BOOST SUMMER CAMP & PA Community Alliance

BOOST Community Development Corp. (CDC) is sponsoring with the assistance of others a Summer Camp at their 6008 to 6010 Lansdowne Avenue location. CCSPA is assisting and working with BOOST to make this camp a success. The Camp is designed to provide opportunities for children who might otherwise be on the street during the summer months have an enriching experience.

The PA Community Alliance Summit was held in Harrisburg, PA from May 21-22nd @ the Harrisburg Hilton Hotel. CCSPA was represented by Thaddeus S. Taylor, Sr. who attended every session on both days. The summit and council session highlighted the plight of the Developmental Disabilities but many various groups were there including: Women Against Abuse, PA Banking and Securities Department, PA Human relations Commission PA developmental Disabilities Council, South Phila. Prevention Coalition on Homelessness Bradbury-Sullivan LGBT Community Center, The Monkey and The Elephant who find young adults employment, Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County, Grape  Leaf Empowerment Center, Consumer Health Coalition, LIFE - NWPA living independence for the elderly, The Bethany Christian Center who assist immigrants and refugees, Disability Equality in Education, and other organizations who spoke on coalition building and the needs of their organization