The Purple Cat was founded in 2003 to offer day-program alternatives for adults. Clients participate in a wide range of vocational functions, creative projects and classes that develop daily-living skills. The goal is to prompt each individual to achieve his or her potential. The Purple Cat motto is “Work hard, be kind and have fun!”
Happy Halloween! (10/31/23)
We had a fun-filled weekend with the MCBDD softball game & Pabstolutely 16! (9/15/23, 9/16/23)
The Feral Cats returned to the Canfield Fair after four years! (9/2/23)
The Feral Cats dropped their new album 9 Lives @ Westside Bowl! (7/22/23)~Available on all streaming platforms~
A Day at the Ballpark! (7/19/23)
The Mahoning Valley Ulster Project spent a day at our farm! (7/14/23)
Purple Cat takes on Kennywood! (6/29/23)
The Feral Cats performed at Fairhaven’s Spring Fling! (5/19/23)
Our Pearl St. location volunteers weekly @ the soup kitchen!
Our woodshop crew chippin’ away at new projects!
We plunged right into Kalahari Waterpark and had a blast! (4/13/23)
Can you help our swan @ Farmer Casey’s Ranch find his soulmate?
Radar’s Community Spotlight had president of JAC Management, Eric Ryan, in the studio! 3/30/23
Purple Cat volunteered at the 9th Annual Veterans of the Valley Luncheon presented by MCBDD! 3/24/23
The Feral Cats brought down the house @ Magic Tree! 3/17/23
St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2023! 3/12/23
Thanks for the fun, Youngstown Phantoms! 3/8/23
The Feral Cats/Golden String Benefit @ Draught House was rockin’! 3/2/23
The Golden String Bowling Banquet. 2/8/23.
Radar’s Community Corner had Rick Deak, the Chief Information Officer of Youngstown & member of The Vindy’s! (2/7/23)
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Our Christmas party was a joyous way to end 2022! (with a special appearance from Santa Claus)
Holiday Hoopla hosted by our Boardman location was a jolly good time!
Check out the most recent PCTV News interviews with members of Golden String Radio & The Feral Cats! Just click on the link below!
Purple Cat @ Phelps St. supports Second Harvest Food Bank of the Mahoning Valley during the Thanksgiving holiday!
Happy Halloween from The Feral Cats @ Gallagher’s Lunch Bucket!
Guy D’Astolfo stopped in the studio for an interview w/ Radar on Community Corner! Guy writes for The Business Journal of Youngstown.
It was a great day for fishin’ at Golden String’s annual Fishing Derby held October 1 @ Farmer Casey’s Ranch!
Our first yoga class instructed by the awesome KJ!
Pabstolutely 15 with The Feral Cats @ The Royal Oaks!(8/27/22)
What a great day for baseball! Purple Cat roots for the home team at the Pirates game!
The Feral Cats rocked the Greater Youngstown Italian Fest! (8/5/22)
The Feral Cats kick off the 2022 Greater Youngstown Italian Fest on Friday, August 5 @ 11:30AM!
Radar’s Community Spotlight! – Richie from Penguin City Beer stopped in the studio for an interview with radio DJ Radar (7/28/22)
Local family collaborates with Birdfish Brewing Co. & Golden String to create Vail’s Ale – a beer with proceeds benefiting local organizations that work with persons with disabilities.
Purple Cat clients work on original art for label!
Purple Cat teams with YMCA-Boardman for client art exhibit!
Exhibit & sale run through the end of July.
Vermilion Lake House Trip!
Golden String’s 19th Annual Drive for the Disabled Golf Outing was a hole-in-one! (6/10/22)
Fun at Camp!
The Feral Cats brought down the house @ Gallagher’s Lunch Bucket on 5/18!
2022 Neverland-themed Purple Cat Prom was a blast!
Radar’s Community Corner!
Radar’s Community Corner!
The Scratching Post – April 2022 _ Issue #15