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CAP Lancaster Partners with First Commonwealth for a “Share the Warmth” during the month of November 

Lancaster, PA – Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County is partnering with First Commonwealth Bank for their annual “Share the Warmth” community campaign fundraiser across Pennsylvania and Ohio. Through the month of November, First Commonwealth will match dollar-for-dollar, up to $100,000 cumulatively, of money raised to Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County

“This is what Community Action is all about; building partnerships that work together to build, support, and meet the needs of their community. Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County could not provide a lot of the great programs that we do, if it were not for businesses such as FirstCommonwealth supporting us for this campaign and throughout the year.

To donate to Community Action Partnership of Lancaster County, visit and follow the instructions to select your community action agency. Additionally, donations by check will be accepted at all FirstCommonwealth community office locations, with the organization of their choosing being designated on the memo line.

“We are grateful for the work community action agencies do to serve those in need in our communities. We know our neighbors continue to face financial challenges and the agencies have been there at the front, supporting the unique needs of their residents and making resources available. This fundraiser will allow them to help more individuals and fund programmatic needs and services to help the communities where we live and work. Please join us in supporting them. Together, we can make a difference,” offered Elizabeth Saraceno, AVP and Community Engagement Manager with First Commonwealth Bank.

First Commonwealth Financial Corporation (NYSE: FCF), headquartered in Indiana, Pennsylvania, is a financial services company with 126 community banking offices in 30 counties throughout Pennsylvania and Ohio, as well as business banking centers in Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, and Canton,Cincinnati, Cleveland and Columbus, Ohio. To learn more about First Commonwealth Bank’s commitment tothe communities where they live and work, visit

About Community Action Partnership

The Community Action Partnership is Lancaster County’s largest anti-poverty organization, helping income-constrained families move toward economic empowerment. CAP’s service profile interrupts generational poverty with programs that support families and individuals at every age and place in life, in the areas of education and child development, health and nutrition, household stability and safety and empowerment. For more information, visit For immediate contact, Kristy Aurand, Chief Development Officer,