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Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh Black & Gold Club

Announcing Our Winners!

Congratulations to the following December winners in the Emmaus Black & Gold Club: Two Florida State vs. Pitt men’s Basketball Tix: Linda Hippert Gift certificate for Over the Bar Bicycle Cafe (North Park or Southside): Diane Wojdowski Gift certificate for Prantl’s Bakery: Regina Fichter Set of 2015 Pittsburgh Dining Cards: Catherine Rosso Interested in joining […]

Business Referral Network Gets a Taste of Emmaus!

The South Side Business Referral Network joined us for breakfast at Emmaus on November 6th. Members had the opportunity to learn more about Emmaus and ways that we can partner to fulfill our mission. We also enjoyed hearing about all the great things happening with other member businesses! Special thanks to the BRN for your […]

Emmaus Kicks Off the Holidays

Emmaus kicked off the holiday season last week with a FANTASTIC Thanksgiving Celebration in the South Side! Nearly 200 residents, staff, volunteers, family members, and friends joined us for a feast of turkey, stuffing, and all the fixings! We also showed our thanks for all the gifts that Emmaus has received this year by giving […]

In the News This Week

Check out these links for the latest news related to the intellectual and developmental disability community! 10/5/14: Paralympian speaks at Disability Pride dinner in Pittsburgh (Trib) 10/6/14: National Disabilities Employment Awareness Summit (PA Homepage) 10/8/14: Disability Employment Summit: October 13-15 (The Almanac) 10/8/14: Variety’s My Bike program expands throughout the state (WBOY) 10/8/14: October is […]

Thank You to Green Apple Barter Services!

Thank you to Green Apple Barter Services for inviting Emmaus to participate as one of six featured charities at last night’s Green Apple Trade Show! Emmaus had the opportunity to help Green Apple members learn more about our mission, and all proceeds from admission and raffles at the event benefitted Emmaus and the other charities […]

In the News This Week

Check out these links for the latest news related to the intellectual and developmental disability community! 9/1/14: Trac Fabrication all-terrain wheelchairs open world for disabled (TribLive) 9/2/14: Families, advocates react to low wages for people with disabilities (New Pittsburgh Courier) 9/2/14: Schumer backs bill for savings plan to help adults and families of children with […]

Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh Black & Gold Club

Announcing Our September Winners

Congratulations to the following September winners in the Emmaus Black & Gold Club: Two loaded value tickets for the Pirates vs. Brewers game on September 21st: Frank Gaudio A $50 giftcard for Darden Restaurants: John Rosso Four tickets to see the Pennsylvania Rebellion play in the 2015 season: Moira Monk A fleece blanket handmade by […]

Celebrating Our Direct Support Professionals

September 7th kicks off National Direct Support Professional Recognition Week! At Emmaus, we seek to ensure the highest quality of life for every resident and individual we serve, and no one has a bigger impact on quality of life than our Direct Support Professionals! We appreciate them each and every day!   Do you want […]

In the News This Week

Check out these links for the latest news related to the intellectual and developmental disability community! 8/18/14: Adults with ASD Choose to Become Small Business Owners (Autism Daily Newscast) 8/25/14: Allegheny County to Offer Financial Helping Hand to Some Group Home Residents (Post-Gazette) 8/25/14: People with Down Syndrome are Pioneers in Alzheimer’s Research (NPR) 8/26/14: […]