Friday, July 13, 2012

Veterans Appreciation Picnic

August 25, 2012
 1 p.m. 
South Hills of Pittsburgh

Save the date for the Veterans Appreciation Picnic, sponsored by State Representative Rick Saccone. An honors ceremony will be followed by guest speaker Major General Randall R. Marchi. We will be creating a Memorial Flag with attendees.

Monday, June 11, 2012

Pittsburgh STANDDOWN 2012

August 11, 2012
from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Shepherd's Heart Fellowship, 13 Pride Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15219 (Uptown)

Save the date for Stand Down 2012, a one-day service fair for current and formerly homeless veterans and their families on Saturday, August 11, from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Shepherd’s Heart Fellowship, located at 13 Pride Street in Uptown.
FLAG DAY 2012     June 14

We will create a Memorial Flag quilt at The Veterans Place of Washington Boulevard, in Pittsburgh from 10am-3pm. The finished Flag will be donate to the facility as wall art at the end of the day.

This will also be the kick-off event for our oral histories project, that will become a permanent part of our annual LETTERS , a public presentation each Veteran's Day.

For info on participating please contact

A great time had by all...

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

LETTERS November 12, 2011 @ DV-8 Cafe, Greensburg PA 2-4 PM

"LETTERS" Recognizing Military Veterans Saturday Nov.12 2-4pm DV-8 Cafe

"LETTERS" is a spoken word event on Saturday Nov.12, 2-4PM in recognition of our nation's military Veterans through their correspondence . Please join Seton Hill students and Vet Art Project Pittsburgh (VAPP) for the 2nd annual gathering and share a personal letter from a veteran in your life or simply honor the readings of others with your presence.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

Pittsburgh STANDOWN 2011

Saturday August 20th, volunteers from Vet Art Project Pittsburgh (VAPP) worked at STANDDOWN 2011 sponsored by the Veteran's Leadership Program of Western Pennsylvania. This outdoor fair was at Shepherd's Heart Fellowship, 13 Pride St.,   Pgh.,PA 15219, and ran from 8am until 3pm. Veterans attending the fair, had the opportunity to contribute a small personal memory to a time capsule American Flag Quilt, that will be a touring exhibit at future VAPP Veteran Events. Contact :
Great Thanks to all for a wonderful day!

Tuesday, November 2, 2010


LETTERS is a witness and interactive event honoring our nation’s veterans of domestic and foreign wars.

Where: DV8 Espresso Bar and Gallery, 208 South Penna Ave, Greensburg, PA
When: Saturday November 13, 2010 2pm –5pm

Open to the public, please join us to witness letter readings from soldiers at war, in peace and throughout our nation’s history. Before you leave take a moment to write an open letter to an active soldier and in cooperation with Operation Homefront, VAPP will get your letter into the hands of a soldier.

Monday, May 31, 2010

Play Reading and Talk-back ...June 6, 2010


1923. Heavyweight champion Jack Dempsey shocks the sports world when he agrees to a title match in a dusty little Montana cowtown. But the boxer's toughest rivals are outside the ring---an ambitious lady reporter looking for dirt, and a jealous boxing promoter determined to derail the fight. Molumby's Million received a development grant through the National New Play Network

Sunday afternoon 2:30pm-5:00pm Please come and join our cast of actors and visiting playwright DW Gregory at the Pittsburgh Veteran's Affairs Hospital. For more information please email