LEAD Pittsburgh was the featured nonprofit at the Rivers Club “Wednesday Night Live” Jazz event on May 9, 2018. Jazz singer Jessica Lee brought together LEAD, local artist Julie Shymansky, and amazing jazz musicians and guest singers for an evening of art and music, giving LEAD the opportunity to raise awareness and educate those in attendance about depression, knowing the signs, and resilience.
On February 24, 2018 the Allegheny County Medical Society Foundation recognized LEAD Pittsburgh by awarding our organization the Benjamin Rush Community Organization Award at their “Celebration of Excellence” Gala.
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on April 12th at 6:30pm at the Oakland Starbucks on Forbes and Atwood for a discussion about the “asking your feelings to tea”. Through the discussion, we will learn more about how to look our feelings in the eye and the necessary and informative role that emotions play in our lives.
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on March 20th at 6:30pm at the Oakland Starbucks on Forbes and Atwood for a discussion about the Drive to Motivate. Through the discussion, we will learn more about how to find what makes us go and how to help others do the same.
LEAD just hosted its eighth Coffee and Connect, which discussed how to manage stress in the face of difficult transitions. Here are some of the takeaways from the event:
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on November 3rd at 6:30pm at the Oakland Starbucks on Forbes & Atwood for a discussion on becoming a “transition magician.” Through the discussion, we hope to learn how to decrease anxiety when faced with difficult transitions.
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on April 21st at 6:30pm at the Starbucks on Forbes & Atwood for a discussion about cleaning out the mental cobwebs in our mind. Through the discussion, we hope to tap into the spirit of spring cleaning to bolster our mental health.
Join LEAD Pittsburgh on March 10th at 6:30pm at the Amos Hall Starbucks on Fifth Avenue for a discussion about the inner motivations that drive our outward behaviors. Through the discussion, we hope to learn more about healthy ways to get what we want out of life.