Tracey Dolan, Valley member, working with her sister, Polly Dolan, built a girls secondary boarding school in Tanzania. More and more research outlines the importance of educating girls --especially in developing countries as a key to eradicating poverty and improving the lives of all.
ACLAMO Family Centers (over 30 yrs old) is a community service agency whose mission is to promote improved access to economic, educational, health, social and cultural resources and opportunities for low-income residents of Montgomery County, especially those of Spanish-speaking background living in Norristown and Pottstown. ACLAMO Family Centers remains the only full-service bilingual (Spanish/English) community human service agency in Montgomery County.
Heifer works with communities to end hunger and poverty and care for the earth. Since 1944, Heifer has helped 85 million families and beyond in over 125 countries move toward greater self-reliance through the gift of livestock and training in environmentally sound agriculture. The impact of each initial gift is multiplied as recipients agree to "pass on the gift" by giving one or more of their animal's offspring to another in need.
New Sanctuary Movement of Philadelphia builds community across faith, ethnicity, and class in our work to end injustices against immigrants regardless of immigration status, express radical welcome for all, and ensure that values of dignity, justice, and hospitality are lived out in practice and upheld in policy.