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Morristown’s Cupid’s Chase 5K Run Set for Saturday February 8

January 18, 2020
tapinto.net

January 18, 2020 | tapinto.net MORRISTOWN, NJ – Celebrate Valentine’s Day by running in the 7th Annual Cupid’s Chase 5K. The race, sponsored by Community Options Inc, will take place on Saturday February 8am at 150-152 Speedwell Avenue. All the proceeds from the race go directly towards supporting people with disabilities in New Jersey. Community…

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Cupid’s Chase 5K Feb. 8 at Latrobe Memorial Stadium

January 15, 2020
latrobebulletinnews.com

January 15, 2020 | latrobebulletinnews.com On Saturday, Feb. 8, Community Options will host its 12th annual Cupid’s Chase 5K event in support of people with disabilities. This year’s race will be held at Latrobe Memorial Stadium with all funds raised going to support people with disabilities in the Latrobe region. The race in Latrobe will…

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Caregivers deserve fair wages

December 12, 2019
post-gazette.com

December 12, 2019 | post-gazette.com The Pennsylvania House and Gov. Tom Wolf are working to ensure a sound minimum wage is established, thereby placing Pennsylvania to get in line with other states. I wholeheartedly endorse their efforts but with one significant caveat — that caregivers are paid increased wages. The state provides care to thousands…

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Community Options, Inc. Appoints Tracy Mendola To Lead Its Northern NJ Operations

November 12, 2019
morrisfocus.com

November 12, 2019 | Press Release.pdf | morrisfocus.com | parsippanyfocus.com MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – Community Options, Inc promoted Tracy Mendola to Regional State Director in Northern NJ. Community Options owns and manages housing for persons with developmental disabilities. In this role, she will oversee Morris, Sussex, Essex, Somerset, Bergen, Passaic, Middlesex, and Monmouth Counties. Tracy,…

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Community Options’ Sweeney Awarded NJBIZ CFO of the Year

November 12, 2019
Congrats to @COINATIONAL CFO David Sweeney!

October 30, 2019 | Press Release.pdf | towntopics.com PRINCETON, NJ – David Sweeney, Chief Financial Officer of Community Options, Inc., was awarded the 2019 CFO of the Year Award for Large Nonprofit organization by NJBIZ. Sweeney received the honor at the annual awards breakfast ceremony in Somerset, NJ. “We are fortunate to have David on…

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Greensburg counselor aims to connect clients with disabilities to the community

November 4, 2019
Greensburg counselor aims to connect clients with disabilities to the community

November 4, 2019 | triblive.com Toward the end of his nine years as a certified nursing assistant, Elliott Howe had begun noticing recurring back pain. “I enjoyed it, but I was having a lot of back issues because of the labor,” Howe, 30, of Greensburg, said of his work. About the same time, two of…

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Observer Reporter-Nonprofit leader

October 20, 2019
observer-reporter.com

October 20, 2019 | observer-reporter.com Community Options Inc., a national nonprofit, has appointed Lacie Parker as director of Pennsylvania operations. The organization supports thousands of individuals with disabilities in finding housing and employment appointments, and has a local office in Washington, at 90 W. Chestnut St., Suite 225. Pittsburgh native Robert Stack is president and…

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Community Options appoints new leader

October 20, 2019
COI appointed Lacie Parker as its PA state director

October 20, 2019 | pressenterpriseonline.com | press enterprise.pdf BLOOMSBURG — A non-profit that supports people with disabilities by offering housing and employment has appointed Lacie Parker as its state director, according to a press release. COI appointed Lacie Parker as its PA state director Parker will lead all operations in Pennsylvania, working with housing and…

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Community Options thanks area businesses for welcoming employees with disabilities into their offices.

October 15, 2019
wrcbtv.com

October 15, 2019 | wrcbtv.com Community Options thanks area businesses for welcoming employees with disabilities into their offices. As they say, everyone deserves the right to work. Talking about how much fun we have working with each other every day hopefully you have a great work environment as well part of what makes it a…

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Hallo-yoga class brings spooky stretching to St. Clair Park

October 14, 2019
TribLIVE.com

October 14, 2019 | TribLIVE.com Passersby near St. Clair Park in Greensburg Monday gave a second — maybe a third — look at the Robertshaw Amphitheater, as a gorilla, a super hero and a dinosaur took to the stage. Twisty tricks and Halloween treats were part of Westmoreland County Community Club’s presentation of Hallo-Yoga, an…

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