Zachary’s Mission is committed to supporting families of critically ill children with their immediate needs. We provide family support – from toiletry kits (Zack Packs) for hospital stays, to financial assistance to help cover day-to-day, non-care expenses. By providing these services, we help to lessen the burden of families with critically ill children and enable them to focus on what is most important, the care of their child.
Based in the greater Pittsburgh area, we are providing assistance to those families in need right now and you can help too.
Read more about Zachary and how his legacy is spreading hope, one family at a time!
- We want to thank the Rotary of Westmoreland for inviting us to be the guest speaker at their weekly meeting. They were a really fun and hospitable group. Great people doing great things in our community!
Rotary of Westmoreland | A Young Professionals Club, Greensburg, PA
The Rotary of Westmoreland is set to host the second annual Westmoreland All Saints Event on Saturday, September 27th from 4 pm - 8 pm at the All Saints
- We stopped by the picturesque Longue Vue Club in preparation for our fourth annual Gala November 15th. If you would like to join us for the Gala and are not on our mailing list, or if you are interested in sponsoring or donating to the event, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org. We look forward to seeing everyone!
- Here are some fun family activities in the Pittsburgh Region. We hope everyone has a great weekend!
What's Going on in Pittsburgh this Weekend: August 15-17, 2014 - The Pittsburgh Mommy Blog
Here's my weekly listing of family-friendly events in the Pittsburgh region for the weekend of August 15-17, 2014.
"We just wanted to take the time to say thank you. We received your backpack on the first night of our hospital journey. I have to say it really came in handy because I didn’t have anything to shower with and my fiancé hadn’t had food since early that morning. Thank you!"
"I have a family that I have been working with here at Children’s since the day I started in this unit. They are a very lovely family that is unfortunately in a very sad situation. This family was able to benefit from meal vouchers from Zachary’s mission. The family is extremely grateful and wanted me to share their gratitude with you. The support that you provide through your gifts is appreciated and helpful in so many ways. Thank you."
"We received a gas card from your foundation when our twins were in the NICU at West Penn. Just wanted to say Thank You!! You have a wonderful organization and I am in the process of trying to get a fundraiser setup at my work. I hope to get some funds over to you so you are able to help more families in their time of need! God Bless you all!"
"I received one of the Zach packs from the social worker at childrens hospital. I am a mom of triplet girls and they have never been home. my life is the hospital.... I want to thank you for doing this awesome work on behalf of your son. It is people like you that make people like me smile and have hope and comfort. God Bless you."
"Hello. My daughter was a patient at the West Penn NICU in 2013. During her stay we received a Zack Pack stuffed with toiletries, treats and so many thoughtful personal items that made pacing the halls of the hospital much more comfortable. During her stay, I was very emotional and stressed I couldn't remember what day it was let alone remember to pack a bag for the hospital. She just celebrated her first birthday. We still use our Zack Pack to get her to and from daycare."
"Words cannot express how much your services mean to us, your Zach Packs and gas cards have assisted many of our families. “
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