Emmaus was profiled in the South Pittburgh Reporter for its work toward creating warm and family-like holiday experiences in the Emmaus homes. See the full article in the South Pittsburgh Reporter here. Excerpt: “Emmaus is committed to building community with our residents, staff, volunteers, supporters, and neighbors. We do it with intention, and this is never more […]
Emmaus has been recognized by many local media outlets for its work with people with intellectual disabilities and autism over the years. Follow our latest press releases and media coverage here.
Emmaus residents Sharay and Sidria were featured in the Tribune-Review’s daily slide show for their “spirited” finish at the 2015 Emmaus Spirit Run! See the photo here, slide #7.
Emmaus resident Denise Tedesco was featured in the Tribune-Review for her volunteer work with Goodwill’s Community NOW program. See the full article in the Tribune-Review here.
Emmaus Executive Director Karen Jacobsen and Board Member/Capital Campaign Co-Chair Butch Santicola were interviewed on the Rob Pratte show in April. Listen to the full interview below.
“The Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014. In May, they did so with the help of key community members and elected officials at the Emmaus Kentucky Derby Gala & 25th Anniversary Celebration. “More than 250 people gathered in the ballroom of the Pittsburgh Fairmont on May 3rd to join in commemorating Emmaus’s 25 years […]
Lisa Freeman, from the Pittsburgh Examiner Style Column, joined us at the Emmaus Kentucky Derby Gala on May 3rd at the Pittsburgh Fairmont to cover the event. Read the full article here, check out her slide show, and find out who she deemed “Best Dressed!”
Emmaus is pleased to announce the winner of the 2014 Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service: Commander Scott Schubert. The award is given annually to someone who has shown by their actions that they serve the way Emmaus co-founder Ken Wagner served–with great humility and dedication to helping others. Commander Schubert was chosen by the […]
The Nonprofit Times has named Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh as one of the 50 best nonprofits to work for in the country! Emmaus ranked as #21 amongst the nonprofits who received the honor and was #8 out of 25 in the “Medium-sized Nonprofit” category. The judges base their decisions on an analysis of the organization’s […]
The committee for the Ken Wagner Award for Outstanding Service is now accepting nominations for the 2014 award. For more information about the criteria and how to submit a nomination, see the full article in the South Pittsburgh Reporter here.
Following ten years of service to the Emmaus Community of Pittsburgh as the chairman of the Board of Directors, Tim Noca will be stepping down as chair and handing the position over to David Matesic, owner of the South Side-based construction business Matcon Diamond. An article about the changeover in leadership was published in the South Pittsburgh […]