Most recent news articles related to the Community Action Partnership for Somerset County can be found below.
Highlights! National Hunger & Homeless Awareness Week was a huge success due to the overwhelming community support, we received throughout this amazing week! Check out the pictures from all these events on the media library. A big thank you goes out to:
The Somerset County ROOF/Local Housing Options Team
Coal Miners Cafe
Welfare & Training Department & Participants
J & J Truck Bodies
Friedens Lutheran Church
Next Step Center
St. Paul's UCC Church
North Star School District
Meyersdale School District
Turkeyfoot School District
Salisbury School District
Berlin Brothersvalley School District
Shade-Central City School District
Local Food Pantries
Drug & Alcohol Commission
YWCA Little Angels
Friedens Early Learning
Country Kids Day Care
Salisbury Pre-K Counts
Eagle View 1 & 2 Head Start
Berlin PA Pre-K Counts
Kim Yoder's Group Day Care
Kanter 1 & 2 Head Start
Maple Ridge Head Start
Shade 1 & 2 Head Start/Pre-K Counts
Trinity Lutheran Childcare & Learning Center
Maple Ridge--2nd Grade Mrs. Hottle's Classroom
Berlin Brothersvalley--1st Grade Mrs.Gilmore/Ms. O'Donnell
ABC Child Care Center
Boys & Girls Club
Homeless Speaker Panel Participants: Mark Pollini & Steven Wise
And to everyone in the community that supported our efforts!
Amanda Webreck | 11/19/2012 12:00:00 AM
For your review the R.O.O.F. (Roofs Over Our Families) Fall Newsletter is now available on our website.
Roofs Over Our Families (ROOF) has been the Local Housing Options Team (LHOT) for Somerset County for over five years. This innovative group of individuals consists of housing and supportive service providers, across Somerset County. ROOF was established as a network coalition in 2007 to address the local housing needs in our county through collaborative housing projects, planned activities, and educating community members.
CLICK HERE and DOWNLOAD your copy today!
Global Administrator | 10/30/2012 12:00:00 AM
For your review the 2012 Head Start and Early Head Start Annual Report is now available and accessible from our website.
You can download a copy by visiting the Preschool Services section, or by simply CLICKING HERE.
Global Administrator | 10/4/2012 12:00:00 AM
1ST Summit Bank had Mary Woy, personal banking officer at the Somerset office, present a ceremonial check to David Mrozowski, executive director of the Community Action Partnership for Somerset County, Tableland Services Inc., and Joe Isenman, manager of the transportation program. Woy said the $500 donation to the transportation program is part of the bank's donations to the community.
Global Administrator | 8/14/2012 12:00:00 AM
Labels for Education® is a fun and easy program where families and members of the community work together towards a common goal — “Earn Free Stuff” for their school!
By collecting UPCs and beverage caps/sauce caps from over 2,500 products; the Early Childhood Education Department earns points that can be redeemed for Arts, Athletics, and Academics merchandise.
To see a list of eligible products please click HERE.
Here is the link for FAQs http://www.labelsforeducation.com/About-the-Program/FAQs/FAQs
Another way to give to the ECE Department is by registering your Giant Eagle card. A percentage of your purchases will automatically be added to the schools you select. Our schools are registered as Somerset Early Head Start and Pre K.
There will be a Labels for Education drop-off box in the lobby of CAPFSC and in our classrooms for all your labels.
Our VITA Program was honored with a trophy award for BEST SUPPORTING PARTNER - VOLUNTEER TAX PREPARATION - SPEC PA-DE TERRITORY 2009.
Global Administrator | 12/15/2011 12:00:00 AM