Pittsburgh Steelers’ Stephon Tuitt to Attend Community Options’ Extraordinary Measures Gala
September 27, 2021 | Press Release.pdf
Pittsburgh, PA – Community Options, Inc. today announced that Pittsburgh Steelers defensive end Stephon Tuitt will be attending their Extraordinary Measures Gala at Heinz Field, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on Tuesday, October 12th.
Community Options is a national nonprofit that develops housing and employment programs for people with disabilities. Community Options supports over 5,000 people with disabilities across 10 states.
Tuitt, a former All-American with the University of Notre Dame, will celebrate fellow Notre Dame alumni Megan Crowley as she receives Community Options’ prestigious Betty Pendler Award. Megan earned her bachelor’s from the University of Notre Dame and recently received her master’s degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, overcoming perceived insurmountable disabilities.
“Stephon Tuitt’s displayed passion both on and off the field is an inspiration to all,” said Robert Stack, President and CEO, Community Options. “His compassion for others is a shared trait with our organization, and we are honored to have him in attendance at our Extraordinary Measures Gala as we honor Megan Crowley for her inspiring story of self-determination.”
The Extraordinary Measures Gala will recognize Community Options’ 25 years of continued service in Pittsburgh. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit www.comop.org/events/gala.
(Photo Attached: Stephon Tuitt – Courtesy: ESPN)
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 40 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.