 – 9:00 PM

Location: 5615 Stanton Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15206

RSVP. Please get your free tickets here.

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