We need to prepare for the worst and hope for the best. With that in mind, the Westmoreland County Blind Association will be hosting meetings on February 8th to determine what action is needed to have the Commonwealth revise their “Proposed Changes” for individuals with an intellectual disability. What will be discussed? Update information on … Continue reading Important Meetings Regarding ODP
PLEASE take time to comment on Proposed Changes that the Commonwealth is planning to make on individuals with an intellectual disability. These changes will eliminate an individual’s CHOICE on where they want to work. The deadline to comment is January 17, 2017. Here is the information that you can use to comment on … Continue reading Action Needed – My Work, My Choice
In celebration of #GivingTuesday please consider making a donation to the WCBA. Your gift will help support our efforts of employment, advocacy, assistance, awareness and independence! It is through the kindness of our friends and neighbors that the WCBA mission endures! Visit Ways To Give to see how you can help.
Thanks to the District 14-E Lions Club (Westmoreland County) who recently donated a check to the Westmoreland County Blind Association in the amount of $3,240 for equipment needed in our Work Activity Center! Our Shredding Department has many options to fit your document or hard drive destruction needs. Whether you are a large company, small … Continue reading Lions Club Donation
We are in need of volunteers for answering telephones and/or stuffing envelopes for our direct mailing projects. The work would be performed during our business hours of 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Shifts are very flexible and based on your preferred days and times. Contact Rebecca Labuda, Human Resources Coordinator at 724-837-1250 ext 14 to … Continue reading Volunteers Needed
Save the date for Visions of Springtime, an entertaining evening with the Westmoreland County Blind Association! Date: Friday, February 24 Time: 6:00 p.m. Location: Greensburg Country Club Price: $50 per person RSVP: 724-837-1250 ext 12 We’ll have a pasta bar, heavy hors d’oeuvres and cash bar along with excellent gift baskets and raffles. Entertainment provided by HitPlay 304. … Continue reading 2017 Visions of Springtime
We have a variety of sponsorships available for the WCBA’s “Visions of Springtime” fundraiser! The participation of businesses and individuals is critical to the success of our annual gala and greatly appreciated. Please consider showing your support by choosing an advertising package or by donating items used for raffle prizes. Use this link or download … Continue reading Sponsorship Opportunities – Visions of Springtime
September is Hunger Action Month. The WCBA participated in the campaign to lend a hand to the Westmoreland County Food Bank. Non-perishable items were collected from employees to help their cause, “Ending Hunger Here at Home”. Visit the Facebook photo album to see more.
Want to learn more about the WCBA and see what we’ve been up to this past year? You can click the image below to download our annual report!
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