Tag Archive: homelessness

The Sixth Street Shelter Celebrates Families With Free Games, Food and Fun

  ALLENTOWN – The Sixth Street Shelter, a program of Community Action Committee of the Lehigh Valley, is celebrating its 30th Anniversary with a day of FREE family fun from 12-to-4 p.m. on Saturday, August 16, 2014, on the entire…
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Allentown, community action, Events, homelessness, poverty, sixth street shelter

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Completion of the Sixth Street Shelter Expansion to be Celebrated by Donors, Volunteers, and Community Leaders at Open House

The Sixth Street Shelter is hosting an open house on Thursday, November 21, at 3:30 PM, to celebrate the completion of a six-month construction project to expand the shelter. The event will be held in the new building at 223…
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Allentown, community action, homelessness, media coverage

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PRESS RELEASE: DEMOLITION OF BLIGHTED PROPERTY ON SIXTH STREET TO BEGIN THIS MORNING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE¬† For more information: Jessica Dreistadt¬† 610-435-1490   Clearing of Site Will Make Way for Expansion of the Sixth Street Shelter The building at 221-223 North Sixth Street in Allentown will be razed beginning this morning, with the…
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Allentown, Children, economic crisis, homelessness, poverty

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A Tale of a Safety Net in Jeopardy

We welcome Janet Ney, former Associate Executive Director of CACLV.¬† For over 28 years, Janet has enjoyed working in a variety of positions and currently she serves as the Coordinator of Advocacy and Outreach for the Second Harvest Food Bank…
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economic crisis, hunger, legislation, poverty, Uncategorized, unemployment

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