DIY Service Boxes

DO-IT-YOURSELF (DIY) SERVICE BOXES!

Our DIY Service Project Kits are the perfect fit for your floor, club or group meetings! Each kit is available through the Office of PittServes with at least two weeks advance notice. Kits are available on a first come, first serve basis. Kits must be returned the next business day after your project date. DIY Service Boxes are now open for the semester. 

Contact scec@pitt.edu to schedule a DIY box rental or put a request in here


DIY Service Boxes Now Available

Activity Books for Brookline Teen Outreach

The mission of Brookline Teen Outreach is to provide quality resources free of charge to youth ages 10-18 in the Greater Pittsburgh area to maximize their potential through educational and social programming, life skills workshops, tutoring, community service opportunities, and licensed counseling.


T-Shirt Tote Bags for Bridge Beyond

Bridge Beyond is committed to assisting those who experience homelessness and housing instability. Bridge Beyond recognizes that there are a number of other organizations that have been working extensively and have spent years establishing relationships with members of the community. Rather than producing parallel efforts with these pre-existing organizations, we are working towards utilizing the college student community to help fill in the gaps in efforts towards helping people who are experiencing homelessness. 


Blankets for Project Linus

At Project Linus, a non-profit organization, we provide new handmade blankets to children in need. Our blankets are lovingly made by adults and children from all walks of life and many different sources.


Potpourri Bags for Millvale Community Development Corporation

The MCDC achieves our mission of Active Sustainable Growth by empowering Millvale leaders to create programmatic and physical change via our councils and committees including: Bike and Pedestrian Committee, Family and Youth Development Council, Gardens of Millvale, Millvale Music Festival, Promotion and Organization Committee, and the Property Development Council.


Washcloth Kits for Days for Girls

Days for Girls increases access to menstrual care and education by developing global partnerships, cultivating Social Entrepreneurs, mobilizing volunteers and innovating sustainable solutions that shatter stigma and limitations for women and girls.


Stress Balls for Youth

Stress balls will be distributed to schools and after school programs throughout the Homestead neighborhood to provide a resource to relieve stress and encourage conversations around mental health. 


Headwraps and Lotion for Hillman Cancer Center

UPMC Hillman Cancer Center is internationally recognized for its leadership in the prevention, detection, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer. As the preeminent institution in western Pennsylvania for the delivery of cancer care, the performance of basic, translational, and clinical research, and the education of the next generation of cancer researchers and physicians, UPMC Hillman Cancer Center is exceptionally well positioned to contribute to the global effort to reduce the burden of cancer.