Release Date:Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Submitted To:Explore Clarion
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The Clarion Call
The Clarion Mirror
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Released By:Robert A. Cardamone, Executive Director

Thanksgiving Meals Distributed in Clarion County

This Thanksgiving 381 families comprised of 841 Clarion County residents were giving thanks for the donated meals on their table. Community Action, Inc., through the generosity of the KDKA TV Turkey Campaign, Friends for Food, and local donations, was able to provide families with turkeys or gift certificates to purchase their Thanksgiving meals. Local donors included: American Legion Post 66; Chartwells Dining Services of Clarion University, Clarion Chamber of Business & Industry (Food Stock); C-L Elementary School; C-L Student Council; Clarion University Athletics; Clarion University Bachelor of Science in Nursing Club; Clarion University's Eagle Ambassadors; First Presbyterian Church; Immaculate Conception Church; Kingsville United Methodist Church; and many individual donors. For more information about Community Action, Inc., or to learn how you can help your neighbors, please call Susan K. Fusco, Deputy Director at 800-648-3381, extension 219. Community Action, Inc. is a private, non-profit 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, charitable Pennsylvania corporation and is registered with the Pennsylvania Department of State, Bureau of Charitable Organizations, registration number 3942.

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Punxsutawney Area Chamber of Commerce

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The Punxsutawney Weather Discovery Center

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Workforce Solutions for North Central PA

NWPA Job Connect

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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