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Bob’s Discount Furniture Makes Contribution to Community Options’ Children Home in Pittsburgh

April 2, 2021 | Press Release.pdf

Pittsburgh, PA– Community Options, Inc. in Pittsburgh recently received a donation from Bob’s Discount Furniture to provide furniture for the region’s first children’s home.

Community Options operates small, community homes for children and adults with disabilities. These children have spent most of their lives living in a congregate setting and are transitioning to a personalized community-based environment. The home will open later this year and provide supports to two young women with disabilities.

“We are grateful to have Bob Discount Furniture’s continued support as a partner.” said Bridget Haney, Regional Director of Western Pennsylvania for Community Options. “Their donation will have a significant impact on the two young women who will be living in the home.”

The furniture donated is highlighted by multiple bedroom sets and sofas, among other items.  

“Every child deserves a stable and loving home to help support their growth and matriculation.” said Lindsay Ruszcyk, Director of Community Outreach for Bob’s Discount Furniture. “Bob’s Discount Furniture recognizes the invaluable resources that Community Options provides to its residents and we are honored to donate furniture. We hope this donation will help create a nurturing environment for residents and staff for years to come.”

Community Options in Pittsburgh provides housing and employment supports to over 100 people with disabilities. Nationally, Community Options supports over 4,000 people across ten states.

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About Community Options, Inc.:

For over 30 years, Community Options has developed housing and employment supports for people with disabilities – serving thousands of people from over 50 offices across 10 states. Community Options provides advocacy assistance to empower people with disabilities because all people – regardless of ability level – should live and work in the community with dignity, choice and self-determination. For more information, please visit our website: www.comop.org and to follow along with the #AllItTakes campaign, search #AllItTakes on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.