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The Rural Urban Leadership Program (RULE) of Penn State Extension, Penn State University, has named Gerard Hetman, Community Development Specialist at NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania, as a participating scholar in the upcoming RULE XIX class.

Youth groups and young adults are invited to participate in our "Snow Angels" initiative.

Our team at NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time HomeOwnership Specialist position.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is pleased to welcome PNC Bank as this year’s presenting sponsor for the West Scranton Fall Festival.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is pleased to announce Citizens Saving Bank as a gold sponsor for the West Scranton Fall Festival.

NeighborWorks, along with several volunteer groups, hosted their quarterly Paint the Town program last week – a volunteer event that assists older adults in northeastern Pennsylvania to continue residing in their homes and communities safely and with dignity through small home repair, exterior painting, yard maintenance and more.

Todd Pousley, our Neighborhood Revitalization Manager, has been recently selected (along with only 40 applicants across 13 states) to take part in the Appalachian Regional Institute, an exclusive nine-month program that empowers regional leaders and trains them with best practices to change their communities.

NeighborWorks and Wayne County Area Agency on Aging have collaborated to bring the Elder Cottage Housing Opportunity (ECHO) program to Wayne County.

With today’s aging population and in light of the recent COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of focus has been placed on ways to keep our seniors healthy.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is excited to present the West Scranton Fall Festival in collaboration with the City of Scranton! This two-part event is FREE to the public and will be held on Saturday, October 22!

Façade grants will help existing businesses as startup funding attracts entrepreneurs to City.

Our team at NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time HomeOwnership Assistant position.

Our team at NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking qualified applicants for a part-time, contracted Aging in Place Small Home Repair Technician position.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania was recently recognized for the success of its Beautiful Blocks program with a 2022 “Townie” Award from the Pennsylvania Downtown Center.

Volunteer event to provide 47 older adults in Lackawanna County with small home and accessibility repairs.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania recently accepted a contribution from NBT Bank, in the amount of $10,000 through the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development's Neighborhood Assistance Program.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania recently accepted a contribution from FNCB Bank, in the amount of $10,000 through the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development's Neighborhood Assistance Program.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania will be participating in this year’s NEPA Gives, hosted by the Scranton Area Community Foundation.

We're seeking two responsible, self-motivated individuals to provide 10 weeks of service this summer through AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America).

Our team at NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time West Scranton Neighborhood Coordinator position.

Applications are now being accepted for Beautiful Blocks, a home improvement program jointly sponsored by NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania and the cities of Scranton and Carbondale.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania recently accepted a contribution from Honesdale National Bank, in the amount of $10,000 through the Pennsylvania Department of Community & Economic Development's Neighborhood Assistance Program.

NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is pleased to announce it has welcomed Shane Powers to its team for the recently established Chief Operating Officer position.

Our team at NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time Accounting Manager position.

NeighborWorks NEPA recently received a $100,000 grant from the AllOne Foundation & Charities to be used towards expansion of Aging in Place services. The goal of this program will be to provide resources to help older adults overcome social isolation and health issues.

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