August 9, 2018

When the economy took a downturn in 2008, Darin was laid off from a good-paying job in art direction and marketing with a national insurance company for whom he had worked for 10 years. The company had rel...

January 9, 2018

Marcie couldn’t believe her eyes when she saw the ad in The Penny Saver for a four bedroom apartment, 10 minutes from her son’s school, for only $600 including heat. It seemed too good to be true.

It had be...

December 6, 2017

Hikmat is a TSS (Therapeutic Support Staff), providing counseling to children. Three years ago, she needed a place to live for herself and her two children. A friend told her about the different programs t...

November 29, 2017

When Shirley’s marriage broke up, her husband said he would no longer pay the rent on their apartment. Earning minimum wage, Shirley could not afford the apartment. So she and her two boys that were still...

July 5, 2017

With last year's fiscal year ending and a new one beginning, our management team has necessarily focused in recent weeks on our operating budget as an organization – both our revenue and expenses. I am ple...

May 17, 2017

Max lives in Ephrata and heard about Tabor’s financial counseling services through the Ephrata Mennonite Credit Union (now Everence). He was working two part-time jobs and one full-time job, but still had...

January 4, 2017

Tabor Community Services is sharing some advice for consumers who are facing another new year with budget and debt concerns. A recent survey by Fidelity Investments revealed that more than a third of Ameri...

December 21, 2016

The holiday season is upon us.  As we wish good tidings to all and bless one another, may it remind us of that which we have accomplished through out the year.  As our holiday feasts come and go, may it re...

November 1, 2016

Nothing says Christmas more than twinkling lights, wreaths, and the smell of pine. Purchasing these items year after year can be costly. Trying to revive the ghosts of Christmas past can be cost effective...

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