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Junior Achievement of W.Pa. teaches career skills to Fayette Co. students | Helping the Helpers

BY: - November 29, 2021

'Our goal is to get students 100% ready for real life,' Kimberly Sterling, the organization’s communications and marketing manager said.

Pa. Labor & Industry Dept. donates 600 stuffed toys to families in need | Five for the Weekend

BY: - November 27, 2021

'With all the stuffed toys that come to our Harrisburg office for inspection, L&I staff consider ourselves to be part of Santa’s workshop,' L&I Secretary Jennifer Berrier said in a statement.

State Police’s Camp Cadet develops self-esteem, discipline, teamwork in youth | Helping the Helpers

BY: - November 26, 2021

'We want to build that positive bridge so they can bring that to their community and society as well,' Pa. State Police Trooper Robert Broadwater said

Uniontown Salvation Army building connections with locals through programs | Helping the Helpers

BY: - November 25, 2021

'When people are in need, our job is to find out what the need is and what their story is,' Salvation Army Capt. Erin Rischawy said.

Fayette County Association for the Blind assists visually impaired during pandemic | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 24, 2020

Some of the items they provide are computers and closed circuit televisions, which have a magnifier with different magnification levels that can show those who have low vision what they can’t normally see.

Helping Hands in Masontown needs help from new volunteers | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 22, 2020

Greg Lofstead is worried about the ticking time bomb that may be facing people who have had a moratorium on unpaid utility bills during the pandemic.

Former Central School to help women, children in need | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 21, 2020

Typically, Joel 2 Missions would host fundraisers to help meet financial goals; however, like many other nonprofits, they found themselves unable to do anything in-person this year.

Loving Daniel helps families through infant loss | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 20, 2020

The nonprofit organization Loving Daniel, based in Uniontown, started with one family's devastating loss, but has led them to help hundreds of others through similar pain.

SWPA’s Crosskeys Human Services — providing meals and other services to clients since 1975

BY: - December 18, 2020

Crosskeys Human Services Inc. has and still is continuing to serve the Brownsville and Republic seniors as well as those in need of mental health services in the area.

Connellsville Area Community Ministries helps those who need support | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 17, 2020

One of the bigger food banks in Fayette County, CACM's serves between 250 and 350 families monthly, Reamer said.

Uniontown’s St. Vincent de Paul Society continues to help the community | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 16, 2020

The St. Vincent de Paul Society in Uniontown has continued to serve clients, including those who have emergency needs created by the pandemic.

Albert Gallatin Human Services Agency helping seniors through pandemic | Helping the Helpers

BY: - December 15, 2020

Despite the rising number of COVID-19 cases, Albert Gallatin Human Services Agency is still helping seniors stay in touch by sending cards, giving people puzzles to take home with them, offering virtual Bingo sessions and delivering meals five days a week.