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ZEN CENTER OF PITTSBURGH

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The Zen Center of Pittsburgh, Deep Spring Temple is a Soto Zen Buddhist temple and community center situated on 12 acres of rural land in the borough of Bell Acres, Sewickley, PA.
All of the services such as meditation, study groups, etc. we offer the community are now held virtually since we have been taking measures to stem the spread of the pandemic.

Volunteers can help in many ways :

  • Gardening, land conservation, site planning, construction, woodworking, trail maintenance are appreciated. Cooking help is always welcome.
  • If you would like to bring a volunteer group, let us know. We can set something up that works with your group’s interests and abilities. We can include an introduction to Zen.
  • Video editing, library cataloging, website and social media updates

There are many ways to provide much needed service to the community.

More opportunities with ZEN CENTER OF PITTSBURGH

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About ZEN CENTER OF PITTSBURGH

Location:

124 WILLOW RIDGE RD, SEWICKLEY, PA 15143, US

Mission Statement

The mission of the Zen Center of Pittsburgh, Deep Spring Temple is to provide for the Transmission of the Buddha’s teachings and to preserve the Soto Zen Lineage through the practice and study of Soto Zen Buddhism. ZCP is first and foremost a place in support of The Three Treasures: Buddha, Dharma, and Sangha by emphasizing the importance of both lay practice and priest training.

Description

ZCP is committed to develop and maintain a sustainable membership based organization for the purpose of:

  • Soto Zen Practice and Study for both lay members and Novice/Trainee Priests
  • Soto Zen Religious Services and Events
  • Educational and Cultural Programs and events that serve to nurture balance and harmony in the lives of individuals and the Community-at-large.
Community
Faith-Based

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

124 Willow Ridge RoadSewickley, PA 15143

(40.6002,-80.17477)
 

SKILLS

  • Construction
  • Gardening
  • Donor Management
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • IT Consulting

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-3 hour time slots for onsite opportunities
  • Aligned with the Zen Center's values to nurture balance and harmony in the lives of individuals and the Community-at-large.

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