Foundation

Sharing Social Responsibility Through Wheels And Spokes

This summer, bicycling has been a popular sport at Glade Run Lutheran Services. Aside from the campus construction, perhaps you’ve seen groups of kids zipping by on bike near campus in Zelienople. Throughout the months of June and July, Glade Run’s Foundation Assistant, Michelle Herr, solicited donations of bicycles for...

Community Effort: How to Use Work to Put Mental Health Stigmas to Rest

“Are you ready?” I’m sitting in the passenger seat of a Glade Run vehicle, watching Tara Harvan, the Glade Run Transitions Program Coordinator, help our Transitions students get settled in the car. The students are dressed in their Transitions Program work shirt, ID badge, and mud boots. We are on...

Help us build the first sensory park in our region

  Please consider contributing to Glade Run as we crowd source funding to build the Glade Run Sensory Park & Playground, a unique outdoor play and recreation space designed to meet the sensory needs of children with autism spectrum disorders, but able to be enjoyed by all children and families. For...

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Reports: Zelienople development to be inclusive of those with autism

“Glade Run Lutheran Services is hoping the future apartments at its Zelienople campus will provide a unique neighborhood of tenants who are engaged with their neighbors and community. A portion of the apartments will be designed to meet the sensory needs of young adults with autism. “There is just nothing...