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There was lots of food, fun, and laughter at the PULSE holiday party. Chaska, Jenna, Abe, and Kevin had the PULSE Beatty House all decorated for Christmas and ready to host 19 PULSE participants and staff for the afternoon. This special seminar time started off with a delicious lunch of Chinese food, and then moved...
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PULSE’s second Alternative Gift Market was a great success! Despite the rainy weather, the market was bursting full of people shopping for local, handmade gifts. Ten vendors sold their beautiful handmade pottery, jewelry, pillows, scarves, journals, paper cranes, and artwork. After browsing the vendors, Gift Market visitors donned holiday gear and struck a pose at the Photo Booth! The...
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On the evening of November 5, the PULSErs welcomed the nine wonderful Repair the World Pittsburgh fellows to the PULSE Stanton House for a potluck. This was a great opportunity to meet new friends doing a similar volunteer program in Pittsburgh. There was lots of laughter, good conversation, homemade bread (thanks Jess!), and asparagus wrapped in bacon. Looking forward...
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There’s nothing like a beautiful fall day at the farm! On Wednesday, October 29, the PULSErs got out of the city for a fun seminar at Trax Farms. The afternoon started with a hayride around the property. Next up was a tour of the store, an apple washing and sorting demonstration, and a lesson on...
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PULSE had a successful workday on Saturday, October 18, thanks to our PMADD volunteers! Teams of volunteers tackled projects at three different locations. The PULSE Stanton House crew gave the beautiful interior woodwork a much-needed polish, installed rain barrels, painted, and worked on weeding and pruning in the yard. Current PULSEr Lindsey Waugaman led another group...
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This year’s fall retreat was a great success. The PULSErs stayed at Laurelville Mennonite Church Center and had a wonderful time. Activities included card games, reflection, and a beautiful hike at Ohiopyle State Park!  
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AMANDA DUNCAN JOINS PULSE! PULSE is pleased to announce the hiring of Amanda Duncan.  Amanda began serving as the Program Coordinator for PULSE on August 12th, 2014. As program coordinator, Amanda will coordinate all aspects of the PULSE program, including orientation, seminar and retreats.  In addition, she will develop PULSE’s outreach efforts, including volunteer and alumni opportunities. Amanda Duncan...
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REBECCA DYCK JOINS PULSE FOR A SECOND YEAR! PULSE is pleased to announce that Rebecca Dyck will be joining PULSE in the office for a Second Year.  Rebecca will begin serving as the Marketing and Outreach Associate for PULSE on August 12th, 2014. As marketing and outreach associate, Rebecca will coordinate all aspects of PULSE’s marketing and outreach, including...
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NAOMI TANNENBAUM JOINS PULSE! PULSE is please to announce the hiring of Naomi Tannenbaum.  Naomi began serving as the Office Administrator for PULSE on July 15th, 2014. As office administator, Naomi will oversee operations of the PULSE office; including office administration, maintaining financial records and procedures, and supporting fundraising efforts. Naomi Tannenbaum is a Pennsylvania native, who for over...
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We are pleased to have the following individuals joining us for the 2014-2015 year: JENNA BARON (Wilkes Barre, PA/ University of Pittsburgh ’13) Jenna Baron is no stranger to region, having spent her college years at the University of Pittsburgh. She studied Anthropology, with a minor in Global Studies and African Studies. During her time in...
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