The video below describes ALICE and the wage gap and financial realities for the 30% of Chester County and Montgomery County households who live under the threshold.
More information about the wage gap can be found at
Two long-time Orion clients supporting each other as they face their individual life and health challenges.
Thank you so much to our volunteer, Elizabeth Marks, for organizing a coat drive at Gravic, Inc. We are thrilled to have coats, hats, and scarves for Warmth for All. Orion will be collecting items of warmth through November 11th!
Andy and his sister, Anna, visited our office today during a town visit for a doctor's appointment. He had been a 'regular' in the office before the pandemic. Andy didn't recognize some of the new faces but began sharing his story. He was homeless for 25 years, struggled with addiction, and faced legal issues. With Orion's help, he received support like hotel stays and transportation, turning his life around. Andy has been sober for 8 years, with stable housing and access to resources. Their gratitude is as profound as Andy's love for Philly sports, and they plan to volunteer with us soon.
The video below is about Jessica and her story she told during the Allies for Housing in Chester County back in August.
Orion’s History over the last 45 years
A summary of our history.