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Central Pennsylvania Community Action receives farm bureau donations

Central Pennsylvania Community Action receives farm bureau donations

jbenamati May 2, 2018 (The Progress)

Clearfield County Farm Bureau presented food donations and cash donations to Central Pennsylvania Community Action this week to benefit CPCA’s local food pantries. Pictured above are Ralph McClarren presenting Deanna Graham with the donations.

Clearfield County Farm Bureau presented food donations and cash donations to Central Pennsylvania Community Action this week to benefit CPCA’s local food pantries.

May is Community Action Month

May is Community Action Month
Posted on Saturday, May 6, 2017 by Gant Team in Local News

On Aug. 20, 1964 President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity Act, which created a variety of programs, including Community Action agencies, as part of his War on Poverty.

“He knew then as we know now that the war against poverty must be won in the field, in every private home [and] in every public office, from the courthouse to the White House,” said Susan Hawthorne, executive director of Central Pennsylvania Community Action.

Home Heating Savings Account Program offered

Home Heating Savings Account Program offered

jbenamati Sep 8, 2017 (The Progress)

Home Heating Savings Account Program offered

Pictured with a donation from CBT Bank for the Home Heating Savings Account program, from left, are Kathy Jacobson, Assistant Vice President/Community Office Manager CBT Bank; Susan Hawthorne, Executive Director, Central PA Community Action, Inc; and Bonnie Boop, Family Services Case Manager, CPCA.

Northwest to Partner with CPCA to Rehabilitate 8 Homes in Curwensville Area

Posted on Friday, January 13, 2017 by Gant Team in Local News, Top Stories

CURWENSVILLE – Eight Curwensville area homeowners started off 2017 with some good news.

Thanks in part to a grant from the Federal Home Loan Bank and a partnership between Northwest Bank and Central Pennsylvania Community Action (CPCA), their homes will be rehabilitated.