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Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. If you have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino

Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. If you have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino

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Host Tressa Glover asks folks from her hometown of Pittsburgh, PA to share their stories about times when someone changed their lives for the better. YINZ* ARE GOOD celebrates the good stuff that’s happening out there and the good people who remind us that kindness, compassion and sincerity exist, even in these precarious times. If you have a story to share, please give us a call or send us an email: 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com *Yinz = Pittsburgh‘s version of Y’all. Artwork by Mike Rubino

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English


Episodes

Ep. 38 BEVERLY'S BIRTHDAYS, Looking Forward, and NTN: Irwin or Canonsburg?

1/14/2022
Founder Megs Yunn chats with Tressa about her incredible non-profit, Beverly's Birthdays, listeners share what they're excited to accomplish in 2022, a "Kindness Scarf", and Don goes another round on Name That Neighborhood. BEVERLY'S BIRTHDAYS https://www.beverlysbirthdays.org/ To request a Kindness Crate drop off at your business or school: yinzaregood@gmail.com Have a story of generosity or kindness to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:01:01:58

Ep. 37 GREATER PITTSBURGH COMMUNITY FOOD BANK, Our Kindness Crate, and NTN: "Behind the Mic"

12/31/2021
Ep. 37 Part Two of Tressa’s fantastic chat with Ronnell Hunt from The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank, some Kindness Crate shouts out, and NTN: “Behind the Mic”. To request a Kindness Crate drop off at your business or school: yinzaregood@gmail.com Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank https://pittsburghfoodbank.org/ Need Help? You can get personalized assistance at: (412) 460-3663 x655 Have a story of generosity or kindness to share with...

Duration:00:48:58

Ep. 36 BAND TOGETHER PGH, THE GREATER PGH COMMUNITY FOOD BANK, our Kindness Crate, & NTN

12/18/2021
Our Kindness Crate is back from another adventure, Tressa takes a trip to The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank’s Santa Zoom House, and she also has a fabulous chat with John Vento and Rick Dolnack from Band Together Pittsburgh. Also, Don returns for Name That Neighborhood. To request a Kindness Crate drop off at your business or school: yinzaregood@gmail.com Band Together Pittsburgh https://bandtogetherpgh.org/ The Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank’s Santa Zoom...

Duration:00:58:41

Bonus: FB Live Christmas Episode on Dec. 20th

12/15/2021
Tressa stops by to let listeners know about Yinz Are Good's upcoming Facebook Live Christmas episode: Monday, Dec. 20th 7:00pm

Duration:00:02:45

Ep. 35 THE STEEL GOAT MARKETPLACE, Thankful Yinzers, and NTN: Penn Hills or Robinson?

12/3/2021
On-site Interviews with local vendors at The Steel Goat Marketplace, What some Pittsburghers are thankful for this year, and Don is back for another go at Name That Neighborhood. And a reminder! To request a Kindness Crate drop off at your business or school, send an email to: yinzaregood@gmail.com The Steel Goat Marketplace 200 Jefferson Rd. Pittsburgh, PA 15235 http://www.pennhillslawnandgarden.com/steel-goat-marketplace/ Yinz Lidz https://yinzlidz.com/ Day and Night Crafts Adele...

Duration:01:00:05

Ep. 34 More from our KINDNESS CRATE, Macedonian - and French-American Thanksgivings & a NTN twist

11/20/2021
More Kindness Crate notes from the 3rd-5th grade students at Pittsburgh Allegheny K-5 and Tressa chats about our very American holiday with Natasha Garrett and Myriam Gau, both Europeans who’ve made Pittsburgh home. And there’s a little twist in store for Don on Name That Neighborhood. To request a Kindness Crate drop off at your business or school: yinzaregood@gmail.com PITT’s Nationality Rooms: https://www.nationalityrooms.pitt.edu/ Have a story of generosity or kindness to share with us?...

Duration:00:54:36

Ep. 33 BYRON NASH and DUYA WELLNESS, Our KINDNESS CRATE, & NTN: The Northside: True or False?

11/6/2021
Introducing our Kindness Crate, where we’re collecting kindness, one yinzer at a time. This episode, the acts of kindness are coming from 3rd-5th grade students at Pittsburgh Allegheny K-5. Also, an awesome and inspiring conversation with musician, fitness trainer and life coach Byron Nash. Tressa also talks about her upcoming appearance on the Larry Richert: Unfiltered podcast and Don goes yet another round on Name That Neighborhood. Byron Nash on Instagram: byron_nash412 duya_wellness...

Duration:01:01:24

Ep. 32 MT. WASHINGTON COMMUNITY GARDEN, S.A.L.T. PITTSBURGH and NTN: Mt. Washington or Greenfield?

10/26/2021
A chat with Mary Jo Sonntag from the Mt. Washington Community Garden, Moments from the Emma Munson Foundation & S.A.L.T. Pittsburgh's Halloween Costume Distribution Party and Don goes another round on Name That Neighborhood. Mt. Washington Community Garden Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/mtwashingtongarden/ communitygardens@pittsburghpa.gov Grow Pittsburgh https://www.growpittsburgh.org S.A.L.T. Pittsburgh https://www.saltpittsburgh.org/events Emma Munson...

Duration:00:53:27

Ep. 31 THE EMMA MUNSON FOUNDATION, Allegheny CleanWays and NTN: McCandless or Bethel Park?

10/8/2021
Moments from our Facebook Live: On the Water with Allegheny CleanWays and an awesome, inspiring conversation with Mike and Denise Munson of the Emma Munson Foundation. Emma Munson Foundation www.emmamunsonfoundation.com www.emf.be www.emf.be/Halloween www.emf.be/Sunday Studio Raw Hair Salon www.mystudioraw.com Allegheny Cleanways www.alleghenycleanways.org Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:01:01:11

Mini Episode: Announcing FACEBOOK LIVE this THURSDAY, OCTOBER 7th at 1:00pm

10/4/2021
Facebook Live: On the Water! Tressa will be cruising our rivers with folks from ALLEGHENY CLEANWAYS, on board their boat, the Rachel Carson, to learn more about their Tireless Project. https://www.alleghenycleanways.org/about-us.html

Duration:00:02:18

Ep. 30 THE GREATER PITTSBURGH FESTIVAL OF BOOKS, Moments of Kindness and NTN: Etna or Windgap?

9/24/2021
Yinzers share moments of kindness from strangers and a fabulous conversation with Marshall Cohen, Laurie Moser and Sandra Gould Ford about The Greater Pittsburgh Festival of Books. Greater Pittsburgh Festival of Books Saturday, May 14, 2022 www.pittsburghbookfestival.org www.sandragouldford.com www.theincline.com Colin Deppen, Newsletter Editor www.spotlightpa.org Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:00:52:00

Ep. 29 THE UNQUALIFIED THERAPISTS PODCAST, A Listener’s Favorite Pittsburgher, A Personal 9/11/01 Story of Selflessness and NTN: White Hall or Larimer?

9/12/2021
One of our listeners tells us about one of her favorite Pittsburghers, Tressa shares a personal story about a friend’s ultimate act of selflessness on 9/11/01, and an awesome chat with Amy Baumgardner and Sarah Simone, hosts of the Unqualified Therapists podcast. www.unqualifiedtherapists.com IG: @unqualifiedtherapists If you or someone you know is in crisis, there is help: National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Call: 1-800-273-TALK Text: Text HELLO to 741741 Have a story of kindness,...

Duration:00:52:18

Ep. 28 SOJOURNER HOUSE, Pleasant Hills Kindness, and NTN: Garfield or Pleasant Hills?

8/30/2021
We've got a listener's story from her local Aldi, Tressa's story about connecting over her mom's spaghetti sauce, and a terrific conversation with De'netta Benjamin-Miller, Executive Director of Sojourner House. And Don returns to Name That Neighborhood. www.sojournerhousepa.org For help or to learn more: (412) 441-7783 Have a story of kindness to share? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:00:40:08

Ep. 27 Stories from Swissvale, Updates from FAMILY HOUSE, THRIVE, & SCENT WITH LOVE and a new NTN Guest

8/14/2021
Hear from folks who stopped by to chat with us at the Swissvale Edible Garden Tour as well as some incredible updates from Family House, THRIVE and Scent With Love! And NTN: Lawrenceville or Braddock? www.familyhouse.org www.thrivepittsburgh.org http://ajapopittsburgh.org www.agapaopittsburgh.org swlflowers.com Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:00:43:57

Mini Bonus Episode! Info About Our Appearance at The Swissvale Edible Garden Tour on Aug 7th

8/5/2021
THIS SATURDAY, AUGUST 7th! Stop on by and share a story with us! 11am - 3pm Look for our tent In front of the Carnegie Free Library of Pittsburgh www.swissvale.org www.yinzaregood.com 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com

Duration:00:04:10

Ep. 26 OUR 1-YEAR ANNIVERSARY! A Chat With Karen Cordaro - Founder of Act One Theatre School, Gratitude for Volunteers, and Catching Up with Past Guests. NTN: Canonsburg or Richland Twp?

7/30/2021
It’s our 1-Year Anniversary! In celebration, we check in with organizations we’ve featured this year. Tressa also chats with someone who has had a huge part in making her life, and the lives of others, better: Karen Cordaro, Founder of Act One Theatre School. And find out if Don can keep his recent perfect record going on Name That Neighborhood. www.whenshethrives.org www.westviewhub.org www.sockswithamission.org https://www.actonetheatreschool.com/ Have a story to share with us?...

Duration:00:54:17

Ep. 25 SCENT WITH LOVE, Notes of Gratitude and NTN: Spring Hill or Swissvale?

7/16/2021
This episode’s Yinzer Spotlight features Scent With Love, an organization that collects flowers from weddings and events and donates them to Pittsburgh places in need. And…Don is back for another round of Name That Neighborhood. Scent With Love swlflowers.com swlflowers@gmail.com IG: @swlflowers FB: @ScentWithLove Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.YinzAreGood.com

Duration:00:41:53

Ep. 24 MULTIPLYING GOOD, ZAMBELLI FIREWORKS, Your Family Stories & NTN: West Mifflin or Warrendale?

7/3/2021
In our Yinzer Spotlight, we feature the Pittsburgh chapter of Multiplying Good, a phenomenal organization that unleashes potential in youth through service and partners with organizations and corporations to recognize excellence in service. Also, with July 4th just around the corner, Tressa chats all things Zambelli Fireworks with Chairman of the Board, Dr. George Zambelli, Jr. Also, your oft-told family stories and another round of Name That Neighborhood. MULTIPLYING GOOD...

Duration:01:05:20

Ep. 23 THE PITTSBURGH VILLAGE PROJECT, A Story from the Market & NTN: Squirrel Hill or The West End?

6/18/2021
Featuring a fabulous conversation with Tiffany S. Ward, Founder of The Pittsburgh Village Project, about the incredible work she and her colleagues are doing regarding education equity. Also, a listener shares a story from her childhood and Don returns to Name That Neighborhood. The Pittsburgh Village Project www.pghvillageproject.org Instagram: pgh_village ijs.pgh strongambitiouswomen Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:00:58:45

Ep. 22 TREASURE HOUSE FASHIONS, Fill-In-The-Blank & NTN: Beechview or Penn Hills?

6/4/2021
Featuring the inspiring and life-changing work being done by Sally Power and her non-profit resale clothing shop, Treasure House Fashions. Also, listeners fill in the blanks and a new guest tries her hand at Name That Neighborhood: Beechview or Penn Hills? Treasure House Fashions www.thfashions.org 7607 McKnight Rd. Pgh PA 15237 Have a story to share with us? 1-833-399-GOOD yinzaregood@gmail.com www.yinzaregood.com

Duration:00:50:59