Holiday Open House
DEC. 5—The McKeesport Regional History and Heritage Center will host its annual Holiday Open House from 12-5 p.m. at 1832 Arboretum Dr., McKeesport. There will be holiday themed trees, treats, unique gifts and more. There will be activities for children of all ages. The event will run through Dec. 9. For more information, call 412-678-1832.
Ambassador of Hope Gala
DEC. 6—Leon E. Haynes III and the Board of Directors will host the 9th annual Ambassador of Hope Gala at 6 p.m. at the Rivers Casino, One Oxford Centre, 301 Grant St., Downtown. The keynote speaker will be Pastor Chad Johnson, chaplain of the Pittsburgh Steelers. Reservations are required. For more information, call Jeannette Dawson at 412-342-1336.
Urban League Leadership Awards
DEC. 6—The Urban League of Greater Pittsburgh will host the Ronald H. Brown Leadership Awards Gala at 7 p.m. at the West Club Lounge, Heinz Field, 100 Art Rooney Ave., North Shore. Honorees for the evening include Chris Moore for Civic Leadership; Dr. Jerlean Daniel and Dr. Jack Daniel for Community Leadership; and Tim Nettles of Enterprise Holdings for Corporate Leadership. There will be a silent auction and reception at 5:30 p.m. and a dessert reception and dancing at 8:45 p.m. Black Tie Attire is preferred. Reservations are requested. For more information, call 412-227-4802.