Elizabethtown Community Calendar of Events
Etown Second Friday
Monthly community event held downtown from 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
Free Clothing Bank
Everyone is welcome to visit the clothing bank held on the second Saturday of each month from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m. at the GEARS Community Center, 70 South Poplar Street in Elizabethtown. The clothing bank is for personal use, not for resale. All clothing is donated by area churches.
7th Annual Home & Money
Founded in 1994, the Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership (LHOP) focuses on making housing affordable for low- and moderate-income families and individuals in Lancaster County. LHOP's specific mission statement is: TO CULTIVATE PARTNERSHIPS AND RESOURCES TO INCREASE THE AVAILABILITY OF QUALITY, FAIR AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING THROUGHOUT LANCASTER COUNTY. Since its inception, LHOP has provided mortgage assistance for first-time home buyers and loans for both for-profit and non-profit developers of affordable rental housing. Other activities of LHOP include Fair Housing Education and Training; Pre- and Post-Purchase Home Buyer Education; Landlord-Tenant Rights and Responsibilities; Neighborhood Housing Revitalization and the Housing Resource Center. Lancaster Housing Opportunity Partnership (LHOP) is sponsoring the 7th Annual Home & Money Fair on April 1, 2017, from 10am to 2:30pm at Bright Side Opportunity Center, 515 Hershey Ave. The event is free to all! There are seminars, vendor exhibits and door prizes! The Fair is a one-stop-shop event for anyone in our community to attend and learn about information/resources regarding: buying and selling a home, renting a property, developing effective management skills, improving credit scores, foreclosure prevention, your rights & responsibilities as a tenant or as a landlord, and much more! Professionals- such as mortgage lenders, bankers, realtors, insurance agents, home renovation contractors, and community organizations- will be available to answer your questions! Individuals can contact LHOP at 717-291-9945 or visit our website at lhop.org for further information. Contact: Laurie Moir