Release Date:Sunday, February 25, 2018

Submitted To:Explore Clarion
Leader Vindicator
The Clarion Call
The Clarion Mirror
The Clarion News

Released By:Robert A. Cardamone, Executive Director

Christmas Dinner Assistance in Clarion County

This Christmas season 273 families comprised of 966 Clarion County residents received help with their holiday dinner. Community Action, Inc., through the generosity of Friends for Food, and local donations, was able to provide families with turkeys, hams, or gift certificates to purchase their Christmas meals. Local donors included: Chartwells Dining Services of Clarion University; Clarion Chamber of Business & Industry (Food Stock); Clarion County Special Olympics; Clarion University's Eagle Ambassadors; First Presbyterian Church; Immaculate Conception Church; Kingsville United Methodist Church; Knights of Columbus; P.A. State Education Association; Passavant Memorial Homes; William Penn Association; and many individual donors. For more information about Community Action, Inc., or to learn how you can help your neighbors, please call Jessica L. Kalkhof, Family Development Coordinator, at 814-226-4785, extension 108. 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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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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