SCRANTON — The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented a “Good Works” certificate to The Deutsch Institute In recognition of the agency’s work in providing recreation and wellness programs to individuals with intellectual and physical disabilities.
The organization, established in 1979, serves Lackawanna, Luzerne, Susquehanna, Wayne and Wyoming counties. It participates in cooperative ventures and programs with other social service agencies as a means of improving the health and well-being of its clients. The agency offers educational services, art classes, bowling, bus trips and social activities.
The agency’s major fundraiser, “The Champagne Celebrity Brunch,” will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 8 at St. Mary’s Center, Scranton.