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Celebrating the Americans with Disabilities Act

July 26th marks the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act! When President George H.W. Bush signed the ADA on July 26, 1990, he said, ““Three weeks ago we celebrated our nation’s Independence Day. Today we’re here to rejoice in and celebrate another ‘independence day,’ one that is long overdue. With today’s signing of […]

Calling All Runners

Registration for the first Emmaus Spirit Run is now open! This event will feature a chipped 5k race and 1k fun walk along the Three Rivers Heritage Trail, with spoooooky festivities (and free massages!) to follow in the South Shore Riverfront Park. Join us! The price is $25 for individuals, $15 for kids 13 & […]

Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service: Giving Back

In May, Commander Scott Schubert was awarded the 2014 Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service for his many contributions to the community. Two anonymous donors have made it possible for us to award each year’s winner with a gift to the charity of their choosing. This year, Commander Schubert chose Our Clubhouse (formerly Gilda’s Club) […]

Resident Highlight: Denise Tedesco

Tabor House resident Denise Tedesco was recently featured in the GoodWORKS newsletter for her involvement with Goodwill’s new Community NOW! program. Through this program, Denise volunteers with local non-profit organizations, including the Brookline Meals on Wheels and the Asbury Heights Assisted Living Facility. We’re very proud of Denise for all the ways she gives back […]

Sponsors Needed!

We’re currently recruiting sponsors for two of our upcoming events: The 19th Annual Emmaus Golf Classic: A Liberty Mutual Invitational and The Spirit Run. Please visit our event websites for more information on our sponsor packages! Any support you can offer makes a big difference to Emmaus! The Emmaus Golf Classic: A Liberty Mutual Invitational […]

Welcoming Our Newest Residential Advisors

Congratulations to Sara Harris and Anthony Bradley, our newest Residential Advisors at the Emmaus Community. Sara and Anthony both bring years of experience as Direct Support Professionals and a great deal of knowledge about our programs and residents. We know they’ll do a great job on our supervisory team!     New residential advisors Sara Harris […]

Fun at the Ball Park!

Thanks to everyone who came out to Emmaus Pirates Night on June 27th for an evening of friends, baseball, and fun!  Everyone had a great time cheering the Pirates on to victory!  Special thanks to the Emmaus Young Professional Advisory Board and co-chair Eric Bowman for hosting the event and to the Sheraton at Station […]

Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh Black & Gold Club

Congratulations to our July winners!

Congratulations to the following July winners in the Emmaus Black & Gold Club: Four tickets for the Pittsburgh Irish Festival: Butch & April Santicola Robert Morris Women’s Basketball Season Tix: Kevin Abraham Gift certificates to Verde and Moio’s Bakery: Ellie McKenzie Four tickets to see the Pennsylvania Rebellion: Colleen Kelley Not a member? Join today! […]

Emmaus Residents Receives Tang Soo Do Prize!

Congratulations to Emmaus resident Frank Crosby, who received a second place trophy at his Tang Soo Do tournament this month! Frank is a black belt and has been studying Tang Soo Do since his youth. We’re very proud of all his accomplishments over the years! Emmaus resident Frank Crosby (center) practices forms with his classmates […]

Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh Black & Gold Club

Announcing June Black & Gold Winners!

Congratulations to the following June winners in the Emmaus Black & Gold Club: Four admission to Phipps Conservatory: Jack Wojdowski Two tickets to the “Dine-In Cinema” at Lattitude 360 & a set of Pittsburgh Dining Cards: Sean Gaudio Four Washington Wild things tickets: Rodney Prystash A “Ruanaidh” book autographed by Art Rooney, Jr.: Jack Rosso ​Not […]