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Adaptive Sports Provide a Lifetime of Competition and Community

Written by Rebecca Strobel, Community Supports Coordinator at the Lehigh Valley Center for Independent Living, a Funding Assistance Center for PATF Everett Deibler was 8 years old when he saw… [ Read Adaptive Sports Provide a Lifetime of Competition and Community ]

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Robert Shilling, PATF Board Member, on PATF

Robert Shilling, Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) Board Member, describes the PATF loan process in American Sign Language. Transcript: My name is Robert Shilling. I am Deaf. I have been… [ Read Robert Shilling, PATF Board Member, on PATF ]

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PATF Receives $22,000 Grant to Expand Loan Program and Financial Education Initiative

Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) has received a $22,000 grant from the Eleanor M. Mathers Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation to support its Loan and Financial Education Programs. Announcement of… [ Read PATF Receives $22,000 Grant to Expand Loan Program and Financial Education Initiative ]

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PATF Releases 2015-16 Annual Report: Loans That Change Lives

Harrisburg, PA Contact: Susan Tachau, (888) 744-1938 Pictures available on Facebook The latest accomplishments of the Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) were highlighted at a press conference yesterday hosted by… [ Read PATF Releases 2015-16 Annual Report: Loans That Change Lives ]

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Applauding PA ABLE Becoming Law

Harrisburg, PA: Pennsylvania Assistive Technology Foundation (PATF) and The Arc of Pennsylvania applaud Governor Wolf for signing SB 879, PA ABLE, into law as Act 17 of 2016. Act 17… [ Read Applauding PA ABLE Becoming Law ]

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Pennsylvania is ABLE – Press Release from The ABLE Advocacy Coalition

Harrisburg, PA: As we approach the one-year anniversary of the federal Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act, The ABLE Advocacy Coalition is asking Pennsylvania legislators to put a bow… [ Read Pennsylvania is ABLE – Press Release from The ABLE Advocacy Coalition ]

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#ATMadeItPossible Photo Contest!

In celebration of Assistive Technology Awareness Month in PA, we’re hosting a #ATMadeItPossible Photo Contest throughout the month of November so you can show off some of the things that… [ Read #ATMadeItPossible Photo Contest! ]

PATF Infographic: Learn A Little More About Us

It’s been a team effort pulling together a visual representation of what we’re all about here at PATF, and we think we’ve nailed it with our new infographic. Text alternative… [ Read PATF Infographic: Learn A Little More About Us ]

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It’s Here! Latest Edition of Our Financial Education Booklet, ¢ents and $ensibility.

We are thrilled to announce the third edition of our financial education booklet, ¢ents and $ensibility: A guide to managing your money. Changes to the new edition include reworking some… [ Read It’s Here! Latest Edition of Our Financial Education Booklet, ¢ents and $ensibility. ]

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PATF is Re-Certified as a CDFI

Last week we received some wonderful news – that PATF has been re-certified as a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) by the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Organizations certified as… [ Read PATF is Re-Certified as a CDFI ]