Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

A longtime friend of Orion came to the office asking for help with his cell phone. Acknowledging digital literacy is a challenge for some folks, an Orion staff member listened to what he needed and navigated what he did not know. He walked out with a smile as he now could have the connection to…

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Colonial Gardens - Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Colonial Gardens – Neighbors Helping Neighbors

We are grateful to announce that Colonial Gardens has generously agreed to continue their support for Orion’s 45 Years Past, 45 Years Future Campaign. 20% of purchases will be donated to Orion for a month, from May 15th until June 15th!! Please make sure to share this coupon with friends, families, and neighbors. You will be…

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

We are so grateful for the help of a local Airbnb owner. When he heard that a gentleman who had been staying at Code Blue was paying almost $400 for an Uber to get to work, he knew the right thing to do was to provide a warm place to sleep AND walk to his…

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Bridges Out of Poverty

Bridges Out of Poverty May and June 2022

Phoenixville Bridges is our local version of the national powerful tool, Bridges Out of Poverty. Please join us virtually on Thursday, May 26, 1-4:30pm. Register for the workshop.  If you are interested in attending in-person on Tuesday, June 14th, register here. Not sure what Bridges Out of Poverty is? It’s an innovative framework for addressing poverty…

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Give 20 Percent Coupon

A huge thank you to Colonial Gardens who has offered to support Orion’s 45 Years Past, 45 Years Future Campaign by donating 20% of purchases now until April 24th to Orion!! Make sure to share this coupon with friends, families, and neighbors as well! You will be supporting a local business while supporting a local non-profit. If…

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Beth Ann

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

You might recognize Beth Ann, pictured with our receptionist, LaVeana from the ABC News Video (see About page). Please take a moment to watch it if you have not done so as April is Fair Housing Month! At the time, right before the pandemic, she was new to recovery yet unfortunately, homeless, and quite concerned…

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

It’s the Little Things that Matter Most

When a mom came in and asked if we might have a stroller, not only were we able to give her one, the kids got some new books and big smiles too. She left grateful and with a smile as well. With your help, we continue to neighbors helping neighbors!

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The Power of Words

The Power of Words

Gathered around children’s books, volunteers encourage a love of reading and creativity. For the first time a six-week book club for little girls is being offered as part of Orion’s STARS program. Each week a new book will be introduced to promote the power of words as children take turns reading, share conversations and engage…

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Six students from Young Men and Women In Charge’s Phoenixville chapter beautifully decorated Orion’s front window for Black History Month! The Orion team is so grateful for their creativity and kindness. Thank you to another local partner as we continue to be Neighbors Helping Neighbors! Learn more about YMWIC.

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