Financial Counseling Now in New Holland

Tabor Community Services is pleased to announce that its Ann B. Barshinger Financial Empowerment Center for Lancaster County (BFEC) will offer in-person financial counseling services in New Holland, PA. Services include financial assessments, assistance to develop a workable household budget, a personalized action plan to help people achieve their goals, help with reviewing and understanding one’s credit report and how to improve credit scores, effective strategies for paying down debt, counseling to buy a home, and on-going financial coaching to help people stay on track and make needed adjustments as life changes. In partnership with CrossNet, who is providing an office at their location 1

Starting September 27th Financial Counseling Now in Elizabethtown

Tabor Community Services is pleased to announce that its Ann B. Barshinger Financial Empowerment Center for Lancaster County (BFEC) will offer in-person financial counseling services in Elizabethtown, PA. Services include financial assessments, assistance to develop a workable household budget, a personalized action plan to help people achieve their goals, help with reviewing and understanding one’s credit report and how to improve credit scores, effective strategies for paying down debt, counseling to buy a home, and on-going financial coaching to help people stay on track and make needed adjustments as life changes. Tabor working with Elizabethtown Community Housing & Outreach Services (EC

From Credit to Cash

“My credit card debt was something that developed over several years,” begins Karen*. “My mother was ill and I was traveling back and forth a lot. Credit cards were a convenient way to pay for what I needed. I also moved several times and used my credit card for security deposits. “I found I had to work overtime just to make the minimum monthly payments and wasn’t getting anywhere. This was even before the credit card companies were raising their rates.” Karen found out about Tabor’s credit counseling services in the yellow pages and decided to call because it was approved by the Better Business Bureau. She came in for an interview with Yvonne. “Yvonne was wonderful,” she says, “very kind an

From blessed to blessing others

Paul Currie was on the board of Harb Adult before they changed the name to Transitional Living Center (now TLC Lancaster). As TLC board vice president he led the organization through a successful merger with Tabor Community Services and has continued to serve on Tabor’s board. Being on the board, Paul was among the first to hear about Tabor’s 50 for 50 campaign to obtain 50 planned gifts by Tabors 50th anniversary in April 2018. Paul and his wife of 30 years, Pam, chose to give their planned gift from their will. Paul says, “It was a very simple form to fill out. Phyllis [Tabor’s VP for Development] was great. It was very easy to do.” “We have both been blessed with good family, a network of

Creating A New Life

Can you imagine being 18 years old, pregnant, homeless and living in an abandoned house? That’s where we begin Megan’s story. Meet Megan – a 32-year-old single mother of three children. Her two daughters live with her at Beth Shalom, and her son lives with Megan’s mother. Two weeks after graduating from high school, Megan moved out of her mother’s home. She became pregnant, but her boyfriend became abusive, so she left. During this time, she experienced homelessness and lived in an abandoned house. Megan returned to her mother’s home, and shortly thereafter, thinking they had worked things out, she reunited with her boyfriend. They had another child 12 months later, but then her boyfriend be

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