Stepping Out For Slaven fundraiser planned in memory of 23-year-old

Stepping Out For Slaven fundraiser planned in memory of 23-year-old

View the article on Vindy.com: vindy.com/stepping-out-for-slaven By EMMALEE C. TORISK STRUTHERS Adrienne Mowry won’t soon forget the kindness that Justin Slaven routinely extended toward everyone he encountered, especially those with physical disabilities. “Even though he was disabled himself, he always wanted to help others,” said Mowry, who knew Justin through her work with the…

Festival on Phelps Saturday, May 31

Festival on Phelps Saturday, May 31

Festival on Phelps is Saturday, May 31 from noon to 6 p.m. on Phelps St. in Downtown Youngstown. Our goal is to highlight the wonderful businesses on Phelps Street in Downtown Youngstown. Proceeds from the event will benefit The Rich Center for Autism. Festival Goers can expect live entertainment, a family friendly environment, special crafts/demonstrations,…

An adventure in Pittsburgh!

An adventure in Pittsburgh!

On Wednesday, April 30th, a few of us ventured out to the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, PA. This museum holds artifacts and specimens from all over the world, demonstrating how the human culture has evolved from ancient to modern times. As the focus of the museum this month is dinosaurs, our clients…

Hello!!

Hello!!

Happy spring everyone! My name is Liz and I’ve been an instructor at the Purple Cat since 2008. Having worked in several areas of our day program over the years, I have had the honor of meeting some of the most unique, heart-warming, and brilliant people! While providing a variety of exciting educational and vocational…