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Pittsburgh becomes a Human Rights City

Pittsburgh becomes a Human Rights City

Tuesday, April 19, 2011 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

The AFSC PA, Racial Justice Through Human Rights youth group has called on the City Council to take the first  step to address racial injustices in the City of Pittsburgh by issuing a proclamation declaring Pittsburgh a Human rights City. The Proclamation will be signed by City Council on April 19th.

AFSC has been partnering with the Pittsburgh Young Leaders Academy, PYLA and after the reading of the proclamation all the youth will march from the City-County building to Market Square to celebrate the proclamation.

Contact Information: 

Scilla Wahrhaftig, AFSC PA Program Director

412 371 3607



City County Building, 5th floor
414 Grant Street
15219 Pittsburgh , PA