Nov. 6, 2012 – LAWRENCE, N.J. – A $25,000 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) from the City of Trenton will help PEI Kids – a Mercer County nonprofit dedicated to keeping children safe – continue to serve at-risk teenage clients via its highly regarded Comprehensive Juvenile Offenders Outreach Services (CJOOS) program. The federal CDBG Program […]
Oct. 17, 2012 – LAWRENCE, N.J. – PEI Kids announced it will host its Seventh Annual “Tasting in Titusville” on Friday, November 2, at the Union Firehouse, 1396 River Road (Route 29), Titusville, NJ, from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $60 per person or two for $100. All proceeds from the event will benefit […]
Oct. 2, 2012–LAWRENCE, N.J.-On the evening of Thursday, October 4, the Zonta Club of Trenton/Mercer will honor Mercer County nonprofit PEI Kids with a grant supporting its Crisis Intervention for Child Victims of Sexual Abuse Program. The award will be presented at the Club’s 9th Annual Gourmet Garden food and wine tasting event, held at […]
Now is the Time to Create a Safe Community to Protect our Children from Sexual Abuse by Penny Ettinger Now is the time to create a safe community to protect our children from sexual abuse. Jerry Sandusky has been convicted of 45 out of 48 counts of child sexual abuse. Monsignor William Lynn of Philadelphia, […]
May 14, 2012 – LAWRENCE, N.J. – Three grants totaling $33,000 will benefit PEI Kids’ Crisis Intervention for Child Victims of Sexual Abuse program, which, last year alone, provided immediate counseling services to 255 child victims of sexual abuse in Mercer County. The grants were awarded by The Horizon Foundation for New Jersey; the Viola […]
May 14, 2012 – LAWRENCE, N.J. – Nonprofit PEI Kids, which serves more than 16,000 Mercer County children and families annually, recently raised more than $55,000 and recognized four outstanding community leaders as PEI Kids’ PALS (People Appreciated for Long Service) at its 21st Annual Dinner and Auction. The Mercer County organization, which is dedicated […]
March 30, 2012-LAWRENCE, N.J.-Two grants from the County of Mercer, Department of Human Services, will support PEI Kids’ efforts to keep Mercer County children safe. The grants were awarded for the Lawrenceville-based nonprofit’s Crisis Counseling for Child Victims of Sexual Abuse program in the category of “County-Funded Youth Services/Treatment for Child Victims of Sexual Abuse” […]
March 30, 2012 – LAWRENCE, N.J. – Four grants totaling $42,500 will help support PEI Kids, a Mercer County nonprofit dedicated to keeping children safe, and the hundreds of teenage clients it serves via its highly regarded juvenile intervention programs.