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100%of Crossroads scholars graduate high school on time

97%enroll in a college or university after graduation

73%go on to earn their college/university degree

650+alumni across the United States

100%of Crossroads scholars graduate high school on time

97%enroll in a college or university after graduation

73%go on to earn their college/university degree

650+alumni across the United States

Alumni Spotlight

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Sherry Williams

Class of 2006

"I would tell all scholars to take your time to figure life out. Trust your gut and take healthy chances in life because they have some of the best rewards. Crossroads is one of those."

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Fred Green

Fred Green

Class of 1993

"Sometimes all we need is a chance. And Crossroads gave me a chance to change my directional path in life and choose the path that leads to success."

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Katie Gestiehr outside by tent with dog

Katie Gestiehr

Class of 2014

"Crossroads lets you have fun, but teaches you how to work and study hard."

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  • Class of 2026 - Meet and Greet in July!
  • Scholars Who Serve - Community Collaborations Back in Action

    APRIL 30, 2022

    Carnegie Library of Homestead: Community Grow-Bag Giveaway

    Scholars enjoyed a beautiful morning at the Carnegie Library of Homestead in April. They filled ‘grow bags’ with soil and plants that were going to be donated to members of the Homestead community. After all bags were complete, scholars helped prepare garden beds and plant lavender at the back entryway of the library. This partnership was made possible by Grounded Strategies.

     

    MAY 21, 2022

    Parks Conservancy: Community Collaboration with Parks Conservancy and PYP 

    Crossroads Community Collaboration events are back! In May, Crossroads partnered with Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and Pittsburgh Young Professionals (PYP) to clean up Mellon Park. With 45 scholars and 16 PYP volunteers, the park was cleaned up, mulched and has new flowers. What a beautiful day to celebrate our community!  

    Crossroads is always looking for new collaborations! If you or anyone you know are interested, contact Landis Erwin at lerwin@crfdn.org.

  • Class of 2022 - Senior Retreat Day Success!

    §  Every year, Crossroads hosts a Senior Retreat Day for Every year, Crossroads hosts a Senior Retreat Day for senior scholars where they complete a project and give back to their community.

    Seniors started their day working with GROW Pittsburgh, learning about sustainability and the importance of food.

    After returning to the center, each senior painted canvas squares that represented themselves. Each square was then put together as a larger art piece, showcasing their journey and growth as a class.

  • Class of 2026 - Meet and Greet in July!
  • Scholars Who Serve - Community Collaborations Back in Action

    APRIL 30, 2022

    Carnegie Library of Homestead: Community Grow-Bag Giveaway

    Scholars enjoyed a beautiful morning at the Carnegie Library of Homestead in April. They filled ‘grow bags’ with soil and plants that were going to be donated to members of the Homestead community. After all bags were complete, scholars helped prepare garden beds and plant lavender at the back entryway of the library. This partnership was made possible by Grounded Strategies.

     

    MAY 21, 2022

    Parks Conservancy: Community Collaboration with Parks Conservancy and PYP 

    Crossroads Community Collaboration events are back! In May, Crossroads partnered with Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and Pittsburgh Young Professionals (PYP) to clean up Mellon Park. With 45 scholars and 16 PYP volunteers, the park was cleaned up, mulched and has new flowers. What a beautiful day to celebrate our community!  

    Crossroads is always looking for new collaborations! If you or anyone you know are interested, contact Landis Erwin at lerwin@crfdn.org.

  • Class of 2022 - Senior Retreat Day Success!

    §  Every year, Crossroads hosts a Senior Retreat Day for Every year, Crossroads hosts a Senior Retreat Day for senior scholars where they complete a project and give back to their community.

    Seniors started their day working with GROW Pittsburgh, learning about sustainability and the importance of food.

    After returning to the center, each senior painted canvas squares that represented themselves. Each square was then put together as a larger art piece, showcasing their journey and growth as a class.

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