From celebrating Thanksgiving as a Community to creating together at Painting with a Twist to spending time with our volunteers or the puppies from the Butler County Humane Society, the Emmaus residents have been enjoying all the gifts of Fall! We hope that all of our friends and supporters have a great Thanksgiving!
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!
The Emmaus team has been working hard to connect with the greater community and further our mission through friendships and partnerships throughout the region. Recently, you may have seen us at the West PACS Job & Internship Fair, the University of Pittsburgh Volunteer Fair, the Greater Pittsburgh Non-profit Partnership’s Non-profit Summit, and the Rehabilitation and […]
The Emmaus Spirit Run 5k and 1 Mile Fun Walk is coming up on October 17, 2015 at the South Shore Riverfront Park! Registration is now open! This year’s event will feature additional prizes for best costume and highest fundraiser! We hope to see you there! REGISTER NOW!
Emmaus Golf Classic: JULY 6th (ANNOUNCING THE EMMAUS 150 RAFFLE!) The 20th Annual Emmaus Golf Classic: A Liberty Mutual Invitational will be held on July 6, 2015 at Oakmont Country Club! We hope to see you there! Participation includes lunch at the Clubhouse, a day of golf on the same course as the 2016 U.S. Open, […]
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: […]
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 […]