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PA Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera, Allentown Superintendent Thomas Parker to keynote Donley Awards

April 10, 2018

Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Education Pedro Rivera will keynote at CSC’s Donley Awards luncheon April 19, along with Allenton Superintendent Thomas Parker. The 23rd annual awards luncheon is scheduled for noon – 1:15 p.m. at DeSales University Center. Recognized this year for their advocacy of children’s welfare are: Dave and Kathy Leber, Dr. Deborah Campbell, DDS, […]

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Donley Awards honor advocates of children in Lehigh Valley

February 26, 2018

ALLENTOWN – Community Services for Children will present three awards April 19 to individuals and organizations who have significantly improved the quality of life for children in the Lehigh Valley. Dr. Deborah Campbell, Dave and Kathy Leber and Junior League of the Lehigh Valley are the 2018 winners of the Inez and Edward Donley Award […]

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Join us at Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission’s 10th Anniversary Economic Summit

February 23, 2018

At CSC, we agree that high-quality early education is a priority for Pennsylvania’s future economic prosperity. We want to share an upcoming opportunity to learn, network and collaborate on early learning policy and investment strategies at the Pennsylvania Early Learning Investment Commission’s 10th Anniversary Economic Summit on May 7, at the Harrisburg Hilton.   Every […]

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Community Services for Children receives Community Partnership grant from Lehigh Valley Community Foundation

January 29, 2018

ALLENTOWN — Community Services for Children recently received a 2017-18 Community Partnership Grant from Lehigh Valley Community Foundation (LVCF). The $5,000 grant, part of $250,000 awarded to 29 local nonprofits, will support CSC’s innovative literacy/technology lab for one year. “Congratulations to Community Services for Children’s technology lab,” said Bernie J. Story, president and CEO of […]

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Deidre Kamber Todd, Victoria Montero join CSC Board

December 11, 2017

ALLENTOWN – Community Services for Children is honored to welcome Deidre Kamber Todd and Victoria Montero to the Board of Directors. Kamber Todd is a managing partner of the Kamber Law Group, P.C., in Allentown. Her areas of practice include business law, employment law, contracts, HIPAA, social media law and school law. In her free […]

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Dr. Deborah A. Campbell to receive inaugural ‘Head Start Oral Health Champion’ Award for work with Head Start/Early Head Start children

October 26, 2017

Pennsylvania Head Start Association and the Healthy Smiles Task Force will honor the dentist on Nov. 2 at Community Services for Children in Allentown ALLENTOWN – Lehigh Valley Health Network’s vice chair of dental medicine will be honored Thurs., Nov. 2, for her ongoing commitment to children’s oral health. Dr. Deborah A. Campbell has donated […]

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Middle States Association re-accredits Community Services for Children for 7 years

October 23, 2017

ALLENTOWN — The Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) has re-accredited Community Services for Children for another seven years, a move that recognizes the agency as a leader in quality standards. CSC is one of 167 schools worldwide to earn accreditation or re-accreditation, which is considered the gold standard for measuring […]

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CSC’s Children’s Ball Supports Head Start, other early education

September 21, 2017

ALLENTOWN — Community Services for Children invites the community to “Journey to Oz” on Nov. 17, for the annual Children’s Ball to support early education. This year’s Wizard of Oz-themed ball will be held 6 to 9 p.m. at Lehigh University’s Mountaintop Campus. Tickets are $135 per person or $250 per couple and include a […]

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State grant allows CSC to add 100 Pre-K Counts students

August 24, 2017

Community Services for Children has been approved for an additional 100 PA Pre-K Counts children for the second year in a row. The increase brings CSC’s Pre-K Counts enrollment to 373 and allows for expansion into previously un-served school districts. Of the 100 additional children, 60 will be served in Allentown, 20 in the Pen […]

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CSC welcomes John Ponente as VP of Finance

June 21, 2017

Community Services for Children is pleased to announce John Ponente is the organization’s new vice president of finance. Ponente, who joined CSC on Monday, has more than 25 years of financial experience in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors. He most recently served as the director of finance for Silver Springs Martin Luther School, a […]

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