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Chaffin Luhana Foundation Contributing to Efforts to End Alzheimer’s Disease

Estimates are that worldwide, 44 million people are living with Alzheimer’s disease or a similar form of dementia. In the U.S., about 5.5 million people have the disease, and of these, 200,000 have the early-onset form of it. Unfortunately, data […]

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Chaffin Luhana Foundation Helping Animals Find Their Forever Homes

They say that sharing interests helps keep couples together. Turns out that it can also bring people together. Back in 2012, Nick Ferraro was running a pet boarding and training facility called “South Hills Pet Resort,” when a lady named […]

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Baseball Lover Supports Local Inclusive Field Via Chaffin Luhana Donation

The U.S. Census Bureau states that in 2010, about 2.8 million children had a disability in the U.S. In 2006, the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities established that children with “long-term physical, mental, intellectual or sensory […]

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The Chaffin Luhana Foundation Supports Humane Animal Rescue’s “Open-Door Policy”

Statistics from the ASPCA show that 6.5 million animals enter shelters every year. Unfortunately, it’s difficult to find homes for them all, and about 1.5 million have to be euthanized. The good news is that about 3.2 million are adopted […]

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Satchels of Caring Reaches Out to Cancer Patients with Help From the Chaffin Luhana Foundation

The National Cancer Institute states that in 2016, an estimated 1,685,210 new cases of cancer were diagnosed in the United States, with an estimated 595,690 people dying from the disease. Fortunately, the number of people surviving a cancer diagnosis is […]

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Chaffin Luhana Foundation Supports Child Find of America

According to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, the FBI reported 465,676 missing children in 2016, which was a slight increase over 2015. The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children has received more than 4.5 million calls […]

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CLF Makes Holiday Donation to the Ronald McDonald House of Pittsburgh

When a child is sick, she needs her parents more than ever. Studies have shown that maternal deprivation and separation anxiety are both detrimental to a child’s recovery in a hospital. Yet parents can find it difficult to find lodging […]

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Chaffin Luhana Foundation Helps Moms Keep Infant Babies Safe

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that in 2015, there were about 3,700 sudden unexpected infant deaths in the United States. These deaths occur in infants that are less than one year old, and they have no […]

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Chaffin Luhana Foundation Provides Turkeys and Trimmings to Greater Pittsburgh

As most of us look forward to spending some quality time with our families over a nice warm meal this holiday season, I can’t help but think about those who are unable to do the same. Economical ups and downs […]

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NSC Gives Pennsylvania a “D” Grade in Protecting Residents’ Safety

The National Safety Council (NSC) recently released a new report entitled “The State of Safety: A State-by-State Report.” It grades each state in the nation on the actions and policies taken (or not taken) to reduce risk of injuries or […]