Monthly Archive: June 2011

White House And Congressional Leaders Urged To Reduce Deficit Without Increasing Poverty

A recent Facebook post by Half in Ten: The Campaign to Cut Poverty in Half in Ten Years alerted us to a news release put out by the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities announcing a collective letter written by “prominent national religious,…
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community action, economic crisis, legislation, local government, media coverage, politics, poverty, Uncategorized

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Our Battle Isn’t Over

We dodged yet another bullet this Spring.  Despite being abandoned by the President, and the House Republican leadership proposing elimination of the Community Services Block Grant, our many friends in Congress, including our own Charlie Dent, prevented a calamity, with…
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community action, legislation, local government, politics, poverty

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Half-Way Mark For Major Allentown Neighborhood Revitalization Efforts

Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski joined executives from National Penn Bank and its KNBT division, PPL and others yesterday to celebrate the third year of the Allentown Neighborhood Development Alliance, an initiative to strengthen a key downtown Allentown neighborhood. The event was…
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Allentown, community action, media coverage, small business

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