Community Events

Give Local York 2022 and The PROGRAM: An Annual Day of Charitable Giving

On Friday, May 6, 2022, The Program, It's About Change partnered with Give Local York to participate in the 24-hour local giving challenge. Taking careful inventory of the resources needed to meet the needs of the clients we serve, The PROGRAM identified client needs that would benefit from Give Local York donations for 2022. We… Continue reading Give Local York 2022 and The PROGRAM: An Annual Day of Charitable Giving

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The Program Promotes Project Future Focus Youth Reentry Program

On Tuesday January 11, 2022, Kiuana Henderson, Youth Outreach Specialist for the Project Future Focus Youth Reentry Program, participated in a Career and Resource Fair in York City.  The fair was created to engage youth starting at age 14 to provide connections to employers and other service providers who work with and assist youth reentrants. Despite the wintry weather, youth and families poured into the event to connect with employers and other service providers… Continue reading The Program Promotes Project Future Focus Youth Reentry Program

Around The Office, Community Events

The Program Hosts Future Leaders of York

On Wednesday, November 17, 2021, The Program's Director of Operations Alexis Gosik hosted six Future Leaders of York at The Program's York Office. During the session, Future Leaders of York students were able to obtain information about The Program's mission and operations and get answers to some of their great questions. Thanks to the Future… Continue reading The Program Hosts Future Leaders of York

Community Events

The Program Supports Dauphin County Systems of Care Recovery Day

On September 25th, 2021, The Program, It’s About Change Housing Case Manager Samantha Brong attended Dauphin County’s Recovery Day. This event comprised of 25 service providers in Dauphin County at Reservoir Park in Harrisburg PA. This event is so important to able to provide information and resources to individuals in recovery, their families or those… Continue reading The Program Supports Dauphin County Systems of Care Recovery Day

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Community Event Highlights The Importance Of Mentoring After Incarceration

Saturday, 9/25/2021, was an INCREDIBLE day at The Program, It's About Change! The Program's Mentor Coordinator Trina Waters had taken the lead in planning a reentry-focused community event at our Harrisburg Office to highlight the importance of mentoring after incarceration. The weather was absolutely beautiful and the event went off without a hitch! A number… Continue reading Community Event Highlights The Importance Of Mentoring After Incarceration

Community Events

Give Local York 2021 and The Program: A Partnership For A Better Community

On Friday, May 7, 2021, The Program, It's About Change partnered with Give Local York to participate in the 24-hour local giving challenge. Taking careful inventory of the resources needed to meet the needs of the clients we serve, The Program identified our Family Reunification and Housing Assistance programs as beneficiaries of Give Local York… Continue reading Give Local York 2021 and The Program: A Partnership For A Better Community

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

The Program, "Its About Change" CEO AliceAnne Frost took an opportunity to visit our neighbors at the new Spanish American Multicultural Center on South George Street in York. "We are excited for the opening of the new Spanish American Multicultural Center. The center will offer great opportunity to forge a partnership between organizations and to… Continue reading Neighbors Helping Neighbors

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The Program + PA Small Business Development Center = OPPORTUNITIES For Reentrants

The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) provide entrepreneurs and small business owners with the knowledge needed to make smart decisions and prosper. SBDC consultants work with entrepreneurs to help them with a range of business issues including testing a new business proposition, shaping a business plan, investigating funding opportunities, and much more. On Wednesday,… Continue reading The Program + PA Small Business Development Center = OPPORTUNITIES For Reentrants

Community Events

The Program Hosts Real Colors® Training Workshop

On Friday, 1/10/2020, The Program hosted a Real Colors® training workshop and invited any interested community members to attend. Presented in a fast, fun, interactive format, Real Colors® participants learn to quickly identify their own temperament — or “color” — and that of others. Using this powerful knowledge, participants develop more effective interpersonal communication skills… Continue reading The Program Hosts Real Colors® Training Workshop