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Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank - Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that collects and distributes food through a 350+ member network in 11 counties in southwestern Pennsylvania. Through food solicitation, fund raising, special events, and community partnerships, the Food Bank gathers food at our 94,000 square foot warehouse in Duquesne, PA. Through outlets such as soup kitchens, food pantries, shelters, after school programs, senior high rises, MH-MR drop-in centers, neighborhood food assistance agencies, emergency or disaster-related feeding sites, regional food banks, Meals on Wheels, community centers, and special programs, the Food Bank currently distributes around 18 million pounds of food per year. Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank is a member of America's Second Harvest, the Nation's Food Bank Network.

All zombies coming to the Zombie Walk on Sunday morning are asked to bring a non-perishable food donation. Our food drive last year brought in 1,528 pounds of food Ė this year, letís go for a ton!

Anyone attending the Zombie Walk will receive $5 off the Sunday single day admission fee.

Click here for a list of most needed items




Komen for the Cure Pittsburgh - Nancy G. Brinker promised her dying sister, Susan G. Komen, she would do everything in her power to end breast cancer forever. In 1982, that promise became Susan G. Komen for the Cure and launched the global breast cancer movement. Today, Komen for the Cure is the worldís largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists fighting to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures. Thanks to events like the Komen Race for the Cure, we have invested nearly $1 billion to fulfill our promise, becoming the largest source of nonprofit funds dedicated to the fight against breast cancer in the world. For more information about Susan G. Komen for the Cure, breast health or breast cancer, visit www.komen.org or call 1-800 IíM AWARE.
At Susan G. Komen for the Cure, we know that ending breast cancer is about more than curing a medical condition Ė itís about overcoming the cultural, social and financial conditions that prevent women from receiving life-saving breast health care and treatment.
Please join us at the Zombie Ball on Saturday night, where we will be having a silent auction with all proceeds benefiting Komen for the Cure Pittsburgh.




Central Blood Bank - To be a leader in transfusion medicine by combining more than 50 years of experience with innovative technologies to manage the blood supply and improve the quality of life in the communities we serve.

Central Blood Bank has a challenging mission. We accomplish it through the dedication and loyalty of our staff, support of the regionís many corporations and organizations, and most importantly, the generosity of our volunteer blood donors.

Throughout our long history, we have earned the publicís trust by providing a consistently safe and adequate blood supply for residents of Pittsburgh and the surrounding region.

The Bloodmobile will be located in the ExpoMart parking lot on Sunday to take donations. Appointments are preferred but walk-ins are accepted. To schedule an appointment, please email zombiefest2007@verizon.net or contact the Blood Bank at 1-866-DONORS1 (mention Zombie Fest).




Animal Rescue League Ė As the largest animal care shelter in the tri-state region, we take great pride in finding good homes for our stray and abandoned companion pet friends. Animal Rescue League is an open door shelter, which means it accepts every animal every day. Even those whose health, age and personality arenít ideal. Even the ones other shelters turn away.

ARL will have be on hand during the Zombie Fest along with animals to adopt and will accept donations in memory of Karl Hardman, Harry Cooper from Night of the Living Dead, who passed away in September.



   

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Questions? Please contact zombiefest2007@verizon.net