Community Impact Focus Areas



Safety Net Services – Total 2-Year Investment: $522,000

Every person deserves to have access to the basic human needs in life, no matter their circumstance or demographic. When people have a safe place to live and have access to healthy food, legal and crisis services, they will feel supported by their community and motivated to better their own quality of life.

*Program investment amounts are 2-year allocations distributed from June 30, 2016 to July 1, 2018.  

Partner Program Name & Purpose *Program Investment
American Red Cross of the Susquehanna Valley Service to the Armed Forces – To provide active duty and veteran military members & family to communicate emergencies / referrals to alleviate crises and help reconnect to civilian life. $10000
American Red Cross of the Susquehanna Valley Disaster Services – To provide disaster relief / educate fire safety and disaster prevention & preparedness / install smoke alarms. To provide referrals & assistance to help client recovery. $130000
Lebanon County Christian Ministries Emergency Client Services – Provide temporary residence for homeless persons and/or families in times of crisis with access to other basic needs. $40000
Lebanon County Christian Ministries Emergency Shelter – To provide temporary and emergency shelter to families and individuals facing an immediate housing crisis and provide basic life skills training to become self-sustaining and productive community members. $136000
MidPenn Legal Services Critical Help for Critical Moments – To provide low-income individuals & domestic violence survivors access to the legal system and assist them in the areas of safety / shelter / income and family stability. $56000
The Salvation Army - Lebanon Corps. Food Assistance – To provide supplemental food and hot meals to those who otherwise would need to choose between food and other living expenses. $70000
The Salvation Army - Lebanon Corps. Social Services – To assist with utility and housing expenses / provide clothing and furniture in emergency situations & low income families / classes to help clients achieve and maintain financial stability. $80000