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United Way’s Day of Caring


This great group of volunteers from Mine Safety Appliances, Murrysville office, painted our Work Activity Center today. It was part of the United Way’s “Day of Caring” participation and each one of them went above & beyond caring! We made some new friends and I think that they may have made a few friends too. … Continue reading United Way’s Day of Caring

A-Team Pennsylvania


We hosted our first meeting of A-Team Pennsylvania yesterday at WCBA in Greensburg. More than 25 staff members from a dozen pre-vocational providers came together to form this new mission for disabled workers. Vincent M. Loose, President & CEO of UniqueSource, was our guest speaker. See the A-Team Photo Album for additional event coverage. Here is a little … Continue reading A-Team Pennsylvania

David Marks Honored with UniqueSource Achievement Award


On June 13 UniqueSource® Products & Services (UniqueSource) hosted an evening filled with inspiration during the Embrace the Abilities Dinner, which also served as the organization’s 60th Anniversary celebration. A highlight of the event was the recognition of 25 outstanding Pennsylvania workers who were honored with UniqueSource Achievement Awards for the exceptional character they demonstrate … Continue reading David Marks Honored with UniqueSource Achievement Award

WCBA Charity Event for Orlando Tragedy Victims


In light of the recent tragedy in Orlando, Florida our Adult Training Facility individuals have requested to hold a Bake Sale/Lunch with all proceeds being donated to the victims and families. This charity event will be held on Friday, June 24th from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Westmoreland County Blind Association parking lot … Continue reading WCBA Charity Event for Orlando Tragedy Victims

Employee of the Year Award Nominee


Congratulations to our colleague, Clyde Bittner on being nominated for the 2016 Peter J. Salmon Employee of the Year Award. Each year, National Industries for the Blind (NIB) honors an individual who is blind and employed in NIB’s network of associated nonprofit agencies. Clyde was nominated based upon his qualifications and accomplishments measured by criteria … Continue reading Employee of the Year Award Nominee

Visions of Springtime


Thanks to everyone who attended this year’s fundraiser! There was some nice coverage of the event at “TribLive – Out and About“. Put away those coats, hats & gloves! Dust off those dancing shoes! And join us for an entertaining evening at the Westmoreland County Blind Association’s Visions of Springtime! Date: Friday, April 15 Time:
 6:00 p.m. … Continue reading Visions of Springtime