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December 13, 2012

LAMPa Sets 2013-14 Advocacy Agenda

LAMPa Mission Statement: In response to God’s love in Jesus Christ, we advocate for wise and just public policies in Pennsylvania that promote the common good. “The witness of this church in society flows from its identity as a community that lives from and for the gospel. Faith is active in love; love calls for...

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October 31, 2012

2012 LAMPa Advocacy Summary

LAMPa advocacy takes place through direct contacts in Harrisburg and involving the LAMPa network in email and call-in advocacy, offering testimony, writing letters to the editors and district visits. The impact of LAMPa advocacy in 2012 included: • Maintaining funding of the State Food Purchase Program, which provides vital grants to local food pantries, despite...

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April 2, 2012

Pennsylvania’s Own Hunger Games (or why the Human Services Development Fund matters)

If you haven’t read the hottest series since Harry Potter, here’s the gist of it. The Hunger Games is set in a futuristic United States where every year the capitol city requires its 12 enslaved and impoverished districts to select two teenagers to compete in a televised survival contest as punishment for an earlier rebellion....

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January 16, 2012

Website Update

We are currently recovering from a loss of all our website data due to a database issue. Thanks for your patience as we rebuild out content.

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