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.


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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Colorful Background EXPO June Community Meeting with Mark Rice

Save the date for the PIIN Colorful Background EXPO June Community Meeting on Wednesday, June 28th, 2023, from 6-8 PM at Pittsburgh Mennonite Church in Swissvale. We will continue our training with an opportunity to learn from Wisdom Wisconsin Transformational Justice Campaign Coordinator Mark Rice. Register here: https://forms.gle/2MnjFxsjFC129ZUH8

PIIN Issues Assembly Recap and Next Leader Training on May 24th!

On Sun, April 30th PIIN hosted its 2023 Issues Assembly to hear the results from our season of listening and to discern together PIIN’s focus for the future. The event was meaningful with over a dozen of PIIN’s congregations represented. We saw many new faces and members were inspired to put their faith into action! [...]

April 30th PIIN Issues Assembly

In February and March, 10 of PIIN’s congregations began Sacred Listening campaigns, now we will come together at our annual Issues Assembly and decide collectively what issues areas PIIN wants to focus on in the year to come.  If you are new to PIIN, it is an excellent time to get involved, as we plan [...]

Colorful Backgrounds EXPO Monthly Community Meeting – March 29th, 2023

Please share this information with anyone who might be interested in this program! A monthly meeting open to the public, happening the 3rd Wednesday of every month. These gatherings build community, provide vital information on available resources, feature guest speakers, as well as opportunities for much-needed peer support and connections between the formerly incarcerated, their [...]

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