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Grants available to senior centers affiliated with AAAs

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The Pennsylvania Department of Aging (PDA) has announced a new grant funding opportunity for Pennsylvania’s senior community centers that are affiliated with Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs). The grants will award $2 million for the 2017-18 fiscal year. They are intended to provide funding to enhance Pennsylvania’s senior centers by increasing program participation, encouraging sustainable and innovative programs, attracting a new generation of older adults, and enabling the centers to provide a safe and healthy environment for participants. The grant application period is now open, and the deadline to apply is 5 p.m. Dec. 15. For information, email SCCgrants@pa.gov or call 717-772-1221.

Additional information can be found here.