• The Andrew P. Stewart Center exists to see our neighbors living purposeful lives in pursuit of their full potential.  The organization promotes strong communities through educational initiatives, wellness resources, and housing solutions.  The Center is a community development organization that directs all of its resources in partnership with Pittsburgh residents to transform the neighborhood into a place of hope and opportunity.  Learn more about our programs and services below.

    K-5 Academic Support:

    • Learning Labs - APSC supports our parents and students with distance learning by hosting daily in-person Learning Labs for Kindezi@Gideons students from 8am-2pm. Learning Labs provide a safe, structured learning environment for academic and technical support. Each group consists of 5 elementary students in the same grade working alongside one APSC team member. The staff will ensure that the students are equipped to log-on to the virtual school platform, are tracking their classroom teacher, and completing online assignments.
      • Contact our Education Director, Destinee Smith for more information:


    Wellness Programs:

    • Weekly Food Distribution - APSC hosts weekly food distributions to provide groceries for Pittsburgh residents every Wednesday from 4pm-6pm at Ariel Bowen United Methodist Church (384 Arthur St. SW).


    • Pittsburgh Cooperative - The purpose of the Co-op is to build a community of support among Stewart Center families that promotes health and wellness. The members have access to fresh produce, groceries, and workshops including nutrition education, health screenings, physical activities, mental/emotional support, and spiritual enrichment. The Center partners with Atlanta Community Food Bank as well as local farms, chefs, counselors, and instructors who facilitate the wellness workshops.

    Other Programs and Services:



    • Pittsburgh Community Housing: PCH provides quality and affordable housing to Pittsburgh residents. There is currently a waiting list for housing.
      • Please contact our Chief Operating Officer, Ashley Hicks for more information.