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Let’s Move Pittsburgh at PLEA

Let’s Move Pittsburgh — modeled after First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move! national campaign to raise awareness about the benefits of healthy foods, increased exercise and decreased screen time for children—is a program of Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and a collaborative effort of organizations in Southwestern Pennsylvania committed to

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PLEA at the Veterans Resource Fair

On Friday, November 12, the Compeer Program took part in a Veterans Resource Fair hosted by Family Services of Western PA. Many community agencies offering services to area veterans participated in this event held at the Alle-Kiski Heritage Museum located in Tarentum. Our Compeer program, which recently launched Compeer CORPS

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Cooking Together at PLEA

The PLEA School Program was awarded a grant from Fit United. In collaboration with our wellness program, nutritionist, Nick Fischer, presented a program for the kids and their parents. Together, they made stir fry and then had the chance to enjoy the tasty results of their efforts. A fun and

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Maureen McCullum, our School and Partial Hospital Director, has accepted a position with another agency.  We would like to thank her for her years of service to PLEA, especially to our children and their families.  We wish her the very best as she begins this new chapter in her life. Inquiries about

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Support PLEA’s Team in the Pittsburgh Marathon

Join PLEA, a participating organization in the Pittsburgh Marathon, May 3, 2015! Be part of a community that has raised over 6 million dollars to date for local and national non-profit organizations. Whether you would like to run yourself, sponsor another runner, or just join the team as a general

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