100+ Men Who Care Pittsburgh

100+ Men Who Care Pittsburgh

         In January 2017, Rick Malik and Kirk Vogel co-founded the 100+ Men Who Care Pittsburgh chapter.  This is a group of men who care about local causes, and they work to make a BIG impact in the community.    [Read more…]

Mover & Shaker of the Month: Heather Shuker

 “When you brighten a child’s life, you brighten a family’s, which in turn  strengthens families during difficult times.” – Heather Shuker 

          Wexford resident Heather Shuker knows what it is like to brighten a child’s life.  She is the mother of a beautiful, young lady.  Hannah just celebrated her 15th birthday this past April.  For her, every birthday is a milestone.  Hannah has severe intractable epilepsy and has suffered from well over 100,000 seizures since she was four months old.  [Read more…]

Mover & Shaker of the Month: Chandler Carranza

        On March 8, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) kicked off its ninth annual Man & Woman of the Year campaign (MWOY).  The contest will run until May 19.  This year, there are a total of nine candidates (three men and six women) in the running.  One of those vying for the title is illustrious local philanthropist Chandler Carranza.  [Read more…]

Mover & Shaker of the Month

Lindsay Wagerer – Founder of Linda’s Court Memorial Fundraiser – Score A Cure for MS 

          Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic disease that attacks the central nervous system. It affects the brain, spinal cord and optic nerves.  Mars Township resident, Lindsay Wagerer, 36, is quite familiar with this debilitating disease since her mother was diagnosed with MS.  It was an ailment her mother lived with for 29 years. [Read more…]

Mover & Shaker of the Month: Casey Foreaker 

By: Paula Green 

        Cranberry Township resident Casey Foreaker is woman who believes in commitment. She was on the Jan. 11, 2016, cover of People magazine. Foreaker was featured for losing half of her body weight.  “My starting weight was 220 pounds; I was at Lane Bryant store trying on clothes, and I decided I was done being overweight. I walked into Weight Watchers and started my journey. I got down to a goal weight of 115 pounds! I still follow Weight Watchers today, and I exercise six days a week,” Foreaker said.   [Read more…]