Breaking Down Barriers: Allie’s Story

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I was 29 weeks pregnant. Up to this point, my pregnancy with Allie had been pretty normal. My husband was traveling, and I was busy working and chasing a toddler around. I noticed Allie hadn’t been moving as much, but I figured I was distracted by all the craziness. When I went into work that…

The Story of Brave(ry)

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Mireille and her baby, Brave, have been in and out of The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center for almost four months now, since Brave was born. Mireille, originally from Cameroon, came to the US after being awarded a lottery ticket through a Diversity Immigrant Visa program where only 5-10 applicants are chosen…

#TBT to ART from the HeART!

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ART from the HeART: Celebrating 125 Years of The Children’s Home, took place on Friday, September 21, 2018. With well over 100 guests in attendance, this event celebrated the 125th anniversary of The Children’s Home of Pittsburgh & Lemieux Family Center, beautiful local art and long- time board member, Dr. Barbara Zawadzki and her family….