VITA TAX

Free Tax Preparation

Orion is happy to welcome back VITA tax, a program which offers free tax preparation help to low and moderate income households. Beginning Monday January 31st documents can be dropped off Monday evenings between 6 and 8 pm or Saturdays between 9 am and 2 pm. For more information, please visit https://www.chestercountyfreetaxes.org/.

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Sewing

Orion’s partnership with Chester County 4-H continues!

After 22 months, kids are back in Suite 99! A 4-H sponsored sewing class, which had been suspended due to construction of the new Civic Center, and a Robotics minicamp are underway with kids busy and engaged in creating, imagining and developing new skills. We love seeing and hearing the excitement, the buzz and the…

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Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

You aspire that ray of hope, assisting people and families in building a better future. Our community recognizes that we are stronger when we work together. Orion is grateful for this collaborative community. Thank you to all our partners, contributors, and friends who continue to lend a helping hand to our neighbors in need!

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Thank you Bistro on Bridge

Thank You Bistro on Bridge!

A huge thank you to Bistro on Bridge and all their customers for their generosity. With their “Philly Eggroll Program”, they presented Orion with a check for over $1600 to help our community members in need. We are grateful for their support as we continue to be Neighbors Helping Neighbors.

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Bridges Out of Poverty March 2022

Phoenixville Bridges is our local version of the national powerful tool, Bridges Out of Poverty. Please join us virtually on Tuesday, March 8, from 9:00 am – 12:30 pm. Register for the workshop. Not sure what Bridges Out of Poverty is? It’s an innovative framework for addressing poverty in a comprehensive, collaborative way that is…

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Holding out hope - Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Holding out Hope

Holding out hope for the community this holiday season, Orion is grateful for all our neighbors’ support in sponsoring over 70 households, including 101 children, for Christmas. Thank you for all the time, gifts, and donations received as we continue making Neighbors helping Neighbors a daily reality!

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#GSK Impact Award

#GSK Impact award winner!

We are honored to be a #GSKImpact award winner! Thank you for recognizing Orion Communities as 1 of 10 cohorts in the Greater Philadelphia region improving the health of our neighborhoods. We are privileged to be part of a community that works together to help create a healthier place for all our residents to live…

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warmth for all hats

Gratitude for Warmth for All

Our wonderful community did it again! We are so grateful to everyone who donated! There were many smiles and words of gratitude as our neighbors selected needed items to keep them warm in the coming months! Thank you to Bunny Barnes for sharing her musical talent with us! The newly remodeled YMCA provided the perfect…

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Warmth for All

Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Warmth for All – Thank you to Master Neal Phelan of Phoenix Karate! Due to his generosity, two Orion families had the opportunity to send their children to summer camp. Recently, our team reached out to Master Phelan to help with our annual Warmth for All event and again, he was happy to support! He…

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