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COLMAR, PA - The North Penn Community Health Foundation Board of Directors is pleased to announce the election of the following officers and new members:
Construction has started on the North Penn Commons, a partnership between four highly respected nonprofit organizations to create a vibrant public center in Lansdale dedicated to celebrating the dignity of every member of our community.
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USDA’s Summer Food Service Program helps ensure that no child goes hungry when school is out. North Penn School District (NPSD) is partnering once again this year with Manna on Main Street, the North Penn United Way and North Penn Community Health Foundation to offer this program locally and help...
Shelves and glass-fronted refrigerators in a food pantry.
New refrigerators and shelves offering food items at the renovated food pantry at Catholic Social Services' Montgomery County center allow clients to choose the items they wish for their families. Photo below shows core staff and volunteers proudly posing in the newly renovated pantry. Photo by...
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County commissioners Josh Shapiro, center, and Val Arkoosh, standing at right, at the Homelessness Summit at Montgomery County Community College. Photo by Jim Melwert. CBS Philly. By Jim Melwert. Blue Bell, PA - A program to end homelessness in Montgomery County, Pa. is getting national attention...
Logo of a house with a swooping path in front and the words, "Your Way Home Montgomery County" underneath.
By Jessica Parks Blue Bell, PA - With its first year completed, Montgomery County's anti-homelessness initiative Your Way Home is reflecting on what worked well in 2014 and what more it can do in the future. The program, which brings together public, private, and philanthropic agencies to reduce...
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By Dan Sokil Lansdale, PA - The seventh season of the Lansdale Farmers Market is starting soon, and will have a new location while work is done near its old one. “We’re very excited about the new site, and every time I go there I get more and more excited,” said market board member Carol Zellers.
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Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia held its 27th Annual Members' Meeting on March 31, 2015 at Fringe Arts in Center City. Your Way Home Montgomery County was one of two collaborative programs honored at the event for sparking solutions in the region. Your Way Home is a transformational...
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On Friday, January 30, the North Penn Community Health Foundation and the MontCo Anti-Hunger Network cohosted the first MontCo Emergency Food System Conference at the Giant in Willow Grove. There were several goals of the conference.
A woman stocks shelves at a food pantry.
Carole Rossi works in the Schwenckfed Manor's General Store in Lansdale on Jan. 23, 2015. Photo by David Maialetti/Staff Photographer. The Philadelphia Inquirer. By Jason Laughlin Lansdale, PA - The Lansdale project may still be a year from completion, but people in upper Montgomery County and...