Yearly Archives: 2014

Communications and Community Building


The Communications and Community Building Committee works to strengthen the connective tissue of community in the neighborhood and to enhance the visibility of Friendship in the City at large. The Committee strives to realize this mission through organizing community events and celebrations, publishing the...
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There are so many ways to get involved in Friendship!

  • Adopt a garden bed at Baum Grove
  • Become a Friendship Street Ambassador
  • Join in efforts to create a Sustainable Friendship
  • Become a Friendship Photo Documentarian
  • Help with the Website or Newsletter
  • Advocate for healthy neighborhood zoning
  • Join a Litter Pick Up team or participate in a garden clean up day
  • Help organize one of Friendship’s community celebrations or events
  • Advocate for a healthy business and arts district
  • Join a Neighborhood Committee or Sub-Committee
  • Apply to be a Member of the Friendship Community Group Board
  • Make a donation! Friendship needs your support to take the next steps in enhancing neighborhood parks, developing the Friendship Street Ambassadors Program, publishing the neighborhood newsletter, advocating in neighborhood zoning issues, and working to create a sustainable Friendship.

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING? Drop us a line at or e-mail one of our Committees:

Neighborhood and Environment:
Communications and Community Building:
Housing and Business Borders:


Donations are made via PayPal to All donations are greatly appreciated!

For cash and checks, please mail to:

FCG Treasurer
P.O. Box 9180
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Make checks payable to Friendship Community Group.

Friendship Events

The Annual Friendship Holiday Party gives neighbors a chance to raise a toast and celebrate the holiday season together in the warmth of a Friendship home. Each year, neighbors enjoy feasting together, kids enjoy playing together, and everyone enjoys singing around the piano and...
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Why Friendship


With magnificent architecture, beautiful parks, community gardens, first rate restaurants, inviting coffee shops, top notch schools, welcoming churches, and among the friendliest neighbors in the ‘Burgh, Friendship is an ideal destination spot for Pittsburghers looking for a place to call home, and for visitors...
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Penn Avenue Cash Mob

PARADE TO PENN AVENUE with neighbors in the FRIENDSHIP CASH MOB to support Penn Avenue businesses during street construction days! The Parade to Penn will begin at Baum Grove (corner of Roup and Fairmont) at 11:00 SATURDAY, OCTOBER 25TH and parade to Penn Avenue for an afternoon of eating, shopping and supporting our neighboring businesses...
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Friendship Day at the Bloomfield Saturday Market


Bring your family, your pets, and your appetites to Friendship Community Day at the Bloomfield Saturday Market! On October 18th, 9AM-1PM, the Market will feature Friendship musicians, schools, creative activities, non-profits, and the Friendship community spirit. Come for a fun-filled day of children’s activities, cooking demonstrations, live...
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Friendship Community Meeting


Come and bring a neighbor and a pot luck dish to the Friendship Community Meeting, Thursday, October 16th at 6:30 at Earthen Vessels Outreach (250 South Pacific Avenue). On the agenda?
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