OTA Veterans Program Lead, Darlene Scalese, is featured for her work with OTA’s “Welcome Home” program


As a military mother, Darlene Scalese counts her blessings that her son Casey returned home from Iraq and Afghanistan healthy and whole. “He has no issues, he is 100 percent, blessed, safe and going to college.”

Mrs. Scalese, 55, of West Mifflin, took those blessings and started giving them away through her work with Operation Troop Appreciation. She volunteers 30 hours a week…Read Article on Post Gazette