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.
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.
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
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
President's office of PublicEngagement to Host National Conference Call
Wednesday, November 14 at 4PM
Join Jon Carson, Director of the Office of Public Engagement to discuss reducing the deficit and increasing spending to invest in a strong middle class and economy.
UPDATE (1/16/19): Many people are receiving their benefits BEFORE Friday. Please note - these are not additional or bonus. They are your benefits for February.
If you live in PA and receive SNAP (food stamp) benefits, please read and share this message. You will be receiving your February benefits EARLY. Thanks to our friends at the Coalition Against Hunger for sharing this information.
DUE TO THE U.S. GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN, YOUR FEBRUARY SNAP BENEFITS WILL BE AVAILABLE ON YOUR EBT (PA ACCESS) CARD by the end of the day on Friday, JANUARY 18, 2019. These are your February benefits coming early – they are not a bonus.You WILL NOT receive additional benefits in the month of February.USDA has directed all states to issue February benefits early – you will not be getting additional SNAP benefits until March at the earliest.New applications for SNAP are still being accepted and processed during the rest of January and during February. Eligible applicants who submit all …
On Wednesday June 5, a bipartisan group of State Senators and Representatives will be hosting a press conference at the PA State Capitol in Harrisburg to announce "The Family Care Act" - a bill that will establish a statewide family and medical leave program.
If you live in Pennsylvania, please make a plan to vote in the primaries on May 21. You can see a list of upcoming elections in all states here. Please use and share our guide to make it easier to prepare for Election Day.
***If you have any issues on Election Day, please call 1-866-OUR-VOTE. Issues may include (but are not limited to): being told the wrong date/time to vote; not being allowed to cast a provisional ballot; being intimidated or challenged at the polls. Be sure to bring this number with you when you vote!***
Who is running for office?
In Pennsylvania, voters will choose candidates for judges, school boards, and local government positions. The candidates who win will go on to the General Election in November. You can only vote for candidates running in your party in the Pennsylvania primaries unless there is a special election. Several districts will be holding special elections on May 21 - you can find the list here.
There are a few places you can go to check out your bal…