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Commonwealth Employees Celebrate Holiday Wishes

December 7th, 2023 by WCBC Radio

Cabinet members from Pennsylvania Governor Shapiro’s Administration gathered to celebrate the 33rd Annual Holiday Wish Program, which is run by Commonwealth employees. When a family or individual visits a County Assistance Office to apply for benefits, caseworkers identify families and older adults in need to take part in the Holiday Wish program. State employees, private organizations, and individuals sponsor a family or individual to ensure they receive special gifts during the holiday season. Department of Human Services Secretary Dr. Val Arkoosh revealed how many people will be touched by this year’s program…