Entries by Fred Gaffney

Resources to Help Employees Deal with Substance Issues

Throughout the pandemic, health-care providers and counselors throughout the region have been reporting increases in mental health and substance abuse issues. With the challenges employers are facing with workforce, ensuring the health and safety of employees and the workplace is critical. The Chamber of Commerce is a member of the United in Recovery coalition under […]

Key Energy Bills Considered by State Lawmakers

From PA Chamber of Business & Industry State lawmakers took action on a number of energy-related bills last week – the most notable of which was a disapproval resolution regarding the Wolf Administration’s plan to have Pennsylvania join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, a hotly debated CO2 budget trading program for power plants. As RGGI […]

Member News – October 27, 2021

Community Giving Foundation: Bloomsburg Foundation Awards 2021 Grants The Community Giving Foundation announced grant awards totaling $12,050 to local charitable nonprofits and government agencies through their recent competitive process. These awards were granted through the Bloomsburg Unrestricted Fund and the Hartman / Robbins / Stroup Fund. Community Giving Foundation: Bloomsburg administers a total of 9 […]

Webinar Series Provides Information on Nonprofit Security Grant Program

The Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Grant Programs Directorate (GPD), in partnership with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Center for Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, and Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA), invites houses of worship, faith-based, community, and nonprofit organizations to participate in  Nonprofit Security Grant Program (NSGP) webinars. The NSGP provides funding support […]