Life’sWork presents our 96th Anniversary Bowtie and Pearls Gala

Please join us on October 6, 2023, for an evening of elegance and excitement at the beautifulCircuit Center and Ballroom by the Fluted Mushroom to advance our mission of making liveswork better. You can expect a cocktail hour, fine dining, performances, auctions, fundraisers, anopen bar, and more as we raise money to support our mission, […]

Meet Jaymie!

About Jaymie Life’s Work is much more than providing clients a place for assembly, kitting, and mailing jobs. It is about finding your inner passion, jump-starting your ambition, and ultimately finding yourself within society. One extraordinary Life’sWork client, Jaymie, demonstrates a great example of what our mission is all about. Beginning with our youth program, […]

Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC)

Life’sWork of Western PA has become an Educational Improvement Organization supported by the Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program (EITC). Through this program, a donation to Life’sWork can provide your company with a tax credit of 75% for a one-year commitment and 90% for a two-year commitment. These tax credits are a dollar for dollar reduction […]

Spread Holiday Cheer!

Spread Holiday Cheer

The holidays are the time to: • reflect on the past year • give thanks for the blessings in your life • donate to your favorite charity • send cards to friends and loved ones By purchasing holiday cards, featuring artwork from Life’s Work Clients, you can complete the above list in one full swoop. […]

Life’sWork Board Members | 2021-2024

On July 1, 2021, and November 1, 2021, Life’sWork welcomed a total of 11 new board members to begin their three-year term! They are: They are: Patriece Thompson, director of investor relations for the Allegheny Conference on Community Development; Jennifer Pannill, manager of recruitment and employer branding for Covestro, LLC.; Diann Donaldson, owner of Jazzy Boutique and […]

Celebrating 1 Year in Our South Side Location!

On August 10, 2020 (one year ago today), Life’sWork of Western PA moved from our previous Forbes Avenue location into a new facility located in Pittsburgh’s South Side. Our new location was renovated to have a light, open feel and has allowed us to offer a welcoming space for clients that work in the facility […]

Looking Back: 2021 Client Celebration Picnic

We are taking the time this week to look back at our 2021 Client Celebration, an annual event in which we honor the hard work and milestone anniversaries of the clients that Life’sWork of Western PA serves! This year was especially meaningful to our clients, who missed out on a year’s worth of celebrations, events, […]

31st Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act

This week marks the 31st anniversary of a landmark piece of legislation that outlined the rights and protections for people with disabilities. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law on this day in 1990 and protects individuals with disabilities against discrimination in all areas of public life- including employment. There is so much within […]

John Iskey- A Hero at Life’sWork

A client from our Belle Vernon location has been deemed a hero following a motor vehicle accident this past month. John, an individual employed through Life’sWork’s Direct Facility-Based Employment Services, suffers from seizures and other intellectual disabilities. Though he may be shy at first, his mighty smile and friendly personality let you in on the […]