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Release Date:Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Submitted To:Leader Vindicator
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Released By:Robert A. Cardamone, Executive Director

Dominion Foundation Helps Alleviate Local Homelessness

Community Action, Inc. announced a $5,000 homeless assistance grant was received from the Dominion Foundation. Dominion is one of the nation’s largest electric power and natural gas companies serving more than 5 million utility and retail energy companies in 14 states, including Pennsylvania. The Dominion Foundation invests in communities by annually awarding approximately $20 million to causes that protect the environment, promote education, and help meet basic human needs. Foundation grants are funded by shareholder dollars and are not borne by customers. The grant to Community Action, Inc. will be used to stabilize Clarion and Jefferson County homeless families by providing immediate temporary shelter and basic needs.

If you are homeless or know of someone who is homeless, please contact Community Action, Inc.’s Homeless Services Coordinator, Cheryl Craft, at (814) 938-3302 or toll free at 800-648-3381, extension 215.

Partner Websites

Clarion Link Resource Directory



www.clarionlinkrd.com

Bridge Builders Community Foundation



Bridge Builders Website

Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce



Chamber of Commerce

Brookville Area Chamber of Commerce



Chamber of Commerce

Clarion Area Chamber of Business & Industry



clarionpa.com

Northwest PA Workforce Investment Area



www.nwpawib.org/

North Central Workforce Investment Board



www.ncentral.com/wib/

Free Medical Clinic of DuBois



www.duboisfreeclinic.org

The Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center



www.weatherdiscovery.org

The Punxsutawney Groundhog Club



www.groundhog.org

Contact Information

105 Grace Way
Punxsutawney, PA 15767
Phone: (814) 938-3302

Mission Statement

Community Action, Inc. will be a community catalyst to provide and coordinate activities which promote family self-sufficiency and advance community prosperity.

Vision Statement

Community Action, Inc. will be recognized as a premier organization dedicated to solving social and economic problems of the community.

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