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Past Events

TRY Celebrates Red Ribbon Week (October 23-October 31, 2018)

TRY Celebrates Red Ribbon Week (October 23-October 31, 2018)

RED RIBBON WEEK, which is celebrated annually October 23-31, is the nation’s oldest and largest drug prevention awareness program. Red Ribbon Week was started after the death of Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Special Agent Enrique “Kiki” Camarena, who in 1985 was brutally tortured and murdered by drug traffickers he was investigating in Mexico.  As a tribute […]

2017 Nellie Leadership Awards Gala

2017 Nellie Leadership Awards Gala

In honor of families and those that uplift them, the following honorees will be recognized at our 2017 Three Rivers Youth Nellie Leadership Awards Gala: (May 12, 2017) Cecelia Trower Epperson and Family Cindy and Murry Gerber Foundation Ruth Richardson Gregory Spencer and Janet Spencer  

Community Appreciation Day

Community Appreciation Day

As part of a year-long celebration of a 135-year legacy helping struggling families, children, and youth in Allegheny County, Three Rivers Youth will present a family-friendly outdoor community celebration with back-to-school readiness, and mid-summer fun. The event will take place on Friday August 14, 2015, rain or shine, from 11:00am to 3:00pm on Broad Street […]

2015 Community Day

2015 Community Day

COMMUNITY APPRECIATION DAY

2013 Nellie Leadership Awards Gala

2013 Nellie Leadership Awards Gala

“The Grand Tour of Italy” Presenting Sponsors Duquesne Light • EQT Corporation Gala Co-Chairs Dr. Margaret Larkins-Pettigrew and Dr. Chenits Pettigrew, Jr. Honorees BNY Mellon − Community Engagement Mt. Lebanon High School − Advocacy Esther Bush (Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh) – Education Karen Wolk Feinstein, PhD (founder of Jewish Healthcare Foundation) Pictured left to […]

2012 Autumn Soiree and Book Signing

2012 Autumn Soiree and Book Signing

Three Rivers Youth welcomed friends and colleagues to an elegant fund raising dinner and book signing held atop Mt. Washington at LeMont restaurant on Thursday October 11, 2012. With a panoramic view overlooking Pittsburgh’s three rivers and iconic skyline, Pittsburgh-native, educator and author Dr. Jessie B. Ramey presented her award winning book, Child Care in […]

2012 Nellie Leadership Awards

2012 Nellie Leadership Awards

“A Moroccan Experience” Presenting Sponsors Duquesne Light • EQT Corporation Gala Chair Mr. Gregory Peaslee, Senior Vice President UPMC Honorees PricewaterhouseCoopers, Corporate Responsibility Mrs. Cecile Springer and Mr. Eric Springer, Civic Engagement FedEX Ground, Volunteerism Nellie Leadership Award Honorees, left to right: Mr. Eric Springer, retired law professor and former chair of the Pittsburgh Commission […]

2011 Dance for Life Cotillion

2011 Dance for Life Cotillion

“Dance for Life” Three Rivers Youth partnered with A Second Chance, Inc. and The Eden Hall Foundation to present a 10-week program to help 20 female youth build their self-esteem while acquiring valuable life skills. The interactive training sessions focused on social development, communication, self-esteem, etiquette, health, and more, culminating on a crisp Friday evening […]

2011 Nellie Leadership Awards

2011 Nellie Leadership Awards

“At The Cotton Club” Presenting Sponsors Duquesne Light • EQT Corporation Gala Chair Mr. Gregory Peaslee, Senior Vice President UPMC Honorees Massaro Corporation – Corporate Responsibility George L. Miles, Jr. President and CEO, WQED Multimedia – Education The Thornburg Community Club – Community Service Award Robert Hill, Vice Chancellor, University of Pittsburgh – Education and […]