UNITED WAY OF THE CAPITAL REGION awards
2014 COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD - "VOLUNTEER
OF THE YEAR" AWARD TO PATRICIA STRINGER
The United Way of the Capital Region presented their
"Volunteer of the Year" Award to Patricia Stringer, 65
a member of AFSCME Retirees Subchapter 9001 at
the Annual Holiday Party of the Harrisburg Region
Central Labor Council for the most donated hours during
calendar year 2014. The award was presented Wednesday,
December 3, 2014 by Tim Fatzinger, President and CEO at the
United Way of the Capital Region.
The award was presented for activities associated with the
United Way of the Capital Region. However, Pat has volunteered
with these others groups and organizations throughout this year
also: CRESC (Capital Region Ex-Offenders Support Coalition), NAACP National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Tom Wolf for Governor Campaign, AFSCME Phone banks (nine weeks), Harrisburg Strong Task Force appointed by the Receiver, PARSE (Pennsylvania Association of Retired State Employees - Program Committee), Friendship Force of Greater Harrisburg (Outreach Committee), Harrisburg Stand Down 2014 (homeless veterans), Tri-County Federation of Democratic Women and as the Democratic Committeewoman for the 13th Ward - 1st Precinct Dauphin County Democratic Committee, Greater Harrisburg YWCA Community Resource Network and The American Red Cross.
In April 2014, she received the Dr. MLK, Jr. Leadership Development Institute's "foot soldier" award for her work with voter registration. She actually was a real soldier and was honored by Pennsylvania State Representative Patty Kim along with other veterans at a Veterans Appreciation Program on Friday, November 9, 2014 at the RobertJackson Homeless Veterans Center, 316 Carlisle Street, Harrisburg. She is a member of American Legion Post 733 in Harrisburg.
For additional information, contact: (717) 418-1702
We believe that every ex-offender should have access to the services and resources necessary to maintain a productive, crime-free life.
To coordinate services that assist ex-offenders with successful re-entry which promotes public safety.
CRESC Board Members
Clemency Project 2014 Well Underway and Reviewing Thousands of Federal Inmate Applications
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Coalition Meetings 3rd Thursdays @ 3:00 pm
100 N. Cameron St. Harrisburg, PA
The Coalition meets at the CareerLink 100 N. Cameron Street, Harrisburg every third Thursday, each month, from 3:00 to 4:30 pm.
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December 18th Meeting
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