DEC is participating in the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community!

Grab those walking shoes and support the Disability Empowerment Center at the Highmark Walk for a Healthy Community! Join the DEC Team as we we participate as one of 53 non-profits in the Highmark Walk in Harrisburg.  Highmark underwrites the entire cost of the walk so that 100% of the money raised for DEC comes directly to us to support … Read More

DEC the Halls Silent Auction – Pre-Sale Starts this Friday!

Get ready because our DEC the Halls Silent Auction is coming! Every year we hold our Silent Auction at our DEC the Halls annual holiday event.  Last year, we had a Silent Auction pre-sale online, and it was such a success that we’ve decided to do it again!  This is a great opportunity for everyone who can’t make it to … Read More

2017 Year in Review (or where your #ExtraGive $$$’s go)

As you consider donating to the Disability Empowerment Center today for the #ExtraGive, we wanted to share with you some of what our organization has accomplished so far in 2017, in an effort to give you an idea of where your donated dollars go (and perhaps to do a tiny bit of bragging). Here’s our donate link. Since January of … Read More

DEC the Halls Annual Holiday Event & Silent Auction!

OUR ANNUAL DEC THE HALLS EVENT! This year’s DEC the Halls will be held on Wednesday, December 6th from 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm at the Hamilton Ballroom (1741 Wheatland Place, Lancaster).  We’ll have food and drinks, music and dancing and our ever-growing Silent Auction. To RSVP, email Katrina at kstirn@decpa.org or call our office at (717) 394-1890.

ExtraGive 2017 is coming!

This November 17th go the EXTRA mile for the Disability Empowerment Center. For 24 hours, you can give extra to support the Disability Empowerment Center! Donate online on that day and your gift will be stretched by the #ExtraGive pool of a half million dollars! And this year…..the Disability Empowerment Center has a matching donor! All donations (up to $5,000) … Read More

DEC Fundraiser at ISAAC’s Lititz!

On Monday, June 5th, 2017 from 5 pm to 9 pm ISAAC’S in Lititz will host a fundraiser to aid the Disability Empowerment Center (DEC). Bring your family and friends to enjoy great food, while supporting DEC. Twenty-five percent (25%) of the cost of your meal will go DIRECTLY towards funding programs. We hope to see you there!

Support DEC with Amazon Smile!

Did you know? When you #StartWithaSmile, Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to Disability Empowerment Center, Inc. Start your shopping from this link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/20-2740932 and you’ll support us every time you shop on Amazon!

ExtraordinaryGive 2016!

This November 18 go the EXTRA mile for the Disability Empowerment Center. On that day, we’re participating in the Extraordinary Give, Lancaster County’s Largest Day of Giving. For 24-hours only, visit ExtraGive, make a donation (min. $25) and every dollar you donate will be stretched by at least $300,000 in stretch pool and prizes. When You Give Extra, Extraordinary Things Happen!  Mark your calendars, Tell … Read More

Fundraiser for DEC at Panera Bread

Help support the DISABILITY EMPOWERMENT CENTER (DEC) September 29, 2016 4:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M. at the Panera Bread bakery-cafe at 2092 Fruitville Pike, Lancaster, PA 17601 (click for directions) Click to download the flyer. Then bring this flyer when you dine with us and we’ll donate a portion of the proceeds from your purchase. Please hand in a hard copy or … Read More

The 2015 Extraordinary Give

Support the Disability Empowerment Center this November 20th with the Extraordinary Give, Lancaster County’s Largest Day of Giving. Any donation made online at www.extragive.org on that day will be stretched by $250,000 from the Lancaster County Community Foundation and their presenting sponsors. Plus, there are $50,000 in prizes DEC can win instantly from your donation! Mark your calendars, tell your friends, … Read More