Downtown Allentown Community Development Initiative Support
Dorothy Rider Pool Health Care Trust/Lehigh Valley Health Network
$100,000 over two years
Lehigh Valley Health Network and Pool Trust seek to develop strategies to improve health in the neighborhoods surrounding center city Allentown, in concert with other housing, education and public safety efforts. Both organizations have moved downtown, establishing a physical presence in center city.
LVHN and Pool Trust staff played critical leadership and support roles in The Promise Neighborhoods of the Lehigh Valley in the Old Allentown Neighborhood adjacent to the NIZ.