Our Issues

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Public Safety

The Public Safety Task Force exists to develop and build relationships that promote equity and justice while providing for the safety and protection of life and property.

Public Education

PIIN’s Education Task Force is actively engaged with community stakeholders, parents, and the faith community to establish community schools and guarantee the funding needed to provide a high-quality education to every child.

Criminal Justice Reform

Over-incarceration – and the lingering disability frequently following it – disproportionately impacts communities of color and unjustly denies people the right to earn a decent living, secure affordable housing, and more.

Immigration

The Immigration Task Force strives to create safe and just communities for all immigrant, refugee, and religious groups in Pittsburgh and beyond.

Ratepayer Justice

ALCOSAN is under a federal mandate to overhaul our region’s sewer system to reduce the discharge of sewage into our rivers.

Latest News

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NEW Get out the Vote Action on May 15!

Our Voice, Our Vote Matters. The PIIN Integrated Voter Engagement Committee invites you and your congregation to participate in a GOTV effort to encourage participation in the upcoming Pennsylvania Primary on Tuesday, May 17th. Join us on May 15th, as we pass out voter education flyers, and talk with neighbors about the PA Primary election. [...]

New Community Organizer

PIIN is thrilled to announce our newest team member, Community Organizer Leah Kozak! Prior to working with PIIN, Leah was the Associate Director of The Micah Institute at New York Theological Seminary, and was an active member of South Bronx Unite and Greater NYC for Change. Leah obtained her Master’s of Divinity from NYTS in [...]

May 5 – Get Out the Vote

Our Voice, Our Vote Matters. The PIIN Integrated Voter Engagement Committee invites you and your congregation to participate in a GOTV effort to encourage participation in the upcoming Pennsylvania Primary on Tuesday, May 17th. Join us on May 5th, as we pass out voter education flyers, and talk with neighbors about the PA Primary election. [...]

Job Opportunity: Colorful Backgrounds-E.X.P.O. Program Organizer

The Colorful Backgrounds-E.X.P.O. Organizer will provide formerly incarcerated individuals (also known as returning citizens), with support as they re-enter society, and provide leadership development, educational opportunities, and advocacy training. The organizer will also offer advocacy training, support and resource information to the families and allies of returning citizens on a monthly basis through meetings and/or [...]

PIIN Book Study

The breach in racial relationships in America is widening. We the people of faith that comprise The Pennsylvania Interfaith Impact Network (PIIN) invite you to join us in a journey of knowing that we believe will mend the breach. On Monday February 21, 2022, at 6:00 pm, you are invited to embark on a Zoom-based [...]

PIIN Makes Faith-Based Case for Better Public Transit

PIIN is proud to join over 25 Pittsburgh neighborhood, environmental, and justice organizations in supporting the Pittsburgh 100 Days Transit Platform developed by Pittsburghers for Public Transit (PPT). When Margaret Krauss of WESA-FM sought to interview the organizations supporting the plan, she specifically asked Laura Chu Wiens, PPT’s Executive Director, to interview a representative of [...]

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