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Employee & Volunteer Child Protection Information

This is Great News for all of our churches.  Gov. Wolf along with others in Harrisburg, PA have waived the fee for background checks and reduced the cost for employees.  We are thankful that Harrisburg has made such a great decision at a critical time.  Theses changes will take affect  July 25, 2015.  Check out this article for more information at Pennlive.   If you have questions about the changes please contact Rev. Eric Kraihanzel at  

Link to the article -- Pennlive

Gov. Wolf waives fees for background checks for volunteers and reduces the cost for employees!