Kim welcomes $3.4 million in grants to benefit the region

(Nov 21, 2022)

“I’m happy to bring resources to the people who need and deserve them,” Kim said when speaking of the Veterans Transitional Community. “It’s the least we can do for the veterans of Pennsylvania. Veterans Outreach of Pennsylvania has done an extraordinary job of looking after those who served; I’m honored to help them in their mission.” Read more

 

Rep. Kim's Holiday Health Fair

(Nov 17, 2022)

Representative Kim and her staff will be available to provide constituents with information on state government-related programs and services available. Click here to RSVP Read more

 

Kim welcomes $13 million for Harrisburg park improvements

(Nov 01, 2022)

“This is a monumental undertaking for our city,” Kim said. “Four public use areas will be revitalized in an upgrade that will be the largest city park project since the modernization of City Island.” Read more

 

Kim announces $9.25 million in grants to benefit region

(Nov 01, 2022)

“I am thrilled to announce these RACP grants that will benefit the region,” Kim said. “Such significant funding means we can continue to invest in Dauphin County, which also means investing in everyone who lives here.” Read more

 

Kim welcomes $8.8 million in grants for Harrisburg community projects

(Oct 26, 2022)

“This funding is incredibly important for Harrisburg’s growth,” Kim said. “I am happy to see these projects get the funding they need to break ground.” Read more

 

Kim praises Sharina Johnson, founder of Arcana Recovery, during Ben Franklin Technology Partners funding presentation

(Oct 25, 2022)

“With the web and mobile app that Arcana has developed, those at risk of relapse have an outlet—and it is all thanks to Sharina’s hard work, dedication, and passion for this cause,” Kim said. Read more

 

Kim descends 21-story skyscraper in Harrisburg for Big Brothers Big Sisters

(Oct 20, 2022)

“It was an exhilarating and fun way to support this great organization,” Kim said. “Usually, I show support for causes like this by writing legislation and resolutions. It was nice to do something different to raise awareness for a good cause.” Read more

 

Kim kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month at state Capitol

(Oct 06, 2022)

“I am very grateful for the PA Breast Cancer Coalition and all the hard work they do,” said Kim. “Their mission of educating women and ensuring people are getting their mammograms is imperative for the earliest possible detection, which ensures the viability of care and treatment.” Read more

 

Kim announces $125,000 grant for Reservoir Park upgrades

(Sep 20, 2022)

“Reservoir Park hosts a lot of visitors every day, so I’m happy to see that it will receive some much-needed improvements,” said Kim. “Parks provide an invaluable resource to our communities and have a huge impact on the mental and physical health of our citizens. This funding will make Reservoir Park more accessible and enjoyable for everyone.” Read more

 

Kim announces initiative to give Pittsburgh Steelers fans a say in broadcasted games

(Sep 16, 2022)

“Secondary market decisions not only affect the fans, banned from watching the teams they support, but can also negatively impact the financial earnings of stations forced to carry less popular teams,” said Kim. “Local bars and restaurants also suffer financial losses when NFL fans stay away on game day.” Read more

 

Kim announces more than $1 million in grants for outdoor projects in Dauphin County

(Sep 07, 2022)

“These investments make great strides in creating recreational opportunities, conserving natural resources, and revitalizing local communities,” said Kim. “A large focus of these investments is on revitalizing community spaces to make them more accessible, including improvements for ADA access and modernized walkways so that everyone can enjoy the natural beauty of Dauphin County.” Read more

 

Join me at the Camp Curtin YMCA for WholecareFest!

(Aug 30, 2022)

There will be information on healthy lifestyle choices, giveaways, and activities for the whole family! Read more

 

County Election, Rail Freight, and Environmental Education Funding Opportunity For Your District

(Aug 09, 2022)

The Governor’s Budget Office is accepting applications for the 2022 Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (RACP) until Friday, August 19. Please send any RACP letters of support to my office as soon as possible, as we anticipate awards will be announced shortly after the conclusion of the 30-day public comment period. Read more

 

Learn more: Pennsylvania's Bureau of Diversity, Inclusion, and Small Business Opportunities

(Jul 28, 2022)

Pennsylvania’s Bureau of Diversity, Inclusion, and Small Business Opportunities seeks to educate and advocate for the small businesses of the commonwealth. As an advocate, BDISBO seeks to influence policy, programs, and legislation to meet the needs of the small business community. Their primary mission is to actively, equitably, and successfully engage small businesses in the Commonwealth’s public procurement process as one of the ways to fuel our economy. For more information, visit the BDISBO website . Read more

 

Loan and grant combo to give Steelton pump station a necessary makeover

(Jul 20, 2022)

HARRISBURG, July 18 – Steelton will receive $2.39 million in funding from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority, which today approved a grant and low-interest loan to overhaul the borough’s water pump station. “The Steelton pump facility has run its course and needs replacing,” said state Rep. Patty Kim, D-Dauphin. “Once this project is complete, nearly 1,800 residential customers will no longer have to worry about sewage backup in their basements when our area receives large amounts of precipitation.” Three new pumps, new equipment hoists for the pumps, a backup generator, a new wet well mixing system, new pump controls, an additional influent grinder, an electric drive on the existing grinder, a new remote alarm, a new roof, and force main bypass piping are some of the areas to be addressed. The money also will aid in the replacement of other components like internal piping, valves, a sump pump, and electrical service gear. Improvements to heat, ventilating, the air conditioning system, and dry-well dehumidification are also part of the funds’ purpose. The funding includes a $2.3 million grant and a $64,291 low-interest loan from Pennvest. The overall project is expected to cost $2.4 million. Read more

 

Summer 2022 Paper Shredding Event

(Jul 06, 2022)

Summer 2022 Paper Shredding Event Read more

 

Kim announces $1.355M in PHARE funding

(Jun 28, 2022)

State Rep. Patty Kim announced today that money is being awarded to support neighbors who need housing. “Quality affordable housing is something that all families deserve,” said Kim, D-Dauphin. “These dollars will help hundreds of our neighbors who deal with extraordinary circumstances remain or become independent homeowners.” The funding comes from the Pennsylvania Housing Affordability and Rehabilitation Enhancement Fund, or PHARE, which was established to provide for the delivery of state and federal funds, as well as funds from other sources, to help create, rehabilitate and support affordable housing for all throughout Pennsylvania. More information about the PHARE program can be found on the PA Housing Finance Agency’s website . Sycamore Homes Organization: Steel Works Construction, LLC Funding Reserved: $400,000 (Realty Transfer Tax) Proposal Description: The proposed Sycamore Homes project is a 23-unit affordable, mixed income housing development in South Harrisburg. Sycamore Homes is located on the 1400 Sycamore Street, just a few blocks away from the state capitol complex in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. This approximately $3 million project has been thoughtfully designed with a heart for creating safe, affordable, and efficient housing within a community that provides Read more

 

Environmental, re-entry, and recycling funding opportunities

(Jun 21, 2022)

STATE PROGRAMS NOW OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS: Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency: Assessing Racial & Ethnic Disparities (R/ED) in PA’s Criminal Justice System (Funding Source: Federal Funding) Who May Apply : Higher education institutions (public/not-for-profit), nonprofit organizations, and for-profit institutions (i.e., consulting firms). Use : To develop and implement a statewide research initiative to identify current R/ED levels using quantitative methods, understand potential drivers using qualitative methods, and make recommendations to chart a path forward. Funds : Up to $250,000. Application Deadline : July 12, 2022 More Information : Click on https://egrants.pccd.pa.gov/Public/OpenAnnouncements.aspx . Pennsylvania Commission on Crime and Delinquency: Victim Advocacy – School District of Philadelphia (Funding Source: General Fund) Who May Apply: Organizations that provide direct services to crime victims and may be operated by a non-profit organization or public (governmental) agency, or a combination of such agencies or organizations. Use : To support students and their families who are victims of violence within the School District of Philadelphia. Funds : Up to $375,000 over three years. PCCD expects to fund one (1) applicant over a three-year project period. Application Deadline : Read more

 

Kim announces funding for educational programs

(Jun 08, 2022)

The money earmarked for childhood and parental education today will help safeguard children in Dauphin County,” Kim said. “These funds will be used to fund programs that teach second-graders how to set personal healthy boundaries as well as learn about ways to find safe adults and receive help.” Read more

 

Kim welcomes $3.4 million in grants to benefit the region
Nov 21, 2022

Rep. Kim's Holiday Health Fair
Nov 17, 2022

GRANT MEMO: Workforce Support, Historic Preservation, and Criminal Justice Disparity Research Funding Opportunities For Your District
Nov 14, 2022

Kim welcomes $13 million for Harrisburg park improvements
Nov 01, 2022

Kim announces $9.25 million in grants to benefit region
Nov 01, 2022

Kim welcomes $8.8 million in grants for Harrisburg community projects
Oct 26, 2022

Kim praises Sharina Johnson, founder of Arcana Recovery, during Ben Franklin Technology Partners funding presentation
Oct 25, 2022

Kim descends 21-story skyscraper in Harrisburg for Big Brothers Big Sisters
Oct 20, 2022

Kim kicks off Breast Cancer Awareness Month at state Capitol
Oct 06, 2022

Kim announces $125,000 grant for Reservoir Park upgrades
Sep 20, 2022

Kim announces initiative to give Pittsburgh Steelers fans a say in broadcasted games
Sep 16, 2022

Kim announces more than $1 million in grants for outdoor projects in Dauphin County
Sep 07, 2022

Join me at the Camp Curtin YMCA for WholecareFest!
Aug 30, 2022

County Election, Rail Freight, and Environmental Education Funding Opportunity For Your District
Aug 09, 2022

Learn more: Pennsylvania's Bureau of Diversity, Inclusion, and Small Business Opportunities
Jul 28, 2022

Loan and grant combo to give Steelton pump station a necessary makeover
Jul 20, 2022

Summer 2022 Paper Shredding Event
Jul 06, 2022

Kim announces $1.355M in PHARE funding
Jun 28, 2022

Environmental, re-entry, and recycling funding opportunities
Jun 21, 2022

Kim announces funding for educational programs
Jun 08, 2022