BETHLEHEM: ShareCare FIA to receive funds
U.S. Rep. Charlie Dent (PA-15) announced ShareCare Faith in Action of Bethlehem will receive a $220,500 grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). The grant, provided through the 2012 RSVP Relinquished Funds Competition, will support the group's volunteer programs for local seniors.
RSVP is part of Senior Corps, which is administered by the Corporation for National and Community Service. Senior Corps counts more than 330,000 volunteers age 55 and over who work in three key programs: foster grandparents, senior companions and RSVP.
For information, visit:www.nationalservice.gov/for_organizations/funding/nofa.asp.