Category Archives: Resources

Infographic: Why Obamacare Enrollees Need to Take Action in the Months Ahead

From Enroll America (http://www.enrollamerica.org): We’re excited to share a new infographic that describes the simple steps people enrolled in marketplace coverage need to take — starting November 15 — to stay covered for next year:

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Faith Voices on Animal Welfare Video Series

From the Humane Society of the United States (http://www.humanesociety.org): It is the season of St. Francis and the Humane Society of the U.S. has just launched an ongoing video series titled Living Legacy: Faith Voices on Animal Welfare.  The series … Continue reading

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Voting Toolkits

From the Ecumenical Poverty Initiative (http://www.faithendpoverty.org/): NOTE: This year’s election is on November 4—IT IS YOUR DUTY TO VOTE! We have gathered links to some great voting toolkits for you from our denominational and state ecumenical partners and friends! Some … Continue reading

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Free Legal Assistance to Help Victims of Immigration Services Fraud (also in Spanish)

Friends of Farmworkers, a non-profit organization, now provides free legal assistance for victims of immigration services fraud. Immigration services fraud happens when someone who is not actually licensed to practice immigration law charges money to help you with your immigration … Continue reading

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Get Your “Cool Harvest” Potluck Kit

From Interfaith Power and Light (http://interfaithpowerandlight.org): The days are getting shorter, the nights are cooling down, and the leaves are starting to turn gold. Fall harvest celebrations are around the corner, from Sukkot, to International Food Day, to Thanksgiving. These … Continue reading

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Health Insurance Literacy Resource Hub

From Enroll America (http://www.enrollamerica.org): We’ve compiled an online clearinghouse of health insurance literacy resources from a wide array of organizations. Don’t miss our new Health Insurance Literacy Resource Hub (http://www.enrollamerica.org/hil/), a one-stop-shop chock-full of digital tools, fact sheets, handouts, and … Continue reading

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Council Offers Questionnaire for Pennsylvania Candidates–Learn Where Your Candidates Stand

The Pennsylvania Council of Churches’ Ministry of Public Witness is sending a comprehensive questionnaire to gubernatorial candidates Tom Corbett and Tom Wolf. Issues addressed include Pennsylvania’s economy, minimum wage, human needs, public education, environment, criminal justice, health care, payday lending, … Continue reading

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Poverty Fell in 2013; Children and Young Adults Still Face Greatest Risks

From CLASP (http://www.clasp.org/): New Resources From CLASP Break Down the Numbers, Highlight Policy Solutions Yesterday, the U.S. Census Bureau released new data on poverty in 2013.  The data reveal that 14.5 percent of Americans lived in poverty—a small drop from … Continue reading

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Ferguson, Missouri: A Moment of Opportunity

From Everyday Democracy (http://www.everyday-democracy.org): Once again we find ourselves in this place – a place of tragedy, pain, outrage, frustration and confusion. One tragedy in Ferguson is that another mother, father, and community are experiencing a deep loss.  The life … Continue reading

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