Fall 2021 Newsletter

(Oct 18, 2021)

News and updates for the 70th District Read more

 

Now open for applications: Recycling, RACP, and disaster relief funding opportunities

(Oct 18, 2021)

Read about state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Sexual assault, business education, and COVID relief payment funding opportunities

(Oct 13, 2021)

Read about state and other grant opportunities now open for applications. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Support for child care providers, grants to help veterans and more

(Oct 08, 2021)

Dear Neighbor, I want to bring you some updates on funding to support child care providers, the extension of COVID-19 regulatory waivers, grants to help veterans in Montgomery County, and more. If you have questions about these issues or any state-related matter, please feel free to reach out to my office. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Pre-disaster mitigation, vaccine outreach, and boating funding opportunities

(Oct 04, 2021)

Read about state and other grant programs that are accepting applications. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Storm damage resources and more useful information

(Sep 24, 2021)

Dear Neighbor, I wanted to share the latest updates on Hurricane Ida recovery assistance and other important events and useful reminders. Read more

 

House Democrats to Republican colleagues: ‘Stop the charade’

(Sep 20, 2021)

House Democratic leadership issued the following statement today calling on legislative Republicans to drop their radical anti-health agenda and come to the table for an honest discussion on helping Pennsylvanians recover from the COVID-19 pandemic.“Pennsylvania is currently experiencing a steady increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations with a positive testing rate that indicates substantial or high community spread of the virus. Our hospital system is strained and emergency rooms in both central Pennsylvania and southwestern Pennsylvania recently have been forced to divert ambulances simply because they couldn’t accept additional patients. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Urban agriculture, career/technical training, and transportation funding opportunities

(Sep 14, 2021)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Update on federal disaster assistance for Hurricane Ida

(Sep 13, 2021)

I wanted to share an important update about federal disaster assistance available for our area because of Hurricane Ida. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Hurricane Ida recovery resources and more

(Sep 10, 2021)

As our community continues to clean up and report damage from the devastation of Hurricane Ida, I wanted to share some more important community resources to help with the recovery. In addition, please see information below on SEPTA Key Senior ID cards, mental health assistance, and a program to help veterans. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Public defender, prosecutor, humanities, gun violence, and library funding opportunities

(Sep 08, 2021)

Read about the latest state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Storm response and resources

(Sep 03, 2021)

It has been a very difficult few days for our region and we owe a debt of gratitude to our emergency personnel and first responders for their swift action to keep our community safe. I wanted to share some important information and storm recovery resources with you. As always, if my office can be of assistance, please do not hesitate to reach out. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Local Police, Coastal Zone, and Long Term Care COVID funding opportunities

(Aug 31, 2021)

Read about the latest state grant opportunities. Read more

 

E-BLAST: COVID-19 vaccine, federal unemployment benefits, Family Fair details and more

(Aug 27, 2021)

I wanted to share some important updates on the COVID-19 vaccine, federal unemployment benefits, and financial aid for children of veterans, as well as an invite to my upcoming Family Fair at the Elmwood Park Zoo! If you have questions about these matters or any state-related issue, please feel free to reach out to my office. Read more

 

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Benefit Programs Ending Sept. 4

(Aug 27, 2021)

Attention any and all Pennsylvanians who are receiving benefits through federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance, Pandemic Emergency Unemployment Compensation, or Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation: The final week of eligibility for payments under these programs is the week ending Sept. 4. A breakdown of these programs can be found here . The state's regular Unemployment Compensation program is not affected. After the federal programs end Sept. 4, 2021, L&I will continue to process eligible claim weeks that end Sept. 4, 2021, or earlier that have been filed but have not yet been paid. Individuals who have filed claims under these programs will also still be able to log into their accounts to view historic data, important documents, and other information. Claims for weeks ending after Sept. 4, 2021, filed under these programs will not be eligible for payment. Here's more info I hope you find useful: Job Search Assistance Available L&I urges individuals currently enrolled in unemployment programs to take advantage of free jobseeker services offered through PA CareerLink®. These services include access to a free job database, resume assistance, information about reskilling opportunities, and more. To schedule an appointment, please contact your local PA CareerLink® office. Find your county’s contact information by visiting www.pacareerlink.pa.gov . Non-Unemployment Assistance L&I has compiled a list of Read more

 

Now open for applications: PA Industry Partnership funding opportunity

(Aug 24, 2021)

Read about state grant programs open for applications. Read more

 

E-BLAST: Pennie deadline Aug. 15, eviction moratorium extension, and more

(Aug 13, 2021)

I wanted to share important updates with you on the deadline to sign up for health insurance through the state exchange, the extension of the federal eviction moratorium, details about the federal child tax credit, and more. If you have questions about these matters or any state-related issues, please feel free to reach out to my office. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Alternative fuel vehicle and agriculture funding opportunities

(Aug 09, 2021)

Read about grant programs that are open for applications. Read more

 

Now open for applications: Small business, school safety, public library, and truck and bus funding opportunities

(Aug 03, 2021)

Read about grant programs that are open for applications. Read more

 

Fall 2021 Newsletter
Oct 18, 2021

Now open for applications: Recycling, RACP, and disaster relief funding opportunities
Oct 18, 2021

Now open for applications: Sexual assault, business education, and COVID relief payment funding opportunities
Oct 13, 2021

E-BLAST: Support for child care providers, grants to help veterans and more
Oct 08, 2021

Now open for applications: Pre-disaster mitigation, vaccine outreach, and boating funding opportunities
Oct 04, 2021

Now open for applications: Environmental education and child care provider funding opportunities
Sep 27, 2021

E-BLAST: Storm damage resources and more useful information
Sep 24, 2021

House Democrats to Republican colleagues: ‘Stop the charade’
Sep 20, 2021

Now open for applications: Urban agriculture, career/technical training, and transportation funding opportunities
Sep 14, 2021

E-BLAST: Update on federal disaster assistance for Hurricane Ida
Sep 13, 2021

E-BLAST: Hurricane Ida recovery resources and more
Sep 10, 2021

Now open for applications: Public defender, prosecutor, humanities, gun violence, and library funding opportunities
Sep 08, 2021

E-BLAST: Storm response and resources
Sep 03, 2021

Now open for applications: Local Police, Coastal Zone, and Long Term Care COVID funding opportunities
Aug 31, 2021

E-BLAST: COVID-19 vaccine, federal unemployment benefits, Family Fair details and more
Aug 27, 2021

Federal Pandemic Unemployment Benefit Programs Ending Sept. 4
Aug 27, 2021

Now open for applications: PA Industry Partnership funding opportunity
Aug 24, 2021

E-BLAST: Pennie deadline Aug. 15, eviction moratorium extension, and more
Aug 13, 2021

Now open for applications: Alternative fuel vehicle and agriculture funding opportunities
Aug 09, 2021

Now open for applications: Small business, school safety, public library, and truck and bus funding opportunities
Aug 03, 2021