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Time to Do Something

Grief and rage and disbelief. Those are some of the welter of emotions I felt as I watched a...

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9 Ways To Celebrate Black History Month This Year

February is Black History Month. Here are a few ways you can celebrate near ECS’ Main Office in historic Society Hill.

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Giving Tuesday: What dreams have you accomplished?

Everybody has dreams for the future. In this season of gratitude, we want you to think back to a dream you accomplished and who encouraged you along the way.

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Upward Economic Mobility

For an individual living in poverty, especially deep poverty, life is experienced in a state of constant stress, making it especially difficult to deal with issues of family, health, finances, education, and meaningful employment.

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School Safety: Students Views Help Guide Governor’s Taskforce

Out of School Time (OST) participants and staff recently testified before a regional public forum of Governor Wolf’s Task Force on school safety.

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Social Workers Bring Help and Hope

For Them, Caring is a Calling This post was written by Spryte Communications and features an interview with our director of permanent housing, Neibert Richards, MSW, LSW. It originally appeared on Spryte Communications' website here.

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A New Report to Unleash the Full Potential of Human Services

A new study offers insights to galvanize community-based organizations (CBOs) like Episcopal Community Services.

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Black History Month Spotlight: Dr. Dorothy Height and Justice

Throughout Black History Month, we are recognizing the significant contributions African Americans have made—and continue to make—for the betterment of our city, country, and world.

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Black History Month Spotlight: Fannie Lou Hamer and Community

Throughout Black History Month, we are recognizing the significant contributions African Americans have made—and continue to make—for the betterment of our city, country, and world.

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Black History Month Spotlight: Thurgood Marshall and Justice

Throughout Black History Month, we are recognizing the significant contributions African Americans have made—and continue to make—for the betterment of our city, country, and world.

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