Happy Birthday Dr. Seuss: After School Scholars Program

On Thursday, March 2, the Keystone Job Corp. came to our center and read to some of our students from the After school Scholars Program! The beautiful stories from the Dr. Seuss books came to life with the Keystone Job Corp staffs storytelling. Thank You! Keystone Job Corp. for the time, backpacks, stickers, and hats that you all gave to our students here at the Hazleton One Community Center!

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Joe and Jaye Maddon @ HIP

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Joe and Jaye Maddon with our Communities that Care Youth Outreach group at the Hazleton One Community  Center


Joe and Jade with the kindergarden 


Joe and Jaye in Kindergarten. Joe looks pleased with his grade!









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Joe and Jaye with our HIP After School Scholars waiting for the food to arrive






Visit to Bucknell University football game

HIP kids with hosts from Cal Ripken Sr. Foundation at Bucknell University. Thank you for the opportunity, all of the kids had a great time!

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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.


American Creed

"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‚Äôs promise across a deep divide documentary by Citizen Film." 

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Thank You for all your Support!

We had a very successful Holiday Line-Up.