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Weekly Newsletter-November 5, 2012



Weekly Newsletter

Week of November 5, 2012
This Week's Issues to Watch
:: JOIN US ON NOVEMBER 28
:: UNITED WAY'S HOLIDAY NETWORK
:: VOTING AFTER SANDY
:: DELAWARE COUNTY LITERACY EVENT
:: A CONVERSATION WITH ELECTED OFFICIALS
Please Help Those Affected By Hurricane Sandy
Our thoughts are with the people recovering from the storm and with the families of those who lost their lives during the hurricane and its aftermath.


Join Us on November 28! 
PathWays PA  to Release Overlooked and Undercounted: Impact of the Great Recession as Measured by the Self-Sufficiency Standard of Pennsylvania

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 from 2:30 PM to 4:00 PM
United Way, 1709 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia
 


Join the United Way
of Greater Philadelphia and Southeastern New Jersey's Holiday Network

Each year during the holiday season, United Way's Community Action Center works to mobilize the caring power in our region by promoting and providing information about opportunities to give and serve throughout our region.  To become part of this year's Holiday Network, please fill out the Holiday Network Form.

Contact actioncenter@uwgpsnj.org or (215) 665-2501 with any questions  


Take the United Way Survey!
  

United Way of Pennsylvania has created  
 
 to collect feedback regarding the impact of the 2012 budget cuts. They are looking for feedback from a diverse and robust group of nonprofits from around the state, including Greater Philadelphia.
Adult Education Classes  

PathWays PA will be holding a series of Adult Education classes for Adult Learners seeking to obtain GED Certification and improve their literacy skills. These classes will be held this fall at PathWays PA's corporate office in Holmes, PA, as well as the CareerLink in Chester, PA.


Further information can be obtained by contacting Lauren Rodino at 610-543-5022 x 258.
PathWays PA Named Non-Profit of the Year by the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce! Chamber of Commerce 

Where to Vote Tomorrow in Hurricane Affected Areas

Even if your area has been affected by the hurricane, you still have the right to vote and the ability to doso.

Click here to learn about plans for your state.

The Delaware County Literacy Coalition Presents:
Read. Write. Work.
Adult Literacy in Delaware County

Please join us on November 16 to connect with other community leaders while learning about the adult literacy services currently provided, how well they meet the demands of our residents and what this may mean to our local workforce and economic future.

Click to RSVP or by calling/emailing Debbie Callahan at 610-713-2202

A Conversation with Elected Officials 
Friday April 12, 2013 8:30am-10:30am


The Bucks County Women's Advocacy Coalition will host the forum at the BuxMont Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, 2040 Street Road, Warrington, PA. 

Breakfast and attendee sign-in will begin promptly at 8 a.m. 
PathWays PA in the News
October 11, 2012:
PathWays PA releases 2012-2013 Self-Sufficiency Report "Overlooked and Undercounted" 

October 17, 2012:
1 in 4 PA households Struggle to make ends meet-Read More

October 18, 2012:
25% of PA households below poverty standard-Read More
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