Allentown’s Newest Neighborhood Partnership Virtual Press Conference
Our virtual press conference announcing Allentown’s newest Neighborhood Partnership Program was held on Monday, February 1, at 3:30 PM.
Leaders from the business community, nonprofits, neighborhood groups, and government as well as other stakeholders have organized the initiative to prepare young people for productive, fulfilling futures in Allentown. These leaders detailed the project, the largest of its kind in Pennsylvania, with commitments of $650,000 per year for six years.
Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown’s six-year plan, temporarily named Allentown’s Future, developed with extensive neighborhood input, presents a framework on which the Neighborhood Partnership will provide education, recreational, vocational and civic engagement activities to children, ages three to 24.