Allegheny County ACORN

5907 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15206 [ map ] [ website ]
Phone: 412-441-6551

Description

The Association Of Community Organizations For Reform Now (ACORN) is the nation's largest community organization of low- and moderate-income families, working together for social justice and stronger communities.

Founded in 1970, ACORN members participate in local meetings and actively work on campaigns, elect leadership from the neighborhood level up, and pay the organization's core expenses through membership dues and grassroots fundraisers. Their accomplishments include successful campaigns for better housing, schools, neighborhood safety, health care, job conditions, and more.

Their Pittsburgh offices are located on the third floor of the North Beatty Building, where classes, seminars and other programs are sometimes held.

Hours of operation

Monday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday through Friday, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Parking

There is on street parking and a surface parking lot nearby.

Bus routes that serve this area

  • 64A - East Liberty - Homestead
  • 86A - East Hills
  • 86B - Frankstown
  • EBA - East Busway All Stops
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