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2007 Gala

September 21, 2010

The 12th Annual Donley Awards and Children’s Gala is set for Friday, September 7, 6-10 pm at the Candlelight Inn. Evening features premiere of new CSC video produced by film students at DeSales University under the direction of Prof. Scott Paul, student string performers from the Performing Arts HS, and Donley Awards for Children’s Advocacy […]

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New Early Ed Programs

September 21, 2010

CSC will open six prek classrooms this fall through a $924,000 grant from the state called PreK Counts. Five of the classrooms will operate in Allentown and one in Easton. The program is free to children from low-income families (300% of poverty). 120 more children in the Lehigh Valley will be better prepared for success […]

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Health & Safety

September 21, 2010

Sept 15, 10 am to 3 pm (Naticoke, PA) and Sept 22, 10 am to 3 pm (Allentown, PA), CSC offers programs for Early Child Professionals: Pediatric First Aid, Emergency Preparedness, Playground Safety, Fire Life Safety, and Health and Safety Concerns for Practitioners. Lunch provided. Options on which courses. $10 fee. For information, call 1-800-528-7222, […]

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New Board Members Elected

September 21, 2010

Pamela Dent, mother of three and married to Congressman Charles Dent, recently joined the CSC Board of Directors as a Community Child Advocate. She comes to the Board with passion and conviction that quality early education is a vital component to success in life. Mrs. Dent continuously reads the reports on studies related to childhood […]

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Kostas and PNC to be Feted

September 21, 2010

Community Services for Children salutes outstanding individuals and corporations for their contributions to making the lives of children better through The Inez and Edward Donley Award. We’re pleased to announce that the 2007 awardees are PNC Financial Services Group and Kostas Kalogeropoulos, Senior Executive Vice President of Development, Meyer Jabara Hotels. The 2007 Donley Awards […]

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Keystone STARS Improves Quality

September 21, 2010

The quality of child care in Pennsylvania is improving, especially in programs participating in Keystone STARS. This is the result of a study conducted by the University of Pittsburgh and Penn State. “Child care in Pennsylvania serves more than 300,000 children, and it is the largest program helping to prepare children for school,” said Gov. […]

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Jane Ervin new CEO 2007

September 21, 2010

Jane Ervin takes over as CEO for Community Services For Children.

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Donley Award Slated for Retiring Exec

September 21, 2010

The Board of Directors of Community Services for Children, Inc, (CSC) have announced plans to honor Patricia W. Levin as the recipient of the 2006 Inez and Edward Donley Award for Advocacy for Children. The award will be made at the Children’s Gala and Auction, Saturday, November 4, 2006, at the Northampton Country Club, Easton. […]

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The Provider Press

September 21, 2010

The Provider Press is a state funded newsletter published ten times a year by CSC. It supports improving the quality of child care by providing state-of-the-art information for child care professionals, as well as national, state and local news and current events. It is distributed to more than 1800 regulated child care facilities and local […]

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New Members Join Board

September 21, 2010

Community Services for Children is pleased to announce two new members joining the Board of Directors for three-year terms, David Rabaut and Keith Boroch. David Rabaut, PhD, had more than 25 years’ experience in United Way before retiring recently. He began his career at the Community Services Council in Philadelphia in information systems and then […]

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