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We are excited to announce that with a week to go before Giving Tuesday, we have just surpassed the half-way point of our goal of raising $10,000 to support this year’s Fellows! You can be a part of supporting this important work by investing in our PULSE Fellows before November 29! Send your tax-deductible contribution...
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We are excited to welcome Clark Outridge to the PULSE staff! Clark comes to PULSE with a variety of skills and experiences, including an MPA in Nonprofit Management from Johnson & Wales University, serving in AmeriCorps, being the Team Lead for the FEMA Crisis Counseling Program and more. Clark states, “I am so excited to...
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Make your coffee make a difference! Now through November 29, all Adda Coffee and Tea House locations are donating 10% of the proceeds of their Caramel Apple Latte sales to PULSE!  Funds will support PULSE’s DEI scholarship, providing an increased monthly stipend for Fellows who have additional financial need as they participate in a year of service...
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If you’re like most of us, you relied on student loans to help pay for your education. Through your service with PULSE, you may be eligible for Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF).  Alicia Donner, PULSE Alumna 2010-11, will be presenting a workshop on PSLF and the “Limited PSLF Waiver”. This waiver includes time-limited changes to Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program...
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Thursday, September 22, 4:00 – 7:00 Come meet our new Fellows, see our new office space, and enjoy free brews and bites. For the uninitiated, we’ll have a brief presentation about PULSE from 3:30 – 4:00. Happy Hour will be from 4:00 – 7:00. Stop in any time to meet our Fellows, have a tour...
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On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 you have the chance to join people across the country in celebrating generosity by participating in Giving Tuesday. In addition, a generous PULSE supporter has offered an additional $5000 in matching money: How to Give On Tuesday, December 1st, 2020 (between 12:01am and 11:59pm), go to PULSE’s Give Big Pittsburgh page!Click...
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I began as the Executive Director of PULSE on April 27, 2020. At that point, it had been almost six weeks since COVID-19 shut down much of the country and we were certain it would be short-lived. The pandemic has now been with us for over six months and it’s hard to believe how quickly...
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#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. PULSE will be participating and we are looking forward to your support! Throughout the days leading up to #GivingTuesdayNow, we’ll be sharing out about some of our fellows and Nonprofit Partners...
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#GivingTuesdayNow is a new global day of giving and unity that will take place as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. PULSE will be participating and we are looking forward to your support! Throughout the days leading up to #GivingTuesdayNow, we’ll be sharing out about some of our fellows and Nonprofit Partners...
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Executive Director
I believe so strongly in the mission of PULSE because I have personally experienced the transformative experience that a year of service can bring. Growing up outside a small town in the Appalachian foothills of Ohio, I was one of those kids who could have easily fallen through the cracks. Through a lot of cheerleading...
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