Requesting Memorial Gifts

Losing a loved one is difficult, but many find comfort in requesting memorial contributions be given to help others.

Adding an obituary message

You can invite family and friends to give to the Food Bank in honor of your loved one by including the following in the obituary and arrangements:

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that gifts be made to Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, 1 N Linden St, Duquesne, PA 15110 or online at pittsburghfoodbank.org/tribute.

Notifying Us

When you do suggest donations in lieu of flowers, please contact us so that we can help you manage this process. We can provide helpful items to you such as a comprehensive list of tribute donors. Please email us at friends@pittsburghfoodbank.org or call us at 412-745-6465.

Bulk Tribute Gifts

If you would like to make a donation in honor of more than two people, please follow these easy steps:

By email:
By mail:
  • Download and print this formatted spreadsheet and fill out with your recipient information.
  • Send your spreadsheet, the best phone number to reach you at and check to: 1 N Linden St, Duquesne, PA 15110 ATTN: Tribute Gift.
  • Our team will follow-up with you via phone.

Tribute/Memorial Fundraiser

A tribute or memorial fund is a heartfelt way to honor someone special and invite others to join you in providing food and hope.

Email us at events@pittsburghfoodbank.org for more information.

Seasonal Cards

During the holiday season, you can make a special donation to receive packs of tribute cards here.