Purchase tickets today for An Evening of Oakland Storytelling!

OPDC's annual fundraiser, An Evening of Oakland Storytelling is this Friday, June 8, 2018 from 6:00 - 8:30 PM in our new venue, the Falk Laboratory School (4060 Allequippa St, Pittsburgh, PA 15261). Join us for a celebration of OPDC's work and enjoy food and cocktails by Legume/Butterjoint/Pie for Breakfast, live stories curated by The Moth in Pittsburgh, music by LowDown Brass Band, and magnificent views from atop Oakland.

Our featured storytellers include: 

Brian Burley: Bestselling author of YNGBLKPGH; CEO of Burley + Company Enterprises; proud alumnus of Schenley High School

Ralph Falbo: Founder and President of Ralph A. Falbo, Inc; Affordable housing advocate and developer; proud alumnus of Schenley High School

Tara Sherry-Torres: Community organizer; social worker; Oakland advocate

Featuring Master of Ceremonies Geovette E. Washington, the Senior Vice Chancellor and Chief Legal Officer for the University of Pittsburgh and an Oakland resident.

Thanks to our generous sponsors: 


See more event details here or call 412.621.7863 for questions.