CentrePeace collects and resells used merchandise, donated by local residents in order to generate program funding. It relies on volunteers, including inmate volunteers from the Centre County Correctional Facility.
October is National Family History Month. Family stories are important. One study found that for baby boomers and their parents, passing on family stories was more important than inheritances or material possessions.
The Centre County Women’s Resource Center in State College will change its name to Centre Safe. The new name demonstrates new resolve to provide an inviting and safe space for survivors of violence from all backgrounds.