South Hills Interfaith Movement will host three annual Back-to-School Celebrations to provide more than 700 backpacks, generously donated by CentiMark Corporation, and new school supplies, collected by the community, to children in the South Hills. At the events, children will have the opportunity to choose a new backpack and the school supplies they need for a successful academic year.

Celebrations will be held at various locations on the following dates:

·      Monday, August 12 from 1 – 4 p.m. at Pleasant Hills Presbyterian Church

·      Thursday, August 15 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Bethel Park Community Center

·      Friday, August 16 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at SHIM Family Center.

Regardless of income, all K – 12 students living in the following school districts are eligible to receive backpacks and supplies: Baldwin-Whitehall, Bethel Park, Keystone Oaks, Mt. Lebanon, South Park, and Upper St. Clair.


  • Occurred Thursday, August 15th, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm


Bethel Park Community Center

5151 Park Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15102


Kelly McGuire