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Posted By Michael Hanisco

PCA to host July 16 virtual public hearing on 2020-2024 Area Plan and budget for 2020-2021

PCA is holding a virtual Public Hearing to obtain comments on its draft 2020-2024 Area Plan and fiscal year 2020-2021 proposed budget. The hearing will take place on Thursday, July 16, 2020, from 10 a.m. to noon. We will host it on the Zoom platform.

Senior Center Exercise Room
Posted By Alicia Colombo

Grants available to senior centers affiliated with AAAs

The Pennsylvania Department of Aging is announcing $2 million in new grant funding opportunities for Pennsylvania’s Senior Community Centers in fiscal year 2017-2018.

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Home-heating assistance deadline extended to April 7

Pennsylvanians struggling to pay home heating bills will now have until April 7 to apply for financial help through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP).

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Senior community centers receive state grants

Four Philadelphia senior community centers are among those receiving grants from the Pennsylvania Lottery. Gov. Tom Wolf announced the recipients yesterday of the 2016-17 Senior Community Center Grants, which total $2 million and will be distributed to 38 centers throughout the commonwealth.

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Disabilities Council Q & A webinar on advocacy grants Jan. 27

Prior to applying for grassroots advocacy grants from the PA Developmental Disabilities Council, applicants are invited to participate in a webinar/conference call in which they can ask questions and get feedback about the council’s grant-making process and priorities.

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Grants available for disability-related projects

Two grants are available from NIDILRR, the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitative Research (NIDILRR).

Posted By Alicia Colombo

VA offers funding for community partners working to end veteran homelessness

The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) has announced the availability of funding for nonprofit organizations and other groups that serve veterans through the VA’s Supportive Services for Veteran Families (SSVF) program.

Wells Fargo Awards Grant to KleinLife
Posted By Alicia Colombo

Philadelphia senior center receives $10,000 grant from Wells Fargo

The nonprofit KleinLife senior center in Northeast Philadelphia has received a grant for $10,000 from Wells Fargo.

Posted By Alicia Colombo

Grants available to senior community centers

New grants are available to Pennsylvania’s senior community centers from the state Department of Aging. Applications are due December 12.

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