For nearly a century, Life’sWork has made a difference in the lives of many of our fellow citizens.

Since our founding in 1927, more than 100,000 individuals of all ages with disabilities or other employment barriers have utilized our services to achieve independence and self-sufficiency.

Today, we serve over 2,000 clients a year ranging from youth as young as 14 to adults.

We successfully place over 75% of the individuals using our services in competitive employment annually.

Methods of Support

Your gift to Life’sWork allows people with disabilities to follow their dreams and live the life that they choose.


There are many ways to support our programs and services:

Annual Fund (leadership recognition)

Monthly giving

Amazon Smile

  • AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service.
  • Support us by starting your shopping at smile.amazon.com and selecting Life’sWork of Western PA
  • Amazon donates 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to our organization

Sponsoring/attending special events

Two special events per year with opportunities to attend and/support in a variety of ways.

  • Annual Spring Gala
  • Annual Golf Invitational

Giving Assistant

  • Join Giving Assistant to start donating 3-30% of online purchases from stores like Home Depot (3%), Bed Bath & Beyond (10%), and JC Penney (3%).

Gifts in honor or memory of

A donation to Life’sWork of Western PA is a thoughtful way to honor someone who has devoted a portion of their lives to individuals with disabilities.

If you would like to make a gift in honor of or in memory of an individual, and would like an acknowledgment sent, please include that when making your online donation or write the name and address on a separate piece of paper and mail it in with your gift.

Workplace giving

  • Combined Federal Campaign (CFC) #68217
  • Double Your Donation – An easy way to double your contribution is through employee giving programs. Many corporations match employee donations (or the tax deductible component of your membership) to our organization. To find out if your company offers a matching gift, please contact us at …. or fill out the form here. 

Thank you for Donating

Your gift will help ensure our ability to empower those with barriers to employment.

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