Cynthia Streett of Stewartstown, left, Barbara LaBounty of Dover, right, and Mary Wright of York, not pictured, recently completed training to become SpiriTrust Lutheran Senior Companion Program volunteers. Training includes 20 hours of one-on-one meetings to review benefits and regulations, as well as discussions about... CONTINUE READING
City residents joined Harrisburg Area Community College on Sept. 10 for the launch of Harrisburg Promise, an initiative to give middle schoolers a boost toward college completion. The initiative is the result of a partnership created by HACC, the City of Harrisburg, and the Harrisburg Housing Authority. Approximately 30...
DreamWrights Center for Community Arts received a contribution from FirstEnergy. Kathy Seilhamer, manager, external affairs of FirstEnergy, presented a $10,000 check to Ann Davis, executive director of DreamWrights. The funding supports DreamWrights' capital campaign.
On Sept. 9, 11 Belco employees participated in the United Way of the Capital Region Day of Caring. They worked at the Brethren Housing Association on Hummel Street in Harrisburg. They cleared debris and cleaned a construction site.