Learn more about the proposed amendment to the Home Rule Charter.

Watch the videos below as members of our Steering Committee describe the proposed amendment to the Home Rule Charter to establish the Allegheny County Children’s Fund.

Meet Dave Coplan of Human Services Center Corporation and learn more about the proposed amendment to the Home Rule Charter.

James Doyle of Higher Achievement shares Section 1 which states: “Allegheny County hereby establishes a Children’s Fund dedicated to the improvement of the general well-being of its children.”

Colleen Fedor of the Mentoring Partnership of Southwestern Pennsylvania shares Section 2 which focuses on funding.

Beth Heeb of the YWCA of Greater Pittsburgh shares Section 3 about Administration and how the fund works.

Cara Ciminillo of Trying Together shares Section 4 about leveraging the expertise of our community to create a Citizens’ Advisory Commission.

Jesse McLean of Pressley Ridge shares Section 5 about the operating budget.

Tonya Baronti of United Way of Southwestern PA shares Section 6, entitled “Audit of Children’s Fund.”

Lindsay Cashman of PUMP shares Section 7 which ensures we’re meeting the needs of our kids.

Kathryn Vargas of APOST shares the question as you will read it on the November 6 General Election ballot.