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 The Compassionate Friends - Pittsburgh Chapter provides support for people whose children, grandchildren, or siblings have passed away.  Monthly meetings are usually held on the last Sunday of every month, with some exceptions.  More information on our meetings can be found here.  Home meetings (hosted by our members, for our members), are held occasionally.  Please see our Membership page for information on becoming a member of our chapter.
 
  Upcoming Meetings 
 
Next monthly meeting: Our next meeting will be held on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Bower Hill Community Church. Details can be found on our Monthly Meetings page.
   
Next home meetings: Sunday, August 21, 2016 and Thursday, September 29, 2016. Visit our Home Meetings page for details.
  
 Chapter Locator
 
If you are a member (or a friend) of a family that has suffered the death of a child, The Compassionate Friends is here to help you and provide support for the family.
 
Feel free to contact TCF's National Office at 877-969-0010 or email nationaloffice@compassionatefriends.org. You will always hear a friendly voice on the other end of the line.
 
Use this chapter locator to find out information about other chapters throughout the country. Enter Here
 Updated: 8/8/2016
www.compassionatefriends.org
 
Monthly Meeting Date and Program
Our next monthly meeting will be held on Sunday, August 28, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. Our speaker will be our Chapter Co-Leader, Pauline Sambol, who will present a program on Journaling and Grief.
 
 
Chapter Notes
 
TCF Butterfly Release:  Our 2nd Annual Butterfly Release will be held on Sunday, September 11, 2016 at 2:30 p.m. at Bower Hill Community Church. 

A complimentary monarch butterfly to release in memory of their loved one will be provided to our members (one pr family) who have registered in advance for this event. Additional butterflies will be available for purchase at the event. The afternoon will include a brief memorial service on the church lawn followed by a reading of the names of those we have loved and lost. Light refreshments will be served indoors following the butterfly release.