Emmaus is planning its first 5k event, and we need your help! Are you a runner, a planner, or maybe just someone who wants to lend a helping hand to a good cause? Join our 5k planning committee! No particular experience necessary–just a willingness to lend your time and skills to support our mission. Help […]
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!
If you are wondering about the transition to adulthood for a child with a disability or mental health issue, come join us at the first ever Children and Youth Disability and Mental Health Summit sponsored by Rep. Dan Miller on March 5th at Beth El Congregation. Emmaus will be one of more than 90 organizations […]
Did you know that Allegheny County now has a registry to provide emergency responders with important information about people with special needs? Once the person is registered, the information provided will appear on the screen when an emergency call is made from the person’s home. Any county resident who may require additional assistance due to special […]
As we gear up for the Emmaus Kentucky Gala & 25th Anniversary Celebration, to be held on May 3, 2014 at the Pittsburgh Fairmont, we’re kicking off our annual “Win! Place! Show!” raffle! Tickets are available at the $50, $100, and $200 level, and the prizes are fantastic! From high end hotel getaways to Bed […]
Emmaus is preparing to open its newest home later this month, and we’re very excited for all that we have to look forward to in 2014! We just wanted to take a moment to say thank you to all of you. Your contributions–of home goods from our wish list, of money, of time–make it possible […]
Emmaus is turning 25 this year! We’re having a party–and you’re invited! Join us at the Emmaus Kentucky Derby Gala & 25th Anniversary Celebration on May 3, 2014 at the Pittsburgh Fairmont for an evening of dinner, dance, and fun. We’ll be commemorating our past, celebrating our present, and funding our future! In order to […]
Now is your chance to nominate someone for the 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 served. Someone who never stops giving of themselves, as Ken never stopped giving of himself. Visit […]
Special thanks to our regular volunteers from St. Paul’s Seminary, who come out and spend time with the Emmaus residents. Your friendship means a lot to us!
Our next Emmaus Community Night will be held on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 7 pm at the Prince of Peace Parish Hall in the South Side! Community Nights are an opportunity for the residents, friends, board members, volunteers, and staff of Emmaus to gather for a time of fellowship and sharing. Community Nights generally include […]
Thank you to the students from North Allegheny High School who came out to volunteer with our residents in January!