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.
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.
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.
PCA Sets Public Hearing on Meeting Needs of City’s Elderly for Nov. 18
PCA’s public hearing to obtain comment on its proposed budget and programs for 2016-2017 is Friday, November 18 at 10 a.m. Consumers, community advocates and aging experts are invited to attend and to provide comment.