Tagged: “social justice”

Support Our Summer Toiletry Drive

Pathways Housing Services distributes personal care items to people facing hard times and families struggling to make ends meet. Currently, our supplies of toiletries are extremely low. SNAP benefits don’t pay for necessities like diapers, shampoo, and feminine care products. Please help us cover the gaps in public assistance for those who need it most. [...] Continue Reading

Bread for the World: Organizing to End Hunger

As Bread for the World looks at what it will take to end hunger by the year 2030, we realize that we are moving into a new social and political landscape. To be effective, we need to hear about the priorities and concerns of our local churches and communities in order to decide how best to go about ending hunger in our state, nation, and world. This event is free, but please preregister by May 18.

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Yokefellowship Prison Ministry Training Sessions

On Saturday, May 13, Yokefellowship Prison Ministry will hold its annual training sessions at Trinity Baptist Church in Allentown. All Yokefellowship members who volunteer in Lehigh County Jail or Community Corrections Center are expected to attend. We also welcome those wanting to learn about prison ministry/re-entry, as well as other prison ministries, and pastors interested […]

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Pathways Needs Volunteers!

The Conference seeks volunteers to assist at Pathways Housing Services (1031 W Linden Street, Allentown) with distributing toiletries and bus passes, along with helping with job searches. If you are interested in donating your time, please contact Volunteer Coordinator Laura Rowe at 610-433-6421.

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Study: Allentown Has Highest Rent-to-Income Ratio in US

Pathways Housing Services advocates for people who are struggling to afford a place to live. The needs are great! Your monetary gifts that support our programs and your donations of toiletries that we distribute help them stretch their budgets when times are tough. Read more about what a recent study says about the state of […]

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New Shoes for Daybreak Members Thanks to FPCA

New Shoes for Daybreak Members Thanks to First Presbyterian Church of Allentown Daybreak members purchased new shoes at Boscov’s, thanks to the generosity of First Presbyterian Church of Allentown. Volunteer and church member Helen Underwood proposed the idea of replacing the members’ worn-out shoes, and the congregation raised nearly $3700 in support. What an amazing […]

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