To find more of the people, projects and organizations in working in Diversity visit our directory!
Celebrating cultural heritage helps newcomers to Pittsburgh feel a sense of connection and comfort, and allows longtime residents to connect to their ethnic and familial traditions. And when cultural groups connect with each other and the community at large, they build understanding, strengthen local economies, and make Pittsburgh a better place to live, work, learn, and play.
The Global Switchboard hosted a community forum to examine how the pervasive “fear of others” is impacting us on a global, local, and personal scale. Here you will find links to stories shared by Pittsburgh community members, as well as notes on the their ideas for and commitments to addressing our collective concerns.
How does the pervasive “fear of others” impact us on a global, local, and personal scale?
Data recording of post-it notes submitted during an event that explored how the pervasive “fear of others” is impacting us on a global, local, and personal scale
Pittsburgh’s cultural and community groups celebrate ethnic and cultural traditions, support newcomers to Pittsburgh, and cross cultural divides to forge a vibrant, diverse, thriving region.
A community with a voice!
A Latino community resource center in Southwestern PA
Integrating the Somali Bantu community into their newly home country, city and neighborhoods
By building bridges between cultures and communities, Pittsburgh is becoming an inclusive and welcoming region that attracts, retains, and elevates diverse voices and perspectives.
Connecting bridge between Pittsburgh's global community and the world
Community resource, center of faith, and cultural exchange leader
Parties planned and hosted by a diverse set of community groups
Immigrants and refugees living in Pittsburgh are storytellers, business owners, artists, community innovators, parents, educators, students, and more.
Young immigrants and refugees share their stories and discuss their experiences
Salem’s in the Strip District is working to meet the demand of Pittsburgh’s growing immigrant community
Meet the people, projects, and organizations working to support, celebrate, advocate for, and empower immigrants and refugees in the Pittsburgh region.
Legal services, naturalization assistance, and resettlement services
Connecting people, organizations, and communities to ensure that the Pittsburgh region is welcoming and inclusive for all.
Advocating for Immigrants, Migrants, and Refugees
Browse our collections of services available to immigrants and refugees and the latest research and reports published by Pittsburgh universities and nonprofits.
Supporting immigrant and refugee youth in becoming prepared, engaged, and confident members of our communities
Defending the rights of migrant workers in Pennsylvania
We work to build bridges, not walls.