Golden String News Archive

The Path Before You

The path is complete!  Thank you to the Mahoning Valley Hospital Foundation and Marucci/Gaffney Contractors for funding and constructing our new accessible path around the lake at Farmer Casey’s Ranch.  The path is approximately one half mile around and allows those in wheelchairs to access our new bridge and the wooded acreage of the Purple […]

Matt’s New Axe

When Matt found himself  in need of a new guitar Our friend Mark Tirabassi at Hubbard Music graciously donated a brand new Fender acoustic guitar to him. The donation comes courtesy of the estate of Randy Tirabassi whose fund is set up to help aspiring musicians in need. Randy is no longer with us but […]

Golden String Golf Outing Rescheduled — 8/14/2020

Hello friends of GSR! Due to current public health concerns, we’ve made the decision to push our annual golf outing at Knoll Run back to August 14th, 2020. Hope to see you all there!

Golden String COVID Relief Grant

Golden String, Inc. has been supporting individuals with disabilities for years and will continue to do so in this ever-changing environment. During these times we recognize Direct Care Staff across Trumbull and Mahoning counties have continued to love and support these individuals in our community and provide services to maintain a sense of security and […]

The Golden String AV Club Film Festival

On February 28th, 2020 The Golden String AV Club debuted a selection of short films, music videos, and bumpers that they’d been working on over the past year. Everyone got dressed to the nines and came out to the Morley theater to walk the red carpet. The Golden String AV Club does everything in house […]

GabbaCamp T-Shirts Available Now!

Order from our Etsy Store page! Golden String’s brand new site, GabbaCamp, is coming soon to Coitsville, Ohio! Celebrate the upcoming launch, support us, and spread the word with these stylish GabbaCamp t-shirts! Check out both varieties below! ALL SHIRTS $25 Jose “It Ain’t Easy” Shirt Women’s Sizes (orange, black): M thru XL Men’s Sizes (orange, black, purple): M thru XXL […]

Thank you to St. Stephen’s of Hungary!

The kind parishioners of St. Stephen of Hungary (on Youngstown’s eastside) donated over sixty specific gifts to our friends with disabilities this holiday season! Thank you so much! The gifts were distributed at our annual Purple Cat Christmas party in Struthers on December 22, 2019. We are blessed!  Givin’ Is Livin’!    

We Are Hiring: Social Director

Golden String, Inc gives men and women who are reliable, caring & compassionate an opportunity to make a difference in someone’s life. Golden String, Inc is a non-profit organization that provides recreational activities to adults and children with special needs in our surrounding communities. Golden String is looking for a part time (20 hours/week) Community […]

Our Friend Needs Help

Jenna M. Sefcik, 32 years old from Poland Ohio was born with a rare genetic disorder that affects the eyes and kidneys, Nephronphthisis. She is in need of a kidney transplant and has been on the transplant list at the Cleveland Clinic since 2017. She is blood type ‘O Positive’ If anyone is interested in […]

Coni Mitchell Soars Above Us

Alas, our own Coni Mitchell passed away on Saturday April 20, 2019, Holy Saturday.  A mere 54 years of age, Coni exuded warmth, laughter, tears, and a true dedication to improving the lives of others, often the less fortunate. I recruited Coni in 2004 to specifically work at a new day habilitation program entitled “The […]