Emmaus is rooted in the idea of individuals with an without disabilities sharing their lives. Our volunteer program helps to foster relationships between Emmaus residents and members of the greater community, with a goal of mutual growth. Thank you to all of the volunteers who have been a part of our Community in February, including: […]
We’re always busy at Emmaus! We want to keep you up-to-date about what’s happening at the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh. You can follow our Community happenings here on the website, by following us on Facebook and Twitter, and by signing up for our e-mail and mailing lists. Thanks for your interest. We hope to see you at an Emmaus event soon!
Get ready for the 7th Annual Emmaus Kentucky Derby Gala, to be held on May 2, 2015 at the Fairmont Hotel-Pittsburgh! This is going to be our biggest and best Gala yet! Tickets and sponsorships are now available! Sponsorship opportunities include: “Spirit of Community” 2015 Annual Sponsor Kentucky Derby Gala Event Sponsor Kentucky Derby Gala […]
Emmaus had a great Community Night on Thursday night! Residents, staff members, and friends gathered for an evening of sharing and fun. Seminarian Tony Costantino led the group in a reflection on the meaning of Lent and then everyone participated in an activity of committing to one kind thing we can do for others […]
On January 23, CORO Pittsburgh awarded the Immigrants & Internationals Advisory Council the Distinguished Organizational Leadership Award. Emmaus’ Director of Community Relations, MiRan Surh, represents Emmaus on the council, and we are thrilled that they have been recognized for their good work in the community! Visit the event site for photos from the celebration!
We are now accepting nominations for the 2015 Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service. The Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service is given annually to someone who has shown by their actions that they serve as Emmaus co-founder Ken Wagner served, without judging others or thinking of his own needs and wants. Someone who never stops […]
The Pilot Club of Pittsburgh has chosen Emmaus as a beneficiary of its “Pick Me Ups” program. Through the “Pick Me Ups” program, the Pilot Club provides acts of kindness to people who are in caregiving roles in the community. The Pilot Club will be providing each Emmaus staff member with a box of their […]
Emmaus recently partnered with Global Links, a local medical relief organization, to collect walkers and other assistive mobility devices for those in need. We appreciate the work Global Links is doing to increase accessibility, both in Pittsburgh and in the greater global community! Do you have an idea about how you might be able to […]
The Emmaus Penguins Ticket Raffle is here! We’re raffling off four tickets and a parking pass for the Penguins vs. Blues game on March 24th. These seats are located in the Captain Morgan’s Club–ON THE GLASS! The drawing will be held on March 18th, and the requested donation is $5.00 per ticket. For more information […]
Thank you to Complete Chiropractic Health for raising $10,000 to support the Emmaus Community in 2014 and raising awareness about our mission amongst its clients! We are very grateful for this gift and all the ways CCH has been a friend to Emmaus! Do you know a local business that might be interested in partnering […]
The 2014 Emmaus Annual Report is now available online. Click here to check it out and learn more about Emmaus!