Sunday, August 5, 2012
EITC 2.0: Here’s your $50 million voucher program for the 2012-2013 school year Pennsylvania.
EITC 2.0: Here’s your $50 million voucher program for the 2012-2013 school year
Funny thing, when State Rep. Jim Christiana was speaking before the House Education Committee urging passage of the “Opportunity Scholarship” program a month ago he insisted that these were not tax dollars….
Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development
Opportunity Scholarship Organizations
ACSI Children's Tuition Fund
International Christian Schools
Silver Spring Plaza
Contact: David Hegedus
From this website: “
encourages all businesses to explore this
great opportunity to turn state tax dollars into scholarships for our students.” Bethlehem
Eastern Pennsylvania Scholarship Foundation - Diocese of
P.O. Box F
Contact: Barbara Ann Shotwell
From this website: “A Better Use for Your State Tax Dollars…
Wouldn’t you love to divert your state taxes to a really good cause that would benefit quality, cost effective Catholic schools in your community.”
Scholastic Opportunity Scholarship Fund – Diocese of
111 Boulevard of the Allies
Contact: Ronald Bowes
If Ron Bowes name sounds familiar to you it might be due to that letter he penned to parochial school parents last year urging them to lobby for vouchers….
PHILLY.COM BLOG by Amy Worden TUESDAY,
NOVEMBER 29, 2011
Lobby for school vouchers or lose your financial aid.
That was the essence of a memo to school principals in the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh last month.http://www.philly.com/philly/blogs/harrisburg_politics/Pittsburgh-Diocese-Blurring-the-lines-between-church-and-state.html