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Community Forum Call to Action
Posted on Monday, November 21, 2016 at 10:56 AM

As you know, there are many ways that you can get engaged in our region's efforts to address the causes and consequences of poverty. We created a specific "Call to Action" list on the table sheet (below) for our recent Community Forum but it is never too late to get involved. If you have questions about any of the five initiatives we featured at the forum, you may learn more by visiting the following websites and/or contacting the following individuals:  

  • Community Health Improvement Plan
    • Contact: Melissa Lyon (
  • Emerge 2040 -
    • Contact: Anna Frantz ( or 814-451-7332)
  • Erie Refocused -
    • Contact: Chris Mong ( or 814-870-1270)
  • UnifiedErie -
  • Erie Together -
    • Contact: Mary Bula (

You may also attend one or more of Erie Together's countywide action team meetings which take place at the Scottish Rite, 4701 Old Zuck Rd, Erie. The December meetings are scheduled as follows and upcoming meetings will be posted on our event calendar:

Action Team 1: Early Childhood Readiness and Success (December 14, 8:30 a.m.)
Action Team 2: Aligning Education to Careers (December 14, 10:30 a.m.)
Action Team 3: Individual and Family Stability (December 13, 8:30 a.m.)
Action Team 4: Aligning Workforce and Economic Development (December 13, 10:30 a.m.)

*Note: Our panelists are preparing answers to the questions posed at the forum which we were not able to address due to time constraints. Check back periodically to find those answers or follow us on Facebook or Twitter for updates.



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