HIP opened the Hazleton One Community Center, (#HOCC), nearly five years ago offering low cost or no cost educational, cultural and athletic opportunities to economically disadvantaged families within an atmosphere that fosters trust and respect.
Our instagram page @hip_beings will introduce you to some of our students and a few of the mentors who have worked with them #HIPbeings#HIPbeingShanelle#WhyweHIP
Several years ago we introduced the Hazleton Integration Project (#HIP) as a catalyst for positive change in our area. We believed that whatever differences exist between the people who now call Hazleton home are far outweighed by the common sense of humanity that binds us together.
"Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David M. Kennedy teams up with his Stanford University colleague Condoleezza Rice to investigate the idea of a unifying American creed.Their thorny, cross-partisan inquiry frames the stories of activists, each of whom is striving to realize his or her own vision of America’s promise across a deep divide documentary by Citizen Film."