Pennsylvanians

What Is Voter Suppression?

As U.S. citizens, we are entitled to specific voting rights. U.S. election laws were established to protect voters and date back to Article 1 of the Constitution, which gave states…

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Early In-Person Voting in PA: Deadlines and Updates

Information provided by VotesPA. The last day to do all-in-one early in-person voting in PA (applying for your ballot and voting early in person) is 5 p.m. October 27. You…

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What Is Advocacy?

Do you feel strongly about an issue in your life or community and want to do something about it? Do you have a passion for change and want to help…

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Pennsylvania Economic Impact Payment Access

According to the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities and the Campaign for Working Families (CWF), roughly 350,000-450,000 Pennsylvanians may have missed their $1200 Pennsylvania Economic Impact Payment (EIP). If Pennslyvanian did not…

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The NEEDS Grant Program Can Benefit PA Nonprofits

The following information was provided by United Way of Southwestern Pennsylvania. The Nonprofit Economic Emergency Delivery System (NEEDS) Grant Program is being introduced in the PA House and Senate. This legislation…

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Get Your Child Vaccinated at UPMC Children’s Free Mobile Clinic this Summer

UPMC Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, UPMC Children’s Community Pediatrics, and Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh and Morgantown are partnering to bring needed vaccines and other services to western Pennsylvania…

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PA Primary Election Day Tips During COVID-19

Today is Primary Election Day for PA residents. Polling places are open in every PA county today from 7 a.m. – 8 p.m. Because of COVID-19, some polling places may…

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Will You Get an Additional SNAP Payment? Find Out!

Families who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits may also get an additional SNAP payment this month to help with food while children are at home amid COVID-19. However, if…

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PA Voter Registration and Mail-in Ballot Info for June 2 Primary Election

To help maintain social distancing, Pennsylvania registered voters have the option to apply for a mail-in ballot for the primary election now scheduled for June 2. The Pennsylvania General Assembly…

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