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Pocono Alliance In The News

Pocono Alliance Provides 10,000th Healthy Start Screening (“Pocono Alliance Screens 10,000th Child” Pocono Record – July 22, 2016)

Pocono Alliance Awards Youth4Solutions Grant (“MCTI Interact Club wins grant to help build gardens at homeless shelter” Pocono Record – May 12, 2012)

Pocono Alliance Offering New Early Childhood Screening Program Thru PoconoInfo Helpline (“Pocono Alliance holding early childhood screening program” Pocono Record – March 2, 2016)

Pocono Alliance Offers Grants for Youth Projects (“Pocono Alliance to offer grants for youth projects” Pocono Record – January 16, 2016)

Bridges Out of Poverty Grad Receives Degree from ESU (“Bridges Out of Poverty program’s first grad earns ESU degree” Pocono Record – December 20, 2015)

Pocono Alliance Receives $30K From PPL Foundation for Bridges Out of Poverty (“Bridges Out of Poverty gets $30K grant to expand program” Pocono Record – December 9, 2015)

Pocono Raceway gives $10K to Healthy Start Screenings (“Pocono Raceway gives $10K to childhood screening program” Pocono Record – November 18, 2015)

Project One Step Concert Benefits Local Charities (“Community choir lifts voices to lift those in need” Pocono Record – Pocono Record – November 2, 2015)

Pocono Alliance & United Way Help Keep Pre-K Doors Open (“Loan keeps Brodheadsville pre-K program open” Pocono Record – October 30, 2015)

Rotary Club of the Stroudsburg Donates $6K to Bridges (“Bridges Out of Poverty gets $6K boost from Rotary Club of the Stroudsburgs” Pocono Record – September 3, 2015)

Pocono Alliance Receives Funding for New Screening Program (“Pocono Mountains Community Fundraiser awards $203,000 to 6 charities” Pocono Record – July 30, 2015)

Something to Think About: Debbie Kulick (“Something to Think About: Monroe program helps some of the 25,000 escape poverty” Pocono Record – July 15, 2015)

Poverty Simulation at NCC Campus (“Something to Think About: Event simulates poverty to stir awareness, solutions” Pocono Record – May 1, 2015)

Getting Ahead Graduation (“Bridges Out of Poverty program graduates 20 in East StroudsburgPocono Record – March 26, 2015)

PPL Donates $20K for Healthy Start Screening (“PPL gives $20K to Pocono Alliance children’s campaignPocono Record – March 12, 2015)

UN Aspire Roundtable Discussion with Pocono Alliance  (“UN Aspire students ponder community advocacy with Pocono Alliance”Pocono Record – February 3, 2015)

Shawnee Inn Sponsors Holiday Dinner for Getting Ahead Families (“Shawnee sponsors dinner for Pocono Alliance families” biz570.com/Northeast PA Business Journal – January 7, 2015)

Project One Step Donates Proceeds to Pocono Alliance and other charities (“Project One Step donates concert proceeds to nonprofits” Pocono Record – December 30, 2014)

Church Fundraiser Collects Money for Pocono Alliance (“ ’Drive Through Bethlehem’ in Stroud Township raises money for needy” Pocono Record – December 10, 2014)

Pocono Alliance Holds Annual Breakfast and Awards Ceremony (“Pocono Alliance Honors Award Recipients at Annual Breakfast” The570 Network – PoconoTimes.com November 26, 2014)

School Group Collects Food for Project One Step (“Melting-pot student group at East Stroudsburg South collects food for homeless” Pocono Record – November 13, 2014)

Arthur Piancone Receives Rose Tucker Award (“MFHS hosting annual luncheon meeting” Times Leader – October 18, 2014)

Give Poverty the Boot Thru the Arts Fundraiser (“Pocono Alliance to host benefit for poverty program” Pocono Record – September 29, 2014)

Michael J. Frailey Insurance Collects Books for Cops ‘N’ Kids (“Cops ‘N’ Kids program receives donation” Pocono Record – September 25, 2014)

Mt. Airy Resort & Team Baker Host Event for Pocono Alliance (“Mount Airy Resort to host Pocono Alliance benefit” Pocono Record – September 18, 2014)

Crossing Abilities Playground Grand Opening (“All-inclusive Pocono Township playground opens with fanfare” Pocono Record – August 23, 2014)

Pocono Alliance Organizes Community Resource Fair at NCC (“Monroe County’s resources explored at NCC fair” Pocono Record – August 8, 2014)

Ways to Help Pocono Alliance (“Something to Think About: There are many ways to help Pocono Alliance programs” Pocono Record – August 7, 2014)

Healthy Start Screenings Celebrates 10 Years of Service (“Pocono Alliance has gotten support for Healthy Start Screenings for 10 years” Pocono Record – July 10, 2014)

Pocono Alliance Receives Grant From Pocono Health System for Screenings (“Pocono Health System awards $70K to local agencies, students” Pocono Record – July 5, 2014)

New Board Members Elected  (“Bechtel, Yurko elected to Pocono Alliance” Pocono Record - June 4, 2014)

PoconoInfo Celebrating 10 Years of Service to Monroe County (“PoconoInfo Helpline assists people in need” Pocono Record – May 8, 2014)

PPL Donates $20,000 to Tax to the Max Scholarship Program  (“PPL Contributes $20K to Pocono Alliance” Pocono Record – March 30, 2014)

Bridges Out of Poverty Helping Women In Poverty (“‘Bridges’ supports women in poverty” Pike & Monroe Life – Pocono Record February 13, 2014)

St. Luke’s Donates to Crossing Abilities All-Inclusive Playground (“Lehigh Valley company news” Morning Call – January 30, 2014)

Rotary Club of the Stroudsburgs Donates to Crossing Abilities Playground (“Rotary Club Donates $6K for Playground’s Sound Garden Pocono Record – January 29, 2014)

Monroe County Bar Foundation Donates to Crossing Abilities Playground (“Crossing Abilities receives $1,500 from Monroe County lawyers” Pocono Record – January 13, 2014)

Project One Step Concert Raises $2900 for Bridges Out of Poverty Program (“Renowned composer comes to S-burg to raise funds for charities” Pocono Record – December 31, 2013)

Project One Step Concert Will Benefit Pocono Alliance & Local Food Pantries (“Project One Step: 160 sing for food banks” Pocono Record – November 8, 2013)

Pocono Alliance & Other Agencies Meet with Legislators (“Pocono poverty fighters meet with Pa. legislators” Pocono Record – November 7, 2013)

Give Poverty the Boot Thru the Arts Raises Funds for Getting Ahead (“Art fundraiser aids poverty program: Bridges Out of Poverty aids families trying to get financial stable” Pocono Record – October 29, 2013)

Wells Fargo Employees Volunteer to Spruce Up Crossing Abilities Playground (“Bank helps Tannersville park reach a goal” Pocono Record – October 6, 2013)

Pocono Alliance Receives Community Award (“NEPA community assistance center gives awards to PEEC, Pocono Alliance” Pocono Record – September 27, 2013)

Jimmie Johnson Foundation & Lowe’s Donate to Crossing Abilities  (“Jimmie Johnson Foundation, Lowe’s donate $1,500 to Crossing Abilities” Pocono Record – September 2, 2013)

Pocono Alliance Executive Director – Top 40 Under 40 In the Poconos (“Top 40 Under 40 in the Poconos – Michael Tukeva” Pocono Record – August 18, 2013)

Cops ‘N’ Kids Literacy Program distributes free children’s books to Special ( “Cops ‘N’ Kids Literacy Program distributes free children’s books to Special Olympics athletes” Pocono Record –June 13, 2013)

Blue Cross gives Pocono Alliance $10K (“Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania gives Pocono Alliance $10K” Pocono Record – May 16, 2013)

Pocono Alliance, Sound Strategy launch Pocono Community Calendar (“Pocono Alliance, Sound Strategy launch online calendar” Pocono Record – May 6, 2013)

Bridges Out of Poverty Programs give impoverished a path to a better life (“Programs give impoverished a path to a better life: Something to Think About Pocono Record – May 3, 2013)

Crossing Abilitities Playground Hightlighted in Pleasant Valley Life (“A Playground That Celebrates All Abilities” Pleasant Valley Life - May 2013)

Executive Director Michael Tukeva & Pocono Alliance Highlighted in Local Flair (“Michael Tukeva & Pocono Alliance” Local Flair Magazine – April/May 2013)

Getting Ahead Graduate Highlighted in the Pocono Record (“Risen from rock bottom: Pocono single mom released from prison of abuse” Pocono Record – March 31, 2013)

High Five Charity Auction to Benefit Crossing Abilities (“Swiftwater charity auction to help fund children’s playground” Pocono Record – March 12, 2013)

Crossing Abilities Playground Moves Forward  (“Something to Think About” Deb Kulick – Pocono Record –March 22, 2013)

Fundraiser Raises More than $2k for Crossing Abilities (“Crossing Abilities playground gets $2,200 from event” Pocono Record – March 18, 2013)

Weiler Donates $30k to Bridges Out of Poverty (“Weiler Corp. donates $30,000 to Bridges Out Of Poverty program” Pocono Record – March 9, 2013)

Bridges Out of Poverty Graduation Ceremony at Fernwood (“Students’ long road to success takes a step tonight at FernwoodPocono Record - February 7, 2013)

PPL Donates $20k to Tax to the Max (“PPL contributes $20K to Pocono Alliance program” Pocono Record – December 24, 2012)

Pocono Alliance Early Childhood Screening Program Receives Grant (“Pocono Health Foundation, Rotary Club award grants” Pocono Record – December 1, 2012)

Pocono Alliance and East Stroudsburg University’s Speech & Hearing Clinic Offers Hearing Screenings  (“Free Hearing Screenings for Children at ESU” Pocono Record - November 8, 2012)

Pocono Alliance Participates in Night of Literacy (“A learning experience for school district families – Literacy Night introduces parents to resources for honing their children’s reading skills” Pocono Record - October 19, 2012)

Pocono Alliance 10th Annual Celebration Breakfast (“Executive director reaches out for more help” Pocono Record – October 19, 2012)

Crossing Abilities Playground Moves Location  (“Special-needs park finds a new home in Pocono Township” Pocono Record - October 12, 2012)

PoconoInfo Presents Services at FLECHA Conference (“Latino Conference at ESU Designed to Educate” Pocono Record – September 30, 2012)

Pocono Alliance & Pocono Medical Center Provide Free Flu Shots  (“Free adult flu shot clinic today in Middle Smithfield” Pocono Record - October 11, 2012)

Pocono Alliance Working to Combat Poverty (“A Plan to unite against povertyPocono Record - August 17, 2012)

Cops ‘N’ Kids Literacy Program (“Literacy program’s next chapter: Cops ‘n’ Kids in Monroe County” Pocono Record – August 9, 2012)

Pocono Alliance Awarded Pocono Mt. Community Fundraiser Grant (“Community Fundraiser grants $185,000 to 4 Monroe County Service Organizations” Pocono Record – July 27, 2012)

Crossing Abilities Design Contest Winners (“Kids help design all-inclusive playground” Pocono Record - July 26, 2012)

Developmental & Vision Screenings (“Free developmental, vision screenings for children Thursday” Pocono Record - April 25, 2012)

Crossing Abilities Design Contest (“Kids invited to submit designs for ‘all-inclusive playground’ in Jackson Township” Pocono Record - March 9, 2012)

Wells Fargo gives $5,000 grants to Pocono Alliance (Pocono Record - March 2, 2012)