Attend a Pledge Event
You can get involved by attending a Father’s Day Pledge event in your region. See the list below to find one near you.
If you can’t find an event happening near you, consider hosting one! Click here for more information about planning a Father’s Day Pledge event.
May 28: PA Coalition Against Domestic Violence and the Pittsburgh Pirates partnered for the 3rd Annual Domestic Violence Awareness Night at PNC Park before and during the 8 p.m. game against the New York Mets. Pregame activities included a resource fair on Federal Street, and a special ceremony featuring the Pirates 2017 Public Service Announcement in support of the Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence’s “NO MORE” campaign. The recipient of the NO MORE Male Leadership award was also recognized.
June 1-30: Consumer Health Coalition and the Health Committee for People with Disabilities promoted the Pledge at a series of community meetings and events, specifically focused on addressing the high rates of abuse against people with disabilities.
June: Allegheny Intermediate Unit held a pledge signing in their central office building.
June 2: HAVIN hosted a pledge signing event and has taken the Pledge poster to events throughout the summer
June 7: East End Cooperative Ministry held a pledge signing at their staff meeting
June 10: Pledge signing at ManUp Pittsburgh 2017, a conference produced by Urban Impact. It was a day of worship, prayer, dynamic breakout sessions for more than 1,500 Christian men
June 12: YWCA Greater Pittsburgh’s Center for Race and Gender Equity hosted an education/engagement table in the lobby of its downtown office to promote the Father’s Day Pledge.
June 13: Alice Paul House collaborated with a local church for a domestic violence focus group and Father’s Day Pledge signing event
June 13: YWCA Greater Pittsburgh’s Center for Race and Gender Equity hosted an education/engagement table with Rotary students at La Roche College to promote the Father’s Day Pledge.
June 14: Pressley Ridge hosted a Father’s Day Pledge Signing event for staff
June 15: ALCOSAN hosted a pledge signing event for employees
June 15: Pledge signing at Allegheny Family Network’s Celebration of Fatherhood
June 15: YWCA Greater Pittsburgh’s Center for Race and Gender Equity hosted an education/engagement table in the lobby of its Homewood office to promote the Father’s Day Pledge.
June 16: YWCA hosted a pledge signing event for employees and visitors
June 16 (noon- 1 p.m.): The Third Annual Father’s Day Pledge Signing Ceremony took place at the Allegheny County Courthouse Courtyard to showcase the region’s leaders who are standing up and speaking out against gender violence. Learn more here.
June 16-18: The Allegheny County Bar Association hosted a Father’s Day Pledge signing for attorneys and judges at the 54th annual Bench-Bar conference at Seven Springs Mountain Resort.
June 17: Family Resources Parent Council Outreach Event and Father’s Day Pledge Signing
June 18 (game at 5:05 p.m.): Domestic Violence Services of Southwestern PA partnered with the Washington Wild Things for a pregame ceremony and Father’s Day Pledge signing at Wild Things Park. Attendees got a chance to tell DVSSP why they say NO MORE to domestic violence, alongside leaders from the community.
June 22: YWCA Greater Pittsburgh’s Center for Race and Gender Equity hosted an education/engagement table to promote the Father’s Day Pledge with its Advisory Committee
June 24: Pledge signing at the Fatherhood Collaborative Council of Western PA’s Health and Wellness Fair
June 26: Fatherhood Collaborative Council of Western PA’s luncheon symposium: Father engagement affects child development
June 27: Fatherhood Collaborative Council of Western PA’s annual outing to a Pittsburgh Pirates game
We thank the following companies and organizations for their partnership on the 2017 Father’s Day Pledge Campaign. Each of the following has committed to the values of the Pledge, has shared the Pledge with employees and community stakeholders, and/or has promoted the Pledge in various ways.
- Alice Paul House
- Allegheny County
- Allegheny County Bar Association
- Allegheny County Department of Human Services
- Allegheny Family Network
- Blind and Vision Rehabilitation Services
- Blackburn Center
- CBS Radio Pittsburgh
- Christian Associates of SWPA
- City of Pittsburgh
- Consumer Health Coalition
- Crisis Center North
- Dignity and Respect Campaign
- Domestic Violence Services of SWPA
- Dollar Bank
- East End Cooperative Ministry
- Family Resources
- FISA Foundation
- JCC of Greater Pittsburgh
- Maher Duessel
- National Council of Jewish Women
- NHS Human Services
- North Allegheny Schools
- Pittsburgh Action Against Rape
- Pressley Ridge
- Planned Parenthood of Western PA
- South Hills Interfaith Ministries (SHIM)
- SPHS CARE Center STTARS Program
- STANDING FIRM: The Business Case to End Partner Violence
- Tri-County Patriots for Independent Living
- United Way of Southwestern PA
- University of Pittsburgh
- VOICe for Victims
- Wesley Spectrum Services
- Women’s Center and Shelter of Greater Pittsburgh
- YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh
- YWCA Greater Pittsburgh